IBM WebSphere Portal Primer

IBM WebSphere Portal Primer

eBook - 2003
Rate this:
Book News
After walking through the process of installing the WebSphere portal server on Windows 2000, Linux, Solaris, and AIX, this guide for novice developers offers ideas for establishing a portal site's unique look and feel, introduces the portlet API, and overviews the personalization component of the portal. Later chapters address security measures, search engines, site analytics, the WebSphere content publisher, out of the box portlets, and collaboration components. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Independent Publishing Group
What makes the WebSphere programming model so compelling? Why is WebSphere Portal server fast becoming the world’s premier portal server in sales and functionality? What are portlets? What is the open Portlet API? How is it possible to secure and manage large Web portals that each have their own distinctive look? Does WebSphere Portal support B2B, or B2C, or B2E, or all of them? Which topologies does it support? Is it J2EE certified? This book answers these and many more such questions and covers everything from basic e-commerce concepts to advanced three-tier Internet topologies. Completely updated for V5.1.x, the authors systematically guide you through IBM’s WebSphere Portal product, which includes the Portal server, the Personalization server, Workplace Web Content Management, Document Manager, versatile search engine, collaboration component, new Virtual Portal and Business Process Integration, and Task Management features. Software developers who are creating simple portlets and JavaServer Pages (JSPs) or are well-versed in using JavaBeans will find this book’s contents relevant. It covers installation, configuration, administration, tuning, and usage of WebSphere Portal server software. It discusses portlets, servlets, security, single sign-on, transactions, session management, and scaling as it relates to WebSphere Portal server.

Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : IBM Press, ©2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781931182133
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Gadepalli, Venkata


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings


Find it at SSFPL

To Top