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Liferay Portal 6.x Enterprise Intranets (Update)

Navin Agarwal

A practical guide to adopting portal development best practices in an enterprise world with this book and ebook
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Book Details

ISBN 139781782162841
Paperback798 pages

About This Book

  • Integrate different applications such as LDAP, SSO, and Liferay Social Office
  • Maximize your existing and future IT investments by optimizing your usage of the Liferay portal
  • Enhance your intranet using your own innovation and Liferay portal's out-of-the-box portlets

Who This Book Is For

If you are either a beginner or advanced portal developer who wants to develop an enterprise intranet portal for business purposes, this book is for you. It will be handy for IT professionals who know the concepts and the flow about how the portal technology works. However, prior knowledge of Liferay is not essential.

Table of Contents

What You Will Learn

  • Explore the features of Liferay 6.1 and 6.2
  • Manage users, site, organization, user groups, and roles
  • Set up Web Content Management
  • Handle federated search and OpenSearch, and deploy search-based portlets
  • Study portal administration, cloud computing, performance tuning, data backup, and migration
  • Explore Liferay 6.1 Marketplace, Social Office, and custom fields
  • Enable Wiki for sharing knowledge among users
  • Understand the different controls/actions to make the portal work for an enterprise

In Detail

Liferay portal is an enterprise web platform for building business solutions that deliver immediate results and long-term value. It runs on your existing application servers, databases, and operating systems to eliminate new spending on infrastructure. Liferay portal adheres to open standards for content, portlets, web services, and front-end technologies to reduce development costs.

An in-depth guide to the new features of Liferay 6.1 and 6.2, such as Liferay Sync, Liferay Marketplace, and Recycle Bin. Packed with practical examples to help you to develop an intranet portal in quick time; this book will also give you a comprehensive knowledge of Web Content Management, RSS and WYSIWYG editors, and Document and Image management.

With Liferay Portal 6.x Enterprise Intranets (Update), you will understand why you should use Liferay to build your intranet. You will start by installing and setting up the portal, and building a homepage. Then, you will move on to publish blogs and understand how to convert documents in OpenOffice. This book will also show you how to integrate email with the Mail portlet.

Finally, the book explains the integration of Liferay with Alfresco 4.0, SSO CAS, and LDAP.


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