New to WebSphere Portal
provides a high level overview of WebSphere Portal.
IBM WebSphere Portal Business Solutions:
This catalog has news, information about solutions, samples, demos, and much more.
- Read the
JSR 168: Portlet Specification.
Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Horizontal Portal Products, 2006:
Learn more about the horizontal portal product market.
Opening the door to a service oriented architecture
IBM Workplace, Portal and Collaboration products for an SOA.
SOA describes SOA
services and products from IBM.
- Learn more about the
IBM SOA Foundation.
- One of IBM Redbooks,
IBM Rational Application Developer V6 Portlet Application Development and Portal Tools,
provides an overview and hands-on scenarios to help you design, develop and
implement portlet applications using Rational Application Developer V6.0 and the
provided Portal Tools.
- Read about the
OASIS Web Services for Remote Portlet (WSRP)
technical committee, which is standardizing presentation-oriented Web services for
use by aggregating intermediaries, such as portals.
- The IBM WebSphere Portal Version 6.0 Information
How WSRP works.
"Architecting on demand solutions, Part 18: Use IBM WebSphere Integration Developer to assemble components"
(developerWorks, Feb 2006) explains how to set up human tasks, business process
integration, and security.
IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory:
Read about the features and benefits.
A Portal May Be Your First Step to Leverage SOA:
This Gartner Management Update explains that to implement a service-oriented
architecture (SOA), companies must consider what steps and technologies are
involved. Portals represent a logical first step in the process.
Get products and technologies
a free, trial version of Rational Application Developer V7
to use with this tutorial.
- Download a
free, trial version of WebSphere Portal Express V6 to use with this tutorial.
IBM product evaluation versions
and get your hands on application development tools and middleware products from
DB2®, Lotus®, Rational®, Tivoli®, and
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