2.2. Developing applications for WebSphere Portal

Rational Application Developer includes many tools to help you quickly develop portals and individual portlet applications. In this section, we will cover some basic portlet development strategies and provide an overview of the tools included with IBM Rational Application Developer V6.0 to aid in development for WebSphere Portal.

2.2.1. Portal samples and tutorials

Rational Application Developer also comes with several samples and tutorials to aid you in development for WebSphere Portal. The Samples Gallery provides sample portlet applications to illustrate portlet development.

To access portlet samples, click Help → Samples Gallery. Then expand Technology samples and Portlet. Here you can select ...

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