This chapter provides a sample scenario for creating a sample JSR 168 portlet application that uses Credential Vault to log in and interact with back-end systems. You will create, deploy and run a sample portlet application using the Credential Vault to connect to a secure backend Web application. The sample scenario will allow you to understand the techniques used to develop portlets using the Credential Vault provided by IBM WebSphere Portal.
The sample scenario included in this chapter illustrates the following:
How to store credentials
How to retrieve credentials
How to log in to the Web application
How to ...