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JBoss Portal Server Development by Ramanujam Rao

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Portlet coordination and inter-portlet communication

Inter-portlet communication is an interesting and useful concept. Although independent portlet functionality has its own value, allowing portlets to communicate with each others can offer a richer, more composite functionality. Secondly, enterprises create portal applications for multiple functions and sometimes deploy third-party portal applications. Inter-portlet communication allows for the seamless integration of the features and functionality of these disparate portlets, to provide a cohesive and complementary set of functions.

Due to the lack of clarity on IPC in JSR-168, there was no standard way of implementing inter-portlet communication. The specification didn't address the capability ...

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