Build Java-based custom intranet systems on top of Liferay portal
Learn to use Liferay tools to create your own applications as a Java developer, with hands-on examples
Customize Liferay portal using the JSR-286 portlet, extension environment, and Struts framework
Build your own Social Office with portlets, hooks, and themes and manage your own community
The only Liferay book aimed at Java developers
Liferay portal is one of the most mature portal frameworks in the market, offering many key business benefits that involve personalization, customization, and workflow. If you are a Java developer who wants to build custom web sites and intranet applications using Liferay portal, this is where your search ends.
This book shows how Java developers can use Liferay as a framework to develop custom intranet systems, based on Liferay portal platform thus helping you to maximize your productivity gains. Get ready for a rich, friendly, intuitive and collaborative end-user experience!
The author's experience customizing Liferay using Java enables him to explain in a clear and precise manner how to build custom systems on top of Liferay portal.
Using this book you can customize Liferay into a single point of access to all an organization's data, content, web content, and other information from both existing in-house applications (HR, CRM) and external sources (such as Alfresco, FatWire, Magnolia, Vignette).