Containers are a specialized group of controls that can contain other controls. Some containers are used for layout purposes, but some can be used to provide additional behavior to the controls they contain. Several containers are designed for use with collections of data (such as the view, data table, and repeat controls). Other containers allow you to more efficiently use the real estate within your XPage (the tabbed panel and section controls). The following containers are available for use within XPages:
• Data table
• Include page
• Tabbed panel
The following sections describe these containers in detail.
The panel container is used to layout its children within a rectangular area ...