If you are a Java developer or administrator with a technical background and want to install and configure Liferay Portal as an enterprise intranet, this is the book for you. In short, reusable recipes help you realize business goals as working features in Liferay. This book will also give you useful hints on how to easily improve the default functionality of the system and its performance.
This book focuses on teaching by example. Every chapter provides an overview, and then dives right into hands-on examples so you can see and play with the solution in your own environment. This book is for Java developers who don't need any prior experience with Liferay portal. Although Liferay portal makes heavy use of open source frameworks, no prior experience of using these is assumed.
The Liferay Portal Administrator's Guide is your complete guide to installing, integrating, configuring, and maintaining Liferay Portal. This comprehensive guide will show you how to install Liferay Portal, configure it for your use, and maintain your Liferay-powered site on a day-to-day basis. From installing a bundle to configuring a Liferay cluster, every aspect of running Liferay Portal is covered. This newly-updated guide is your roadmap to a successful implementation of Liferay Portal. Now covering Liferay Portal 5.1 and below, this book contains the information you need to keep your portal environment running smoothly.
Part of Packt's Beginner's Guide series, each chapter follows the creation of a fictional neighbourhood site to demonstrate an aspect of Liferay portal with practical examples, screenshots, and step-by-step instructions. All you need in order to benefit from the Liferay Beginner's Guide is programming experience. No prior knowledge of Liferay is required, although experienced Liferay portal programmers who need to get up to speed with its latest features will also find this book useful.
The Liferay Portal Administrator's Guide is your complete guide to installing, integrating, configuring, and maintaining a Liferay Portal server. This comprehensive guide will show you how to bring up a Liferay Portal server and keep it running. From installing a bundle to configuring a Liferay cluster, every aspect of running Liferay Portal is covered.
Get to grips with a new technology, understand what it is and what it can do for you, and then get to work with the most important features and tasks. A simple Starter approach towards understanding significant areas of portals such as content management, document management, and collaboration. It also provides an overview of Liferay concepts and terminologies.Instant Liferay Portal 6 Starter is great for new users who want to know what Liferay is all about. It will quickly give them an overview about Liferay Portal and its features. It is also good for those who want to analyze whether Liferay is fit for their requirements and are interested in what unique features Liferay can offer.
The Definitive Guide to JavaServer Faces 2.0 Fully revised and updated for all of the changes in JavaServer Faces (JSF) 2.0, this comprehensive volume covers every aspect of the official standard Web development architecture for JavaEE. Inside this authoritative resource, the co-spec lead for JSF at Sun Microsystems shows you how to create dynamic, cross-browser Web applications that deliver a world-class user experience while preserving a high level of code quality and maintainability. JavaServer Faces 2.0: The Complete Reference features an integrated sample application to use as a model for your own JSF applications, with code available online. The book explains all JSF features, including the request processing lifecycle, managed beans, page navigation, component development, Ajax, validation, internationalization, and security. Expert Group Insights throughout the book offer insider information on the design of JSF. Set up a development environment and build a JSF application Understand the JSF request processing lifecycle Use the Facelets View Declaration Language, managed beans, and the JSF expression language (EL) Define page flow with the JSF Navigation Model, including the new "Implicit Navigation" feature Work with the user interface component model and the JSF event model, including support for bookmarkable pages and the POST, REDIRECT, GET pattern Use the new JSR-303 Bean Validation standard for model data validation Build Ajax-enabled custom UI components Extend JSF with custom non-UI components Manage security, accessibility, internationalization, and localization Learn how to work with JSF and Portlets from the JSF Team Leader at Liferay, the leading Java Portal vendor Ed Burns is a senior staff engineer at Sun Microsystems and is the co-specification lead for JavaServer Faces. He is the co-author of JavaServer Faces: The Complete Reference and author of Secrets of the Rock Star Programmers. Chris Schalk is a developer advocate and works to promote Google's APIs and technologies. He is currently engaging the international Web development community with the new Google App Engine and OpenSocial APIs. Neil Griffin is committer and JSF Team Lead for Liferay Portal and the co-founder of The PortletFaces Project. Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessonal.com/computingdownload