Liferay is open source licensed enterprise portal. It is included in Gartner Magic Quadrant in Leader quadrant. You could use Liferay as : Enterprise Portal, Intranet Portal, Knowledge Management, or as simple as Content Management System.
Some available portlets in Liferay : Blogs, Document and Media Library, Polling, Web form, Dynamic Data List, Message Board, Wiki.
This course provides you a comprehensive knowledge and exercise about Liferay.
You will get:
This course will regularly updated to reflects Liferay newer version, so you can stay up-to-date with the changes.
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Liferay is enterprise portal and portal intranet solution with open source license. Liferay is the only open source solutions that become a leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant. Liferay is an effective solution for collaboration and communication within the company, content management and knowledge management.
It's pretty simple to create site, we will discuss the basics of creating and configuring Sites, and take a look at the pieces the hold a Site together. But we will take a look at each application on managing application section.. So, Let's try to create a new site within 15 minutes..
From this lecture, we will guide the student to get maximum benefit from this course. hopefully, you can learn more about Liferay from this course.
This lecture will be very important, because the students must know how to install the Liferay on the PC. so every student can learn more about Liferay.
Free download the liferay PDF guide here. It will make easy for student to following this course.
This video will teach you more how to manage their portal pages by changing the preferences, look and feel, applying a different color, exporting and importing the portal pages.
We will learn more about organization, site, role and group. User will be know what is different between organization, site and group.
Liferay Portal provides a 60+ applications and tools included in the form of applications. These applications are available out of the box or in the form of plugins. This section will describes the most important of them.
This portlet allows you to run your own Blogs service. Every user can write a new entries. if it is displayed in a page of a public site, it will show blog application from most of them.
This Application just like forum that can be used as communication facilities to discuss some specific topic.
The Polling Application is allows users and administrators to create multiple choice polls that keep track of votes and display results on the page.
This application is used to storing and sharing document or another file. if you add multiple Documents and Media portlets to pages in the same site, these portlets by default share the same data sets since they are scoped by site.
The web forms portlet is a tool that allows a web administrator to define a form to be published in the website. Users visiting the website can then fill the form which is then sent to a configured email address or saved.
Iframe portlet allows to embed another link in an iframe page. Furthermore, users can watch via iframe page without losing the context of the portal page. Iframe portlet will adjust to the size of the HTML page if the page is hosted on the same server. The browser will add a scrollbar if the page does not match the size of the embedded iframe.
This application will displays announcement messages to the portal users.
This application is typically used for displaying information that is static for example Information about the company on Homepage.
Calendar Application allows users to create, manage, and search for events. Events can be shared across communities, and event reminders can be set up to alert users of upcoming events by email, IM, or SMS.
A Dynamic Data List (DDL) is a user-defined collection of records. The records in a Dynamic Data List are composed of various field types such as text, date, integer, check box, etc.
Has fucntionality like wikipedia, which provides information on certain terms.
Allows users to publish any type of content in your portal as if it were a Web Content. It allows filtering either through a set of publishing rules or by manual selection.
Displays a trail of “parent” pages for the current page. The Breadcrumb Portlet can be placed on public portal pages as a navigational aid when using Liferay to publish websites.
Workflow can be used to manage a job. For example there are members who want to add information to the Blogs, before it can be published, the information needed approval from the admin.
Using this application, Users can drag and drop portlets into other portlets, making complex page layouts possible.
Use this checklist to find out how much we learn about Liferay on this course.
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In this course, we will give you bonus, Custom color scheme script. So the students can using this bonus to change the theme of portal.
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