Getting started with Portlet Factory 6.1
This popular document is now updated for Portlet Factory 6.1. Learn key Portlet Factory concepts and best practices. Includes information on creating data services, developing portlet user interfaces, debugging techniques, best practices for deployment, and selecting builders for common tasks.
Business Process Integration Extension for IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory
This asset accelerates, simplifies and reduces the skills required for the development of web based or portal based user interfaces (UI) for human tasks in Business Process Management (BPM) solutions.
WebSphere Portlet Factory Rich Client Platform Support
Developing and deploying WebSphere Portlet Factory Portlets for use in composite applications on rich client platforms including Lotus Expeditor and Lotus Notes 8.
Portal Application Development using WebSphere Portlet Factory Redbook
This Redbook has recently been published. This 700-page book has lots of information about a whole range of Portlet Factory development topics.
This page has information about team development topics such as working with source control and organizing directories.
Best Practices for Creating Portlets with WebSphere Portlet Factory
This presentation from the 2007 WebSphere Portal Technical Conference describes some best practices for developing with Portlet Factory.
Performance best practices
This page collects some best practices for Portlet Factory related to performance and memory. This is not a comprehensive list, and most of the best practices for the underlying platforms - WebSphere Portal, J2EE and WebSphere Application Server, and Java - are also applicable for Portlet Factory applications.
Portlet Factory Architecture presentation
This presentation gives an overview of Portlet Factory architecture including builders and profiling.
Concepts (basics and beyond)
Using the Portlet Factory is a new way of thinking about development, and you will not get maximum use out of it until you buy in. You do not work with the application directly, you work with Builders that create the application. In the simplest cases, this seems like more work than just writing the Java and JSP yourself, but once you understand how Builders can work tongether, and constuct elements from the context built by the other Builders, you will see how powerful it can be.
Getting started with WebSphere Portlet Factory V6.0.1
Learn key Portlet Factory concepts and best practices. Includes information on creating data services, developing portlet user interfaces, debugging techniques, best practices for deployment, and selecting builders for common tasks.
Best practices for model development
A collection of best practices, tips, and suggestions from the Portlet Factory development team.
Developing portlets using Eclipse and WebSphere Portlet Factory
Learn how to develop a WebSphere portlet application for IBM WebSphere Portal V5.1 using Eclipse and WebSphere Portlet Factory.
Introducing WebSphere Portlet Factory HTML Templates
Use WebSphere Portlet Factory HTML templates to create a custom, handcrafted appearance for your applications without coding the HTML by hand.