Liferay Portal Administration


This training course is prepared for a non-technical person and also for developers, architect and project managers to get hands-on on Liferay Portal, Portlet architecture and setting up and managing the Liferay Administration. This is a must do training for individuals who wish to become Liferay Portal Administrator. One will get benefited from hands-on approach to learn the material effectively and quickly, prepared by industry experienced trainers. Through the many of the exercises interspersed throughout the course, will learn to perform all of the functions, which maximizes the knowledge and ability to learn everything. This training is focusing on subject of Liferay Portal Administration.


  • 2-3 years of working experience in java.
  • Prior exposure to J2EE environment will be an added advantage.
  • Reasonably good database skills.

Hardware & Software requirement

  • System configuration - Intel P4 / Core 2 / Dual Core processor with 2 GB RAM
  • Operating system - Microsoft Windows XP with Admin access

Course Contents

Day 1: Liferay Portlets and Portal Architecture

  • Introduction of Liferay Portal
  • Liferay Tomcat Bundle Installation
  • MySQL Database Integration
  • Add Portlets
  • Manage Pages
    • Look & Feel
    • Export / Import
  • Page Layout
  • Portal Control Panel
  • Navigation - Go to
  • Liferay Portal Architecture
    • User, Groups & Roles Management
  • Organization and Community Management
  • Content Management Portlets
    • Web Content, Document Library & Image Library, Asset Publisher, etc..
  • Collaboration Portlets
    • Blog, Wiki, Message Board, Calendar, Chat & Email
  • Social Networking Portlets
    • Wall, Activities, Friends, Request, etc..
  • Tags & Categories
  • Build your own Portal using Out-of-box portlets

Day 2: Settings and Administration

  • Introduction to Liferay Plugins
  • Plugins Management
    • Plugins Configuration
    • Plugins Installation
    • Plugins Update Manager
  • Custom Fields
  • Organization and Community Settings
    • Virtual Hosting
    • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Monitoring
    • Staging
  • Portal Settings
    • Authentication - LDAP, SSO
    • Mail
    • Display Settings
  • Portal Monitoring
  • Server Administration
    • Log Level
    • Properties
    • Open Office
  • Portal Instances
  • Liferay Workflow
  • WSRP

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