Portlet Container 1.0 FCS is now available in the new Java Application Platform SDK Update 3 Preview release.
Download the Java Application Platform SDK Update 3 Preview.
The previous release Java Application Platform
SDK Update 2 had Portlet Container 1.0 Beta. This has been
updated to 1.0 FCS in Java Application Platform SDK Update 3 Preview.
If you are building your portlets for your business needs, you need not
use a fully featured commercial grade Portal Server, but can use this
lightweight environment for your purposes. You will find that the
Portlet Container is easier to get started with and easier to understand.
- Supports all features supported by Portlet Container 1.0 Beta
- Now portlets can be deployed/undeployed using command line or through autodeploy
- Contains some critical bug fixes
- 508 Compliant
- Localized to Chinese and Japanese
Link to resources and docs for Portlet Container 1.0 Component
Netbeans Portlet Plugin is available that helps
developers to develop, deploy and test portlets on the Portlet Container
Check Satya's blog for more details.
Also you are free to use your choice of tools to develop portlets and
test it on the Portlet Container.
Portlet Container is an open source project on
It is subproject of the Portal Project