Sun announces the creation of the OpenPortal community which will focus
on the development of standards-based enterprise-class portal
technologies. You can access the OpenPortal community on java.net.
Sun recently contributed the Sun Java System Portal Server 7.1 source
into the OpenPortal community. The source code is a read-only,
non-buildable version that you can download from the OpenPortal Downloads page. A buildable version of the source code will be available later this month, the Roadmap page has more details.
The Sun Java System Portal Server 7.1 includes features such as
- identity-based content delivery,
- community framework (including wiki
- plugins for portlet development in Eclipse and NetBeans,
Developers can now use, reproduce, modify, sublicense
and redistribute the portal source code under the terms of the Common
Development and Distribution License (CDDL). You will also find
several Developer Resources available on the OpenPortal Downloads
Moving forward, all Sun Java System Portal Server development, including buildable source and binaries, will be available
in the OpenPortal