WebSphere Portal Adoption Experiences - WebSphere User

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WebSphere Portal

Adoption Experiences

At BDO Stoy Hayward, Dewhirst PLC and Rullion

Agenda


Positioning Portals


What is a portal?


Under the hood of WebSphere Portal


Use cases for portal technology


Experiences of adopting portal solutions


Applications aggregation and single sign
-
on at BDO
Stoy Hayward


Customised Business
-
to
-
Business services at Rullion


Management information and application integration at
Dewhirst Group


Agenda


How to adopt WebSphere Portal


Positioning Portals

What is a portal?

“A portal is a browser based interface to your e
-
business and conventional applications, which
allows
employees
,
customers, suppliers
and
business partners

to access customised,
aggregated information and electronic services


On
Demand”

CUSTOMISATION

AGGREGATION

Under the hood of WebSphere Portal

Portal

WebSphere Application Server

Database

Directory

WCM

IM

Collaboration

Applications

Single Sign On

Personalization

Customization

Navigation

Secure Access

IT Perspective

People Awareness

User Perspective

Integration at

the glass

Enterprise
Applications

5250/3270

Business
Intelligence

Groupware

Client Server

Syndicated
Content

Content
Management



Rapid, Role Based Deployment

Scalability and Reliability

Productivity
Portlets

Portals

Use Cases


Content

People

Applications

Processes

Common portal framework reduces costs and meets changing requirements

B2C Portals
increase
customer
loyalty and
cross
-
sell
revenue

B2E Portals improve employee productivity and speed
decision making

B2B Portals build
partner
relationships
through
integration with
your business
processes

WebSphere Portal Family

Express

Express +

Enable

Extend

Collaborative

Enterprise

Workgroup

Experiences of Adopting
Portal Solutions

Experiences


BDO Stoy Hayward


using the portal for
application aggregation and single sign
-
on


Customised business
-
to
-
business services and
advanced content management for Rullion


Application development and delivery of
applications and management information for
Dewhirst Group

BDO Stoy Hayward

BDO


Who are they?


BDO are the 5
th

largest accountancy practice in
the country


Specialise in providing comprehensive advise
and accountancy to growing businesses


Use PeopleSoft, Autonomy and Domino to
deliver business information and applications to
their consultants


The requirement


Primary Driver:


Aggregate their applications and provide Single Sign
On, to improve users access to information and reduce
password maintenance costs


Other Drivers:


Implement a new application development/delivery
platform to deliver new, more sophisticated applications

WebSphere Portal Family

Express

Express +

Enable

Extend

Collaborative

Enterprise

Workgroup

The project


Implemented Portal Enable on Intel platforms using an
Oracle database


Trained up on J2EE development, use of WebSphere
Studio Application Developer and Portal


Used LTPA to deliver single sign on over Domino


Used Portal Credential Vault to deliver Single Sign on with
Java portlets


This left holes where portlets were not being developed
specifically


Extending Single Sign On

Portal

WebSphere Application Server

Database

Directory

WCM

IM

Collaboration

Applications

TAM

Rullion

Rullion


Who are they?


Rullion is one of the largest independent
recruitment companies in the UK


Specialise in providing human resourcing
solutions for a wide variety of industries


Service multiple communities:


Candidates and Employers


Multiple industry verticals e.g. IT, Engineering,
Construction


The requirement


Primary Driver:


Deliver customised integrated services to candidates
and employers based to reduce transactions costs and
improve customer satisfaction


Deliver compelling content management, controlled by
the business


Other Drivers:


Adopt a platform and skills for future integration

WebSphere Portal Family

Express

Express +

Enable

Extend

Collaborative

Enterprise

Workgroup

The project


Implemented Portal Enable on Linux platforms for spedd
and security


Trained up on J2EE development, use of WebSphere
Studio Application Developer and Portal


Used ILWWCM (formerly known as Aptrix) to deliver
sophisticated content management


Development J2EE portlets which used web services to
integrate to line of business systems in the back office


Demo

http://www.rullion.co.uk

Dewhirst Group

Dewhirst


Who are they?


Dewhirst are an international apparel
manufacturing group


They manufacture around 80% of M&S products
as well as for other brands such as Nike and
Ralph Lauren


Rapid information dissemination and assessment
is a key issue for Dewhirst due to need to
manage stock and product quality from off
-
shore
manufacturing locations


The requirement


Primary Driver:


Deliver an intranet for the delivery of business
intelligence information to business managers around
the world


Other Drivers:


Adopt a platform for development, replacing their
traditional languages

WebSphere Portal Family

Express

Express +

Enable

Extend

Collaborative

Enterprise

Workgroup

The project


Implemented Portal Express + on a VMWare
platform


Used portal collaboration and document
functionality to deliver management information


Development J2EE portlets which integrate to
MIS systems


Trained up on J2EE development, use of
WebSphere Studio Application Developer and
Portal


Dewhirst Portal

How to adopt

WebSphere Portal

Questions?

Matthew.scullion@realsolutionsuk.com