I continue to be amazed at the frequency of how often this question comes up:
"Should we use a Portal platform to build out our Intranet / Customer Extranet / [Fill in your scenario], or not?"
The key reason why this keeps coming up is that there is a considerable overlap between Portal tools and Web Content and Experience Management (WCXM) tools. Often, there are three options that you have here:
Besides our detailed evaluations, we have addressed these options in a few other advisory papers and this blog post is really to serve as a pointer to those.
In the meantime, if you're an enterprise struggling with this choice, feel free to contact us for a personal advisory session.
Portals and Content Integration Evaluation Stream looks at... WebClipping in Mahsup Center
"Other notable shortcoming in Mashup Center is the fact that unlike most of its competitors, it does not provide web-clipping features out of the box. You can use WebSphere Portal's web-clipping portlet, but then that's not part of Mashup Center's offering...."
Learn the real strengths and weaknesses of major Portals vendors from around the world, in our Portals & Content Integration evaluation research stream.
Tags: Portals & Content Integration, Web Content & Experience Management, Intranets / Digital Workplace, Marketplace at Large, Selecting Technology, Adobe CQ5 , FatWire Content Server, Liferay Portal , Mashup Center, WebSphere Portal Server
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