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Liferay in Action: The Official Guide to Liferay Portal Development by Richard Sezov, Jr.

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Chapter 1. The Liferay difference

This chapter covers

  • Understanding portals then and now
  • Exploring what Liferay is and how to work with it
  • Defining basic portal concepts
  • Using Liferay to design a portal

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