Oracle Instant Portal

Oracle Instant Portal is a feature of OracleAS Portal that offers a point-and-click solution for building your portal, and is ideal for companies and departments that require cost-effective, easy-to-build, easy-to-maintain content portals. The solution features pre-generated pages, a compelling in-place content and page editing experience, simple customization and branding capabilities, and easy-to-use dialogs and menus for styling and user management.

Oracle Instant Portal is immediately available in both Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One, and Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.2) Standard and Enterprise Editions. Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One is a complete, integrated application server. It has the same functionality as Oracle Application Server Standard Edition, but has been tailored and packaged to meet the requirements of small to medium businesses and departments.

Technical Information

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Demonstrations
Focus Area Bullet. Instant Information Sharing with Oracle Instant Portal (viewletcam, 6:12 minutes)
In this demonstration you will see how Oracle Instant Portal enables Instant Information Sharing, by providing an out-of-the-box portal solution designed for companies and departments that require cost-effective, easy-to-build, easy-to-maintain content portals.
Focus Area Bullet. Using Oracle Instant Portal (viewlet, 15:37 minutes)
In this demonstration, you will see how quick and easy it is to get a portal up and running with Oracle Instant Portal. First, you will see the Oracle Instant Portal as it comes, right out of the box. Then you will explore some point and click customizations you can make to the portal. These include branding the portal; adding, renaming, and resequencing pages; and adding content.
Focus Area Bullet. Managing Users and Rights (viewlet, 3:22 minutes)
In this demonstration, you will see how simple it is to create users and secure content with Oracle Instant Portal.
Collateral
Focus Area Bullet. Oracle Instant Portal Getting Started Guide
This guide offers a great introduction to Oracle Instant Portal and its features for quickly building content rich portals.
Focus Area Bullet. Oracle Instant Portal FAQs
Get answers to frequently asked technical questions about Oracle Instant Portal.
Focus Area Bullet. Creating a Company Portal Instantly with Oracle Application Server 10 g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One
This presentation showcases the main features by building, populating and securing a company portal from start to finish in just a few minutes.
Tutorial
Focus Area Bullet. Building Portals with Oracle Instant Portal
This tutorial shows you how quick and easy it is to build and manage content-sharing portals with Oracle Instant Portal. You will first learn how to create an instant portal based on a custom taxonomy. You will then upload several different types of content into the portal, and also create a user and grant privileges to that user. Before you start the tutorial, see a demonstration of the completed portal that you will start building in the tutorial: Oracle Instant Portal - An End User Quick Tour (viewlet, 8:30 minutes).
Technical Articles
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MetaLink Note: Oracle Instant Portal Troubleshooting Guide
This note provides answers to commonly asked questions and offers solutions to errors that may be encountered while working with Oracle Instant Portal.

Focus Area Bullet. Technote: Migrating Oracle Instant Portal from Oracle Application Server 10 g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One to the Standard and Enterprise Editions (10.1.2.0.2)
This technical note describes how Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One customers can take advantage of the additional features of Oracle Application Server Standard and Enterprise Editions by migrating their Oracle Instant Portal page groups from Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.1) Standard Edition One to Oracle Application Server 10g Release 2 (10.1.2.0.2).
Related Links
Focus Area Bullet. Oracle Application Server Standard Edition Reviewer's Guide
Focus Area Bullet. Oracle Application Server Standard Edition One FAQs
Focus Area Bullet. Oracle Application Server Standard Edition One Overview