Documentation improvements and changes

Documentation improvements in this release build on the iterative improvements introduced in the previous release and are designed to improve portal users' experience. Don't forget that you can share your thoughts about the documentation with us. Tell us what you think using the Submit Feedback button, available on almost every topic.

Restructured instructions for integrating Lotus Domino products

Tasks that are required to integrate Lotus Domino, IBM Lotus Sametime, and IBM Lotus Quickr with WebSphere Portal now follow a more linear, task-based approach that ensures a more successful outcome.


A new glossary explains key terms, definitions, and concepts that portal newcomers are likely to encounter. Information center content has also been reviewed and updated to address inconsistencies in terminology.

Properties files

The,, and are published in the WebSphere Portal wiki. The wiki articles include examples, valid values, and descriptions to help you determine what value to provide for a given property.

The documentation team and other IBM teams will update the properties to provide more examples and clarity as needed.

More graphics

More topology diagrams were added to illustrate different WebSphere Portal deployments in your network.

Documentation resources

To help you navigate the different information resources, a new topic was added to explain what to expect from the Information Center, Support site and WebSphere Portal Family wiki.

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