Portals are Websites or services that offer a broad array of resources and services,
such as e-mail, forums, search engines, content and on-line shopping malls. The
first Web portals were online services, such as America Online (AOL), Yahoo! that
provided access to the Web, but by now most of the traditional search engines have
transformed themselves into Web portals becoming an online interaction point for
It has now become imperative for portals to be able to scale & meet these high
traffic volumes and to competitively offer additional services. The success of a
portal also lies in aggregating and deploying fresh content and offer personalization
options to its users.
Building a portal involves integrating diverse technology applications & content
aggregation and delivery to be delivered via a uniform easy to use browser based
user interface to the user. These services are in turn delivered by multiple applications
which are not usually available from the same stable. Issues like user management,
single sign-on and user synchronization, as well as maintenance of user and application
states across these applications become vital.
Being the forerunner of city based portals in India with virtualpune.com and years
of experience of portal development and maintenance, we have the expertise to architect,
build, deploy, host, upgrade and manage portals and vortals. We have developed a
suite of portal building & maintenance tools, Content management system &
interactive portal applications that can be customized and deployed easily and quickly.