Importing WSRP Portlet Definitions

To import a WSRP portlet definition using the Import Portlet Definition wizard:

  1. Make sure that the producer Web URL is available.

  2. Log on to PPM.

  3. From the menu bar, select Open > Administration > Portlet Definitions > Import a Portlet Definition.

    The Choose Portlet Type step of the Import Portlet Definition page appears.

  4. Select WSRP Portlet - Created according to WSRP specifications.

  5. Click Next.

    The Define Producer Web Service step of the Import Portlet definition page appears.

  6. Select either a Predefined Producer URL (define new producers by clicking the Manage WSRP Producers button) or Producer URL (provide the URL for the Web service providing portlet definitions using WSRP).

    Note: If you are importing a portlet from another PPM instance, use the following URL: http://<Host>:<Port>/dashboard/wsrp4jproducer.wsdl.

  7. Click Next.

    The Web service is contacted to determine what portlet definitions are available.

    The Select from Available Portlets page appears.

  8. Select a portlet.

    Note that only one portlet can be selected at a time.

    If no portlet definitions are available (that is, all of the portlet definition are selected):

    • Click Back to return to the previous page.

    • Click Cancel to stop.

  9. Click Next.

    The Enter Portlet Information step of the Import Portlet Definition page appears.

  10. Provide the general information using the details from the Portlet Information section of the table included in Step 5 (Provide the portlet details using the information from the following table.).

  11. Click Next.

    The Configure Portlet Communication step of the Import Portlet Definition page appears.

    If portlet communication is enabled, you must provide an event topic.

    Use the auto-complete button to provide an existing event topic or click Manage event topics to add a new topic or delete an existing topic.

  12. Click Next.

    The Configure Access step of the Import Portlet Definition page appears.

  13. (Optional) Configure the user and administrator access using the details provided in Step 10 (If you do not want to change any of the remaining default values, click Finish. Otherwise, click Next.).

  14. Click Finish.

    The confirmation page appears.

  15. Review the Import Portlet Definition page and verify that the import was successful.

  16. (Optional) Select the link of your choice.