Customizing Actuate Information Console

Who Should Attend?
Web Developers and Administrators

Web server administration, familiarity with the Actuate product suite, and experience constructing web sites with HTML and JSPs.

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Description

This course covers the customization of the iPortal for JSP web reporting application. In a hands-on lab environment, students change the appearance and functionality of an Actuate iPortal for JSP web site. Students work with JSPs, JavaScript, HTML, and other standard web technologies used by Actuate Information Console. This course also describes tasks related to providing security in the web reporting site.

Each student receives a comprehensive course manual, which functions both as a workbook during class, and as a detailed reference guide once the class is completed.


  • Creating a custom reporting web site
  • Planning customization
  • Customizing text and messages displayed by iPortal
  • Setting default locales and time zones
  • Using cascading stylesheets
  • Changing images and layout
  • Using templates
  • Customizing navigation
  • Adding functionality to pages
  • Providing security