Customizing Web Applications Using Active Portal for JSP

Who Should Attend?
Web Programmers

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

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Description

Course Length: 3 Days

Course Description:
This course covers the customization of the Active Portal for JSP web reporting application. In a hands-on lab environment, students change the appearance and functionality of an Actuate Active Portal for JSP web site. Students work with JSPs, JavaScript, HTML, and other standard web technologies used by Actuate Active Portal. 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 Actuate Active Portal
  • Setting default locales and time zones
  • Specifying colors and fonts using cascading stylesheets
  • Changing images and layout
  • Using templates
  • Customizing navigation
  • Adding functionality to pages
  • Providing security