ATG Targeting Servlets/Droplets.

ATG framework provides five out of the box targeting droplets/servlets. Refer ATG droplet design and ATG custom droplet to understand more abut ATG droplets. What is targeting? The selection of potential customers to whom a business wishes to sell products or services. A target market is the segment of the population to which you intend [...]
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User registration page in ATG using DSPs and Handler.

ATG comes with powerful out of the box components to build e-commerce websites with minimal effort. Today we will create a simple user registration page using DSP tags and ProfileFormHandler Component. Steps to create a user registration page. 1. Import the DSP tab libraries.

2. Import the ProfileFormHandler Component. This is an out of [...]
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ATG Generic Session Manager/Session Tracking.

There is a very useful out of the box component named GenericSessionManager in ATG. GenericSessionManager component helps you to track down all session scope objects and it’s state. 1. You can access the GenericSessionManager from the URI given below. (This is part of the ATG dyn admin component browser) http://host:port/dyn/admin/nucleus/atg/dynamo/servlet/sessiontracking/GenericSessionManager/ 2. Once you click on [...]
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ATG Composite Repository.

ATG Data anywhere architecture provide capability to map multiple data-store to a single repository. Consider a scenario in which you have only the user-id in the relational database and rest of attributes like name and address are in LDAP server. ATG composite repository will help you in this situation. How to create ATG secure repository? [...]
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Open source to ATG transition.

This post is for java open source developers who are trying to learn proprietary Oracle ATG framework. ATG is a framework and a commerce solution at the same time. Both framework and solution components are written in Java/JEE technologies. In this post I would try to compare the ATG terms with the open source concepts. [...]
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Oracle ATG Certifications.

Oracle offers three ATG certifications. 1. Oracle ATG Web Commerce PreSales Specialist. 2. Oracle ATG Web Commerce Sales Specialist. 3. Oracle ATG Web Commerce Suite 10 Implementation Developer Certified Implementation Specialist. (1Z0-510) ATG Pre-Sale and Sale certifications are online and made available only through partner network. Third one is developer certification and you can take [...]
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ATG REST multipart input customizer.

ATG REST module provides two input customizers out of the box.   1. JSONInputCustomizer   2. XMLInputCustomizer This means that you can send the request parameters in JSON format or XML format and ATG REST is capable of handling it. In the current version of ATG, it doesn’t provide input customizers to parse the multipart form data. [...]
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ATG Secure Repository.

The ATG secured repository system works in conjunction with the ATG Security System to provide fine-grained access control to repository item descriptors, individual repository items, and even individual properties through the use of Access Control Lists (ACLs). The secured repository feature permits you to control the access users have to assets, asset properties, and asset [...]
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