This document provides a step-by-step experience of staging an environment from development to a higher environment – e.g. production, using WebSphere Portal v8.5, using a JCR database copy. This can be particularly beneficial in case a large JCR database with many WCM content items exists and it is taking a vast amount of time to initially syndicate the content.
The IBM Digital Experience CF08 has new features to jumpstart theme creation and allow easier customization. The Theme Development Tools are a new platform for web developers which allows for easy theme creation. The new Simple theme template provides a responsive HTML5 based starting point with multiple patterns for navigation and footer. These features will help you create a compelling client experience and deploy in less time.