Liferay Digital Experience Platform Reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars
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Head Developer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
May 18 2017

What is most valuable?

The ability to control web content within a structured version system and its unique capability to receive extension modules and plugins. The extension power makes this software a great ally for building new systems. I usually see this... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Information and content are the key elements. Using Liferay to control our web content allows us to have a centralized information hub. We can discuss, contribute, and review pieces of content as it evolves with time. All this occurs while... more»

What needs improvement?

Although it has been improving, I cannot shake the feeling that it was released too early. It came with several problems, and new releases came extremely fast to correct the previous ones. Now, in its GA3, the differences are noticeable... more»
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Head of Liferay Competence Center at a insurance company with 10,001+ employees
May 22 2017

What is most valuable?

* Flexibility to fit our business requirements under many different scenarios, from simple public web sites to customer or distributor portal solutions and intranets. * As a J2EE and open source platform, this product allow us to extend its... more»

How has it helped my organization?

A good example in my organization (insurance sector) is that we can implement public, customer, and distributor portals for many countries with different requirements, in many different languages (including Greek or Arabic, flipping the full... more»

What needs improvement?

* Business centricity with more tools relating to SEO and content targeting, for instance, cookie management to collect web data, etc. * Staging and LARs export/import features. This is always a pain in Liferay with many errors caused mostly... more»
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Technical Architect at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Mar 27 2017

What is most valuable?

There are different angles to this question. * As a developer, I like the simple and easy method of customization and development of new modules (portlets). * As a business owner, I like the security it offers along with ready-to-use features... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With Liferay, setting up an enterprise portal is very quick and easy. Its faster development methodology helps us to customize Liferay to our needs. For our organization, we have designed modules which help us with employee information,... more»

What needs improvement?

Technology trends change so quickly that a product has to continuously evolve and improve what it offers. There was a time when Liferay’s documentation was not up to the mark. However, the release of new versions and the setup of... more»
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Sr. Technology Architect / Senior Mgr at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
May 23 2017

What is most valuable?

* Overall modularity in architecture * OOTB support for SPA * Enhancements in marketing experience: user segmentation, targeting, analytics, single customer view, enhanced UI, and content management capabilities

How has it helped my organization?

Considering the overall drive towards providing a digital experience to clients, to provide a connected experience, federated touchpoints, dynamic personalization, customer context and interactions, the product has evolved very strongly from... more»

What needs improvement?

Aspects of Campaign management and audience targeting is fast maturing, where the experience tracked in online channels are feeding into the offline journeys and influencing the content promoted from that channel and vice versa the learnings... more»
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Technical Lead at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
May 11 2017

What is most valuable?

* Security: Authentication is just plug-and-play. Almost all types of mechanisms under the sun seem to be supported and a few could be used from a marketplace app. * Authorization: With roles and permission, it is very fine grained to the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Before Liferay, we had a lot of different sites. These included local setups for different purposes, and for same purposes, but with different locations. We were having a hard time collaborating through external services like email,... more»

What needs improvement?

* Theme for mobile * Loading less files on mobile with rules * Accessing Liferay as an app on mobile: The Liferay mobile SDK might solve this. * Pricing * Modularization of apps would help: Even if we don't need a particular feature, it still... more»
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What is Liferay Digital Experience Platform ?

Liferay Digital Experience Platform is an enterprise-grade platform that enables companies to create and connect personalized digital experiences across web, mobile, social, in store and other touchpoints. It provides the technical foundation (deep integration, security and modularity) for your digital business to orchestrate unique customer experiences, as well as business value features to support a deeper understanding of your customers.
Also known as
Liferay DXP
Liferay Digital Experience Platform customers
Adidas, Carrefour, Cisco Systems, Danone, Fujitsu, Lufthansa Flight Training, Siemens, Société Générale and the United Nations
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