Part III includes the following chapters:
Oracle recommends that you deploy your portal, including portlets, to a staging environment, where it can be assembled and tested before going live. In the staging environment, you use the WebLogic Portal Administration Console to assemble and configure desktops. You also test your portal in a staging environment before propagating it to a live production system.
For a view of how the tasks in this section relate to the overall portal life cycle, refer to the WebLogic Portal Overview.