One way to make sure that your users receive information that is in context is by mashing up related task flows, portlets, or other components together so that their content is always synchronized. To provide a rich, dynamic portal, WebCenter Portal lets you to wire together Oracle ADF Faces components, WSRP portlets, PDK-Java portlets, task flows, gadgets, widgets, Web Parts, and more.
For example, suppose you have the Stock Price and Stock Headlines portlets on the same page. These portlets—which are wired together—are based on the stock ticker symbol. When the stock ticker symbol is changed in the Stock Price portlet, the Stock Headlines portlet picks up that change and refreshes with headlines for the same ticker symbol.