Subject: CM WebClient December 2020 Newsletter

December 2020
VIDEO TUTORIAL: WebClient Single Sign On and Multi-factor Authentication
Ease-of-use and security are often at odds with each other when creating login systems for applications. Creating a Single Sign On (SSO) login along with Multi-factor authentication is an increasingly viable option.

Lily Taharudin's highly-rated CA Plex/2E Virtual Conference hands on training workshop covers an introduction to the Keycloak open source tool for Single Sign On and Multi-Factor Authentication. This hands-on lab video demonstrates how to integrate WebClient with Keycloak openID connect protocol authentication.

Learn how to set up Keycloak from scratch, configure settings in the Keycloak admin console, secure your web application using Keycloak Tomcat adapter, implement multi-factor authentication with single sign-on, and much more.

CM WebClient Knowledgebase
Implementing CHART.CTRL In CM WebClient

WebClient supports displaying data in several basic charts based on the C3 and D3 JavaScript libraries. Chart.ctrl now allows you to display your data in pie, donut, line, bar, and spline chart formats.

Sending Mail with WebClient

With WebClient, sending email is simple and customizable.

Our latest tutorial provides an easy-to-follow example that you can use as the basis for your own project. Just modify the source code and function as needed.

Follow along with the full tutorial.

Create An Outlook-Style Events Calendar

Calendar views are a must-have for many web-based applications. Normally, coding them into your app becomes a real challenge when your users are on the go and have a need for mobile-based viewing.

Create Rich Tooltips and Popups

In many Plex applications, basic screens show only “need to know” information, with a link to more detail. With CM WebClient, create handy tooltips that provide a better user experience.

Knowing When Enough is Enough in Mobile Design

As programmers have learned since the beginning of coding, it can be difficult to feel your program is ‘done.’ There’s always more tweaking you can do, but are you really making it better?

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Better Display of Static Content

Content sourced from a database table can be concise but confusing and less than helpful.

Improve the display of your data with custom html and provide a much better experience for your users.

Follow along with the full tutorial
WATCH: December 16th CA Communities Webcast
The December 16th, 2020  CA 2E (SYNON) and CA Plex Community Webcast is now streamable online.

Community President Roger Griffith updated the community on the highly successful conference and gathered community input for the next conference for Fall 2021.

Presenters dove into a topic that has been frustrating developers for some time – effectively debugging your enterprise CA 2E and CA Plex applications.
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