Providing Calendar Data within the Portal

One of the most common requests by myRutgers users was for a calendar within the portal. This presentation will cover: enhancing value through portal integration, leveraging existing systems/functionality, use cases, a standards based approach for integrating calendaring data, and a demonstration of the architecture and implementation of the Rutgers Calendar Summary channel.


  • User requests
  • What our users really wanted
  • Personalization
  • Aggregation
  • One-stop shopping
  • Sensible defaults
  • Use Cases
    • Pre-populated Events
    • Subscription
    • Aggregation
  • Open calendaring standards
  • Calendar Summary Channel
    • Architecture
    • Implementation
    • Configuration