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Goverment Portal Development


This government portal, called e-Citizen Platform - Portal of the Regional Government of the Azores, is developed to provide digital services to citizens of Azores. The portal aims to efficiently communicate public information to the citizens of Azores.

Using this portal citizens can get detailed knowledge about services like hospitals, schools, job centers, tourism, etc available near the user's current location or on specific locations. It also highlights the important agenda, latest news, events, and specific warnings in concerns with available islands. This portal also provides detailed information about the government entity in a hierarchical manner.


  • Liferay 7.2
  • Spring Framework
  • MySQL
  • Elasticsearch
  • NodeJS
  • Tomcat
  • Java 1.8
  • Docker
  • Git
  • AWS

Key Technical Challenges:

  • Auto-translation of dynamic structured Journal article
  • Import large number of data from the non-Liferay system to the Liferay web content and documents with specific location and categorization
  • Location-based service and data providing
  • Social network Integration with Liferay
  • Customized authentication with SAML Auth. with Government Portal

Business + Technical Points:

  • Location-based digital Service Highlights
  • Auto-translation of Journal article using third party API
  • Import tool (developed with NodeJS) to import the Sites, Pages, Structure, Template, Web content and Documents
  • Push notifications to notify users on subscribed assets
  • Categorization of Liferay assets Web content, Documents, Events with multiple dimension
  • Customized Liferay search with Elasticsearch