Our consulting practice is lead by Principal Consultant Kito D. Mann, specializing in enterprise application architecture, training, development, and mentoring with JavaServer Faces, portlets, Liferay, and Java EE technologies. Kito is also the editor-in-chief of, co-host of the Enterprise Java Newscast, host of the JSF Podcast interview series, and the author of JavaServer Faces in Action (Manning). Mann has participated in several Java Community Process expert groups (including JSF and Portlets) and is also an internationally recognized speaker. He holds a BA in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University.

We offers the following services:


We provide expert-led customized training for JavaServer Faces (1.x, 2.0, 2.2) and related enterprise technologies such as Spring, JPA, CDI, and so on. Our courses are available online or on-site in the US and worldwide. To register for a course in the UK, please visit our partner Skills Matter

If you're interested in training on other Java technologies, check out's Java courses.


Not quite sure where to begin with JavaServer Faces, JPA, CDI, or other pieces of the Java EE stack? Implementing a portal solution using Liferay? We'll send you an expert who will provide the right mix of hands-on assistance and training that your organization requires. Whether your team has one developer or thirty, we will develop a custom program that exceeds your expectations.

Application Architecture

Expert guidance for application architecture and development processes using JSF, Java EE (EJB, CDI, JPA, etc.), Liferay, and open source technologies. And don't worry – we're not afraid to write code.

Product Development

Interested in developing JavaServer Faces components or products? Get advice from the company behind JSF Central, the #1 community for JavaServer Faces. No one knows the JavaServer Faces landscape like Virtua.

For more information on how Virtua can help your organization, contact us today.