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Metal Toad: How Cloud became the most important buzzword in business

9 May 2020

How Cloud became the most important buzzword in business Joaquin Lippincott Sat, 05/09/2020 - 15:51 Read more about How Cloud became the most important buzzword in businessAdd new comment Cloud is not the first (and probably not the last) disruptor to business via software...

Drupal core announcements: Release window for core release candidates extended to next week; 9.0.0 release date still scheduled for June 3

8 May 2020

In order to best resolve some packaging, dependency, and upgrade path issues that have come to our attention in the past week, we're extending the release windows for the following releases to the week of May 11: 8.8.6 (final normal bugfix release of 8.8, which has security coverage afterward...

Mediacurrent: [New Training!] Faster Drupal Theming With a Component-Based Approach

8 May 2020

​ Announcing Our New Training Workshops Here at Mediacurrent, we’re excited to introduce live, online training series. These full-day training sessions will demonstrate how to plan, build, style, and integrate components with Drupal 8. These are hands-on workshops where you will be able to follow...

Community Working Group posts: Resources for Coping with COVID-19 Anxiety

8 May 2020

As many of us in the Drupal community are entering the second month of physical and social distancing, it is important to take a break from our - often repetitive - day-to-day activities to spend some time on self-care. This not only helps ourselves, but also those around us. With this in mind, the...

Jeff Geerling's Blog: 2020 Drupal Local Development Survey Results

8 May 2020

tl;dr: Video from CMS Philly presentation, Slides from the presentation, and scroll down to see graphs of particular interest to Drupal developers. On May 1st, Chris Urban and I presented 2020 Developer Tool Survey Results at CMS Philly. For the past few years, we've run an annual Drupal Dev...

Drupal Association blog: Lullabot: How the Drupal Association enables contribution

7 May 2020

Today's guest post by Matt Westgate, CEO of Lullabot, is the next installment in our #DrupalCares series. My thanks to Matt and the Lullabots for sharing what the Drupal Association means to them. It’s hard to believe that a little over a month ago, we were in DrupalCon planning mode. No one...

Drupal blog: New Drupal Brand Ready for Drupal 9 Launch

6 May 2020

Drupal 9 is going to be the easiest upgrade in Drupal's history. With the release of Drupal 9, the project has proven its vision of transforming the development process with an emphasis on continuous innovation and a regular update cycle. Over the course of Drupal 8's lifecycle, we've seen this...

Lullabot: Preparing Your Drupal 8 Site for Drupal 9

6 May 2020

With Drupal 9 just around the corner, there's more and more buzz about preparing for the upgrade. From a project planning perspective, what do organizations need to consider when planning for the Drupal 9 upgrade? Developers may be wondering about the technical details; how to upgrade to Drupal 9....

CiviCRM Blog: Drupal 6 support has been officially removed

6 May 2020

Drupal 6 support has been officially removed bgm 2020-05-06 - 07:35 As of CiviCRM 5.25, the minimum required PHP version is version 7.1, with PHP 7.3 being the recommended version. Since Drupal 6 does not support PHP 7.1 (except LTS vendors, such as myDropWizard), and since there are...

Tag1 Consulting: How open source can transform your business - part 2

6 May 2020

In recent years, it seems as if open source has taken the software world by storm. Nonetheless, many enterprise organizations remain hesitant to adopt open-source technologies, whether due to vendor lock-in or a preference for proprietary solutions. But open source can in fact yield substantial...