Drupal Atlanta is growing briskly. Join us and grow with us. This group can be beneficial to business users, consultants, nonprofits, etc.
Come celebrate General Availability (GA) of Drupal 8 (D8) with the Atlanta Drupal Users Group (ADUG).
Time 17:30 (5:30pm)
Bring: You enthusiasm and all your friends!
I attached some photos from the D7 launch, which was well attended and a good time for all.
We've been getting a lot of interest for Drupal Commerce (especially migrating away from Uber Cart).
Because we've been receiving so many inquiries, we just released a Drupal Commerce eBook.
Feel free to share with your clients!
www.drupalcampchattanooga.com is live.
Nov 7th 2015 - Chattanooga State Community College
Buy registrations, submit sessions and sponsor now !
The 3rd annual Drupal Camp Chattanooga is on for Nov 7th 2015
The site is live and selling registrations, accepting submissions and sponsorships.
It will be held at Chattanooga State Community College.
A pre and post party are being organized.
Join our DUG meetings every 2nd Monday of the month!
See our Meetup page for more info and to join to keep in touch and receive updates. http://www.meetup.com/SC-Drupal-Users-Group/events/223677708/
We are now also providing a Google Hangout for those that can't join in person! https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/newvalleymedia.com/sc-dug
Hope to "see" you there!
An introduction to Amazon Web Services for Drupal Hosting
This presentation will give you all the details for do it yourself hosting with utilizing Amazon Web Services. Amazon Web Services can be used in many ways and this compliments Drupal well since you can host anything from a simple blog site to a highly complex site or application spanning many servers.
What we'll cover are some basics that will lay a foundation that can be easily built upon for virtually any type of Drupal hosting.
• A comparison of AWS hosting to traditional and specialized
• Drupal hosting providers.Read more
Two days left to register. My co-worker Rod is a knowledgable trainer with a great sense of humor. Hope you enjoy this webinar he's doing with Acquia. https://www.acquia.com/resources/webinars/10-things-site-builders-need-k...
This presentation takes a deep-dive into the methods that Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) uses in building its Drupal-powered platform, how we create rich interfaces with minimal long-term developer involvement, and how Drupal fits in to SCAD's overall digital strategy.
Technical Director, Interactive Services, SCAD
• 6:15 pm - Networking
• 6:45 pm - ADUG Business and Introductions
• 7:00 pm - Program
Directions / ParkingRead more
Learn how to setup a Drupal website as a SAML service provider and enable SSO authentication between Facebook, Twitter, Radius or other Drupal website users. We will cover back-end setup and configuration, load balancing pit falls, Drupal 6 and Drupal 7 set up, and more.
L. Preston ReynoldsRead more
This is a supplemental meetup that differs from the main ADUG monthly meetups in that there's no set time or agenda. This is a very informal gathering for anyone who interested in Drupal and who wants to get in touch with other members of the local community. Bring your laptop down and show us what you're working on or just sit back with a cup of coffee and one of Mozart's great desserts and join the chat.Read more
We will cover everything you need to know to get started with your own custom Drupal 8 theme. We will discuss best practices for:setting up a custom theme, organizing theme files, setting up Twig templates for pages, nodes, blocks and fields.
Chris’s mix of creative talent and technical understanding provides clients with high-quality screen-based experiences. His depth of experience and education brings together the disciplines of technology, writing, and design.Read more
Drupalcamp Atlanta (DCATL) is one of the southeast’s largest annual Drupal conferences attracting over 450 web developers, designers, executives and educators who are engaged with teaching and learning Drupal. This conference is comprised of multiple concurrent sessions with tracks ranging from Beginner, Design/Theming and Usability, Development and Performance, Site Building, Business Leadership, and Education. In addition there are impromptu birds of feather (BOF) sessions, code sprints all concluding with a networking reception.
At OSTraining (we were based on the north-side of Atlanta, for many years), we'd like to make sure that as many people as possible can use Drupal 8.
However, many new Drupal 8 users will need training, which can be expensive and difficult to find.
So, we're running a campaign to give everyone free access to the very best Drupal 8 training.Read more
The video for the March 12th Atlanta Drupal User's Group presentation on Migrating Weather.com is now available.
Migrating Weather.com - James Rutherford (ADUG 2015-03-12)
The Weather Channel (TWC) has one of the most highly visited Drupal web sites in the world. James Rutherford from Atlanta’s Mediacurrent gives insight into the architectural decisions that allowed them to address this complex site’s requirements.
You’ll hear about the pain points that TWC was experiencing before the conversion:
• With over 2 million locations with unique forecasts cache, efficiency was low.
Forcontu is offering 10 x Training Scholarships for the Expert in Drupal 7 online course (valued at USD1350). If you want to apply, complete the form before April 15, 2015. On April 16 we will announce the 10 winners of a scholarship to join the course completely free. The course will be conducted from May 4 to December 4 (7 months).
More information and registration at:Read more
The Weather Channel (TWC) has one of the most highly visited Drupal web sites in the world. Join James Rutherford from Atlanta’s Mediacurrent to gain insight into the architectural decisions that allowed Mediacurrent to address this complex site’s requirements.
Learn how Mediacurrent and TWC to worked together to understand and tackle the many engineering challenges that arose. The Weather Channel’s migration to Drupal included both addressing editorial concerns and replacing legacy systems and taking over the front end serving.
See it in action at http://www.weather.com/.Read more
ATTENTION: Developers who need up their game in Drupal
“PHP, Java + + + … are you a pro at all these and want to feel as confident in Drupal? Give us two days and you will!”
Join us …
Atlanta: Drupal Explained Training March 5 & 6, 2015.
Drupal Explained Training is a 2-day class designed to quickly get you up-and-running with Drupal.
Other students said:
“We covered a large range of topics in a short time.”
“It was easy to get the teacher's attention and specialized attention. Good progression.”Read more
Celebrate Drupal, a Drupal Development and Staffing firm located in the Seattle area www.celebratedrupal.com is seeking resumes for remote On Shore back end development and Architect resources with a range of 2 - 10+ years experience working with PHP, Drupal and common web languages.
If located in the D.C. or NYC metro areas can work in the office if they so choose.
The individual should be comfortable with the Drupal API and creating custom modules. Prior contributions to Drupal.org a plus but not necessary. Familiarity with GIT and popular cloud hosting also a plus.Read more
The DevOps Lead role at Mediacurrent is exposed to a variety of learning opportunities and challenging assignments. You will collaborate with some of the top minds in the industry. This opportunity offers a career progression that will gradually expand and sharpen your skills. This individual will play a critical role in supporting and developing customer sites. Additionally, the DevOps Lead will help push a number of internal projects forward.Read more