The Western Massachusetts Drupal User Group has been formed to create positive and supportive learning opportunities for people who work, or want to work in the Drupal Content Management System throughout the pioneer valley and beyond.
This community meets monthly to share Drupal skills and tips. We welcome all individuals regardless of skill level or experience. Meetings are held at various locations, including local web developer offices and colleges.
We operate an irc channel on Freenode: #drupal-westernma.
Isovera will be holding our Building for Performance in Drupal workshop on June 9th and 10th. We have an early bird special of 10% off available if you register before May 27th.
By the end of this course, you'll be able to:
-Understand and use the Drupal Core performance settings
-Understand the basic PHP/Drupal execution flow
-Understand and configure the different types of caching in Drupal
-Implement alternative caching backends like Memcache and Redis
-Set up and configure Varnish and understand reverse proxy caching
We are thrilled to offer Drupal 8 Layout and Theming, in Waltham, MA on June 16th and 17th, 2016! The registration fee is $795 and we're offering a 10% off for anyone registering before June 9th.Read more
In 2014, when naming the newly founded “New England Drupal Camp” (NEDCamp), the vision was to have a regional camp. After two successful years of hosting NEDCamp in Rhode Island, it’s time to explore New England.
Members of the New Hampshire Drupal community have joined forces with the NEDCamp team. We are happy to announce -
The New England Drupal camp will be held at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, New Hampshire on Saturday, October 1, 2016. On Friday, September 30, Drupal training will be offered.Read more
We are hosting our training of Module Development on November 19th and 20th.
By the end of the training you will be able to:
- Understand Drupal's hook system and development architecture
- Learn about the construction of 90% of Drupal modules
- Know how to develop simple to complex modules
- Know how to insert and extract data using Drupal's core database abstraction layer
- Be able to responsibly modify contributed modules using patches
- Understand best practices, security techniques, conventions and coding standards
We will be hosting our Drupal 7 in a Day training at our Waltham, MA office on October 30th. The workshop will run from 10:00AM to 5:00PM.
If you'd like more information, or would like to register, please visit this link: https://www.isovera.com/event/training/drupal-7-day-10
Tomorrow is New England Drupal camp! Interested in attending? Change of plans? There are STILL TICKETS available!$20 for a full day of sessions, food, networking, learning, and listening to Holly Ross, Executive Director of the Drupal Association.
For those that have signed up (and for those still thinking about it), parking can be a challenge on Providence's East Side, but there are options:
Western Massachusetts Drupal Service Providers
This page is a list of both companies and individuals in Western Massachusetts that work with Drupal and provide Drupal related services. You are welcome to add or edit this wiki page. Adding links and geographical locations is encouraged.
Consulting and Development Firms
- Common Media | Drupal development and consulting services, specializing in work for universities and foundations.
- Knectar Design
- Last Call Media | Featured Drupal Service Provider
- Studio4 Technologies | Development services for Drupal, PHP, .Net , Flash and more!
- Thridda Design Studio | Theming, full site development, marketing and print design
- Anthony Media Architecture, design and content for the web.
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- Bram Moreinis | Drupal Development and Client Hosting. Specializing in instructional Design and Development.
- Johanna Bates Collaborative Consulting | Theming, full site development and tech strategy for nonprofits & progressive businesses
- Charlemont Web Works | Technical Project Management, Drupal Development
- Creo Coding | Web Design & Development
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