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Modernizing Through the Cloud

Wed, 2017-06-28 14:35

Cloud computing is at the center of government's IT modernization efforts. New legislation aims to fund and drive agencies toward the cloud, and the current administration's proposed budget would boost cloud spending by more than $1 billion. The cloud is here to stay.

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Transitioning from SVN to Git

Mon, 2017-06-26 17:24

On December 1st, 2017, Acquia will be ending support for the SVN version control system, and at that time only Git will be supported. To help with the transition from SVN to Git, Acquia Support is presenting a webinar that will give an overview of the process and answer various questions on the subject.

During this webinar, we will explain how to get started transitioning from SVN to Git, including:

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Questions To Ask Before a Drupal Project Kickoff

Mon, 2017-06-26 15:26

Project Managers are the anchor for any project. They need clarity on the intricacies of their project before kicking it off. It is indeed essential for them to ask the right set of questions and leave nothing to assumptions.

Because delivery is a project manager’s responsibility, it’s essential to have a project manager who understands the length and breadth of the project. That way, they can answer every questions ranging from the vision to implementation flow and act as a common point to all the stakeholders involved in the project.

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Using Personalization to Create Meaningful Patient Outcomes

Fri, 2017-06-23 16:16

Patients today expect their health care journeys to be on par with all of the other digital interactions they have on a daily basis — like online shopping, or media and entertainment. They want to be presented with personalized content and experiences at any time, on any device.

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Content Before Code: A D8 Success Story

Thu, 2017-06-15 13:57

Getting content ready for launch is tough for all involved, especially clients. They are often faced with two challenges - tailoring their content to audience needs and restructuring their content to align with the architecture of the new site.

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Using JSON API to Get Your Content Where It Needs to Be

Mon, 2017-06-05 14:02

Today’s Drupal applications connect to many external systems via APIs - more than ever before. Phone apps, decoupled frontends and other sites or services all need to consume content. Given the number and variety of interfaces a Drupal application needs to interact with, how can you ensure your data gets where it’s needed with minimum fuss?

This session will focus on integrating a JavaScript application with Drupal, but the knowledge will be applicable to many other use-cases. We’ll cover:

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Dominating Digital Transformation: How M&E Giants Are Maintaining Their Position at the Top

Tue, 2017-05-23 20:14

In 2006, only 22% of the Top 50 digital properties were Media & Entertainment companies. Today, this number has risen to nearly 70%. How did M&E brands achieve such growth over the past 10 years?

Media brands were the first movers to the web and mobile - but in world dominated by digital behemoths like Google, Facebook and Microsoft - M&E brands are forced to innovate quickly in order to grow their position in today’s digital landscape.

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Streamlining Agile Drupal Sprints: Leverage Jira for Good

Mon, 2017-05-22 21:43

You've got a great team of agile architects and developers who are making great progress through the backlog; and you're working with a group of enthusiastic product owners who are writing good, clear user stories and acceptance criteria. As a project manager or scrummaster managing a large, distributed team, are the ways you can further improve, and get your deliverables out the door more quickly and efficiently?

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A Decoupled Drupal Story: Powdr Gives Developers Ultimate Flexibility To Build Best CX Possible

Thu, 2017-05-18 20:42

As the internet and web-connected devices continue to evolve, so do the needs to develop and render content. Given today’s rate of change, organizations are using decoupled architecture to build applications - giving them flexibility to accommodate any device or experience.

In this session, we’ll cover Powdr, a ski resort holding company. To give its developers the freedom to use the right front-end tools needed for any given use case, Powdr built its 17 ski resort websites on one decoupled Drupal platform.

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Four Reasons to Fast Track Your Move to Drupal 8

Thu, 2017-05-18 19:31

If you haven’t already heard, it’s time for you to upgrade to D8. Why? If your organization wants to be a market leader, or at the very least just wants to stay in business and not lose ground, you need a tool that is built to facilitate digital transformation.

Drupal 8 has made it easier than ever to migrate your Drupal or non-Drupal project, and it’s flexible, out-of-the-box features are a competitive solution to rigid, proprietary CMS frameworks.

Register for this webinar with FFW to dive deeper into the four reasons you should make the switch to Drupal 8, including:

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Acquia Product Roadmap: See What’s in Store for 2017 & Beyond.

Wed, 2017-05-17 19:43

Join Acquia’s Chief Products Officer, Chris Stone, to get an exclusive look into Acquia’s roadmap. Chris will unveil upcoming solutions you can expect to see from Acquia in 2017 and beyond.

In this 45-minute webinar (plus 15-minute Q&A), Chris will share details around:

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Building, Collaborating and Scaling Drupal Distributions for Federated Organizations

Tue, 2017-05-09 21:30

The promise of open source technology has always been the ability to collaborate, customize and scale. Drupal distributions perfectly exemplify this value prop: building and bundling Drupal functionalities to create sites that share specialized needs.

In this session, we’ll discuss our work with one of the largest federated non-profit organization in the world, the YMCA. We will focus specifically on a community driven initiative, Open Y - a Drupal distribution custom built for YMCAs everywhere.

Some specific topics we will go over include:

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How Quicken is Disrupting Digital with Magento and Drupal

Mon, 2017-05-08 19:04

Quicken, the leader in personal finance software, was looking for a new digital commerce platform with next generation content experience capabilities.

Their customers demanded increasingly engaging digital experiences, but they found traditional commerce platforms lacked the rich content management tools needed to meet these heightened expectations.

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We Have Experimental Modules, Now What?

Tue, 2017-05-02 17:09

Experimental modules are critical to Drupal 8. They are part of how D8 allows tinkering and innovation. Although Drupal 8’s release cycle was shortened to twice a year, some things just need more time to be fully built and stable. This is what experimental modules in core enable, while allowing us to put the new improvements to a wider test.

In this tech talk, we’ll discuss the tradeoffs to the experimental module process and answer questions like:

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Beyond Websites: Using Drupal For Digital Signs

Thu, 2017-04-27 21:00

Drupal 8 can power experiences beyond the traditional web. As more data rich APIs become available, Drupal can be used to accumulate data, identify a variety of devices in an Internet of Things network and then route data to the appropriate places.

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Drupal is Changing, Quickly: How and Why

Wed, 2017-04-26 15:08

It seems like as soon as Drupal 7 was released we were all hearing about how awesome Drupal 8 was going to be. Have you heard all the buzz about the new features being developed now for Drupal 9? No? That’s because they are being developed and added to Drupal 8. Now!

Drupal 8 has changed the way Drupal core is developed.

This session is to let you know about how those changes will affect you, no matter whether you are a site builder, module developer, business owner or anyone else involved with Drupal.

Topics to be covered:

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Acquia Labs: The Future of Technology and Open-source Innovation

Tue, 2017-04-25 15:14

Innovation labs are rapidly becoming one of the most prevalent phenomena in tech companies. Labs are exceedingly important for companies because they allow elite teams of engineers to think outside the box and test new solutions to the current landscape, without being obligated to follow strict roadmaps.

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Digital Disruption: Big Bad Wolf or Fairy Godmother?

Fri, 2017-04-21 15:05

Whether you want to call it digital disruption, transformation, evolution or darwinism, everyone is looking to 'go digital' in one way or another. But what does this really mean?

While keeping your organization up-to-date with digital trends is crucial for success and survival, there are a number of threats, requirements and elements to consider before diving into the digital deep end.

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Owning the Lifecycle of a Drupal Digital Project

Wed, 2017-04-19 20:57

Drupal solutions are intricate. Web technology is growing exponentially more powerful and, conversely, more complicated. Every end user’s interaction happens via Digital Media: be it a website, mobile application, Digital Sign, Smart device, Amazon Echo, Siri or Google Home. This is only part of the equation. Backend integrations with marketing automations, CRM systems and e-Commerce solutions make implementations even more complex. For many of us Drupal is the core to all of this.

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How to Create a Drupal 8 Theme Using Bootstrap

Mon, 2017-04-10 19:31

Bootstrap is one of the most popular digital (HTML, CSS and JS) frameworks used today. Because it makes front-end web development faster for any device and for projects of all sizes, many of the responsive mobile first applications you interact with daily were built on Bootstrap.

Join this tech talk to learn how to create a Bootstrap theme for Drupal 8. We'll go through the process of creating a Bootstrap subtheme in Drupal 8, as well as how you can customize it to suit your site's design.

The process will include:

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