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Wed, 03/25/2015 - 22:54
Next week, an international conglomeration of awesome folks will convene in Portland, Oregon for a D8 Accelerate-funded sprint on DrupalCI: Modernizing Testbot Initiative. The main aim of DrupalCI is to rebuild Drupal's current testbot infrastructure (which is currently powered by an aging Drupal 6 site) to industry-standard components such as Jenkins, Docker, and so on, architected to be...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 21:54
“Your journey to heaven or hell or oblivion or reincarnation or whatever it is that death holds. … This is the Antechamber of the Mystery…” Brent Weeks, The Way of Shadows I suppose this will be the last entry in Aaron Winborn’s blog. This is his dad, Victor Winborn, filling in for him. Aaron entered his final sleep of this life on March 24, 2015. His transition was peaceful, and he was at...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:54
The NYC Drupal Users Group is holding a Drupal Dev Day conference (#D3NYC15) on April 19th at John Jay College. People are pretty excited about this, and we're looking forward to some of the many ways we'll be able to give back to the community in doing so. With D3NYC15, we're focusing on getting back to creating a grassroots community-building event right in our hometown. First and foremost,...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:37
DrupalCon Los Angeles is on its way! We’ve got a big week of announcements, and are thrilled to share all the big news with you.  
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:36
DrupalCamp London wrapped up on March 1st, making it the third large Drupal event in London since DrupalCon London in 2011. Over the past three years, the local events team has learned a great deal about planning a successful DrupalCamp in one of the largest and most diverse cities in the world. “The tricky part,” said Ben Wilding (kazillian), one of the lead DrupalCamp London organizers, “is...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 20:14
In our March board meeting we took a look at the month of February and all the goodness that the Association and the community have managed to stir up. Spoiler alert: it's a lot. We've got lots of impressive changes on Drupal.org, some big community events to recap, and elections. If you missed the meeting, no worries! I'm going to recap some main points below, but you can always watch the...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 19:03
Published: Wed, 03/25/15Download this episodeThe current job market in Drupal What does the job market look like in the Drupal space? Let’s talk about the pipeline idea. Experienced developers vs. Junior developers What to do to start your career If you’re completely new what do you do? If you’re a hobbyist, what do you do? How do you get experience? From the employers perspective What should...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 17:37
Wow. That was the first thing I said when I found out that I had been elected to the Drupal Association Board. The next thought was how much trust the Drupal community has put in me. I'm honored to be elected. Thank you. I also want to thank my fellow nominees, who all stepped forward with passion and great ideas. It was a joy to be on the "meet the candidate" discussions with them, and I would...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 17:32
Just a couple months ago the title of this post would have sounded crazy to me. For the last several months I've been working on the CINC module as a way to make my work (and yours) with Drupal configuration better: faster, more predictable, more flexible, etc. Views is one of the most complex types of Drupal configuration, and I've been doing a great job of delaying what I saw as a daunting...
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 15:54
*/ /*-->*/ This year we have a variety of presentations for you at DrupalCon LA. These all come out of the hard work we're doing all year round on projects such as Tesla, Syfy, SNL, NBC, Bravo (to name a few), and also within the Drupal community.

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