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Tue, 06/14/2016 - 09:50
The title is the abstract. The article is aimed at current reputable CMS web-based frameworks like Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, Hippo, Rails, Django, etc. Why this blog post? Dries Buytaert creator of Drupal raised a simple, yet extensive question on twitter (‘@Dries’): “What could the Blockchain mean for a CMS like Drupal? #brainstorm” Let us analyse this question step by step. And then come to...
Tue, 06/14/2016 - 02:00
The basic idea behind my project Pubkey Encrypt is to encrypt data using users’ login credentials. A tight integration with the Key module is one of the most important parts in my project. So I started the week analyzing that module’s architecture. It deals with administering keys which could be used for the purposes of encryption, authentication etc. Anyone can modify the key handling logic as...
Tue, 06/14/2016 - 00:39
Monday, June 13, 2016 The fabulous duo of K2 (Kristin Bradham) and Lindsay (Lindsay Gaudinier) are off on another trip to get their Drupal on! After having such a great time meeting up with other Drupalers and listening to ghost stories at DrupalCon in New Orleans, K2 and Lindsay are heading up north to the gorgeous multilingual...
Tue, 06/14/2016 - 00:39
When trying to resolve an issue in Drupal, the most common question you’ll hear is, “Have you cleared the cache?” The question is so ubiquitous that we often forget that caching – and more importantly performance – has been an important part of Drupal for a long time. As Drupal has matured, many sites have started to employ additional performance and scaling techniques: utilizing CDNs for...
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 22:56
I know Dreis caused a lot of smiles when he used Amazon Echo and Drupal 8 to be notified about “Awesome Sauce” going on sale. The future is bright and requires increasingly more ways of engaging with technology. But what if you wanted to start to have a conversation without Echo to do it? What if we wanted to progressively enhance the browser experience to include lessons learned from...
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 20:17
For the past two to three years, we’ve been evolving a flexible design solution for marketing pages. We call it the Slice Template. What is the Slice Template? The Slice Template is kind of like a layer cake. It’s  a design structure that enables site authors  to create web pages out of modular, horizontal components that span the width of the browser. Popularized by responsive design, this...
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 20:11
As a developer or site builder, there will come a time when you have a lot of content to import into your Pantheon site—a need that will go beyond Feeds and will perhaps have related content, entity references and the like—that will make importing content a challenge. This path will lead you to Drupal’s Migrate module. In Drupal 8, this module is in core.
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 19:19
 This is the executive guide to Managed Services.
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 18:40
Start:  2016-06-15 00:00 - 23:30 America/Chicago Organizers:  xjm catch David_Rothstein mlhess...
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 13:44
Recently, we were reviewing the performance of a large site that has a significant portion of its traffic from logged in users. The site was suffering from a high load average during peak times. We enabled slow query logging on the site for a entire week, using the following in my.cnf: log_slow_queries               = 1slow_query_log                 = 1slow_query_log_file            = /var/log/...

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