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proxySQL
Posted by Pim van der Wal on Jun 20, 2017
One of the more interesting products to hit the spotlight at this year's Percona Live Open Source Database conference was ProxySQL. This open source MySQL proxy server has been around for a couple of years now and keeps adding more features. The current release (1.3.6) has the usual features that...
A reservoir
Posted by Preston So on Jun 19, 2017
Decoupling Drupal can be arduous, whether you're developing a Drupal-backed front end or configuring Drupal to be an ideal content repository for decoupled applications. Adding to the challenge is the fact that there is a lack of definitive starting points, boilerplates, and best practices. But the...
Certified!
Posted by Andy Laken on Jun 13, 2017
One of the questions we get most often is, "How do I prepare for the Acquia Certified Developer - D8 Exam?" Now we've got an answer: the Drupal 8 Developer Immersion Course w/ Certification Prep - an 8-week, instructor-led, project-based online course that covers all areas of Drupal 8 and prepares...
project manager managing
Posted by Prachi Garg on Jun 08, 2017
As project managers (PMs), we are often asked to deliver on Key Results Areas (KRAs), to put up “our best show.” Unfortunately most of us think that as a project manager, our only task is on-time quality delivery within a stipulated budget. However, in this rat race, we tend to forget what makes...
acquia engineering team
Posted by Dries Buytaert on Jun 01, 2017
Every spring, members of Acquia's Product, Engineering and DevOps teams gather at our Boston headquarters for "Build Week". Build Week gives our global team the opportunity to meet face-to-face, to discuss our product strategy and roadmap, to make plans, and to collaborate on projects. One of the...
openedu logo
Posted by Gigi Anderson on Jun 01, 2017
When organizations are able to save time and money during development, they are able to devote more resources to strategic and innovative initiatives. The ability to jumpstart development and extend invaluable resources is especially important to institutions of higher education. OpenEDU is a pre-...
gears
Posted by Aaron Ellison on May 16, 2017
Cog, introduced in a previous post, was built as a toolset for satisfying the needs of enterprise clients by Acquia's Professional Service Front-end Team. It's used as a basic starting point for a new project and includes tools for reinforcing front-end best practices. In this blog post we will...
gears
Posted by Sarah Thrasher on May 11, 2017
Cog is a Drupal 8 base theme created and maintained by the Acquia Professional Service Front-end team. Many great Drupal base themes already exist, so what does Cog bring to the table? Cog is not intended to be a framework, or even much to look at out of the box. This is because it focuses on the...
Jeff Geerling
Posted by Jeffrey McGuire on May 09, 2017
Talking through the growing pains of using Drupal with Composer dependency management at DrupalCon Baltimore. Drupal gets better when companies, organizations, and individuals build or fix something they need and then share it with the rest of us. Open source technologies become better, stronger...
Jeff Geerling - Prenote 2 - https://www.flickr.com/photos/lifeisaprayer/33452519983/
Posted by Jeffrey McGuire on May 05, 2017
How the DrupalCon Prenote helps us laugh, learn, and be a community. Four other Acquians joined me on stage in the DrupalCon Baltimore Prenote, helping spread a little joy and silliness. Drupal gets better when companies, organizations, and individuals build or fix something they need and then...