Managing Code, Content and Configuration across multiple environments in Drupal 7

  • Posted on: 24 July 2015
  • By: dinnitkadmin

Managing Code, Content and Configuration across multiple environments in Drupal 7

This book I hvae planed to write based on my expereince on working with large number of Drupal 7 projects, where I worked with key Drupalers on defining Content Movmement , Configuration and Code managment workflow using Git.

I have conducted session on "Managing Code, Content and Configuration across multiple environments in Drupal 7" at Drupal Camp Mumbai, 2015 on Feb 7-8, IIT Mumbai.

This book I will advised for: Intermediate and advanced developers, project managers, site builders and content editors / executives to give overview on how to overcome on traditional deployment techniques of code, content and configuration management across multiple environments and discussing commonly faced problems during execution of same.

This book give you deep overview on need of configuration management, how to manage code, content and configuration using Features, Deploy and other helper modules for smoother, easy and happy workflow for managing Drupal 7 website deployment across multiple environments.

 

Who should read this book?

 

  • Advanced developers

  • Project managers who want to implement better Go live strategies

  • Site builders

  • Content editors / Content executives who want to control Content publishing over production

 

 

What I will cover under this session:

  • Traditional deployment strategies
     
  • Code, content, configuration and their workflow in deployment process
     
  • Need of configuration management and challenges
     
  • What is a feature? Why one should use features?
     
  • Overview of features helper modules for managing various configurations
     
  • Managing, debugging and troubleshooting features?
     
  • Limitations of features module and options for deploying content
     
  • Managing content updates and workflow using Deploy
     
  • Notable modules used along with Deploy
     
  • Planning Code, configuration management and content Deployment in typical Drupal 7 project