AEGIR: The reckoning

Experience level:  Drupal professional Experience type:  Site building Programming / module development Business Duration:  One hour I’ve been using Aegir for site deployment for a few months now and LOVE it. In this session I’ll give you a brief overview of what Aegir can do and then show you, step-by-step, how you, too, can be […]

Building an Open Source Business with Drupal

Experience level:  Drupal professional Experience type:  Business Day:  Saturday Time:  4:15pm – 5:00pm Room:  Trellon (James Room) Duration:  45 minutes Video:  Getting a new business off the ground can be difficult even in the best of times, let alone during an economic downturn. While the barriers to entry to open source Web development may seem […]

My personal experience

“Jack of all trades, master of none is usually better than a master of one.” So the original post in this thread is the official job posting this is my personal experience with my soon-to-be-former I’m the developer currently working for CRL and I’m leaving next month to go back to school. I’m trying to […]

Making drupal run fast

Experience level:  Drupal professional Experience type:  Site building Business Day:  Saturday Time:  2:00pm – 3:00pm Room:  Commerce Guys (Hinman Room) Duration:  One hour Best practices for increasing performance of your drupal site. We hope to generate some discussion and hear back from the community on what they have done that has worked for them. We […]

Using Drupal to Connect People

Case Study in Doing Good: Using Drupal to Connect People to Local Charities Speaker(s):  Brittany Graunke Zealous Good is a Chicago-based social enterprise website that connects people with things to donate to local charities with matching needs. And, it's a Drupal7 website. Zealous Good started as a basic WordPress site with manual processes happening behind […]

The Real Value of Open Source: ROI and beyond

Learn about the real values offered by the open source model – and a successful project like Drupal – and how to pitch it or believe in it without "sounding like a software hippie". The bottom line always counts, especially today. No one should be wasting money. When businesses waste money, they shut down. When […]

An Introduction to Open Atrium

Experience level:  Casual drupaler Experience type:  Site building Programming / module development Business Duration:  One hour If you or your company are looking for a great, low-cost, easily-modified Intranet, Open Atrium is a pretty good fit, but it does take a bit of getting used to. Find out how to install, configure and get the […]

Introduction to CiviCRM and Drupal

Experience level:  Casual drupaler Experience type:  Site building Programming / module development Business Day:  Saturday Time:  10:15am – 11:15am Room:  Trellon (James Room) Duration:  One hour Video:  Heard about CRM systems but don’t know what they are all about? Michael Haggerty from Trellon will be presenting an introductory session on how to use CiviCRM, an […]

Panels Layouts: Using the Zen Method

Experience level:  Drupal professional Experience type:  Site building Theming Day:  Saturday Time:  3:15pm – 4:00pm Room:  Palantir (Rogers Room) Duration:  45 minutes Do you LUV Panels? Do you HATE Panels markup? Do you LUV the Zen Layout Method? So you want your entire site to USE Panels? If so, this session is definitely for you. […]