July 2017 Drupal User Group: Governing outliers in a Drupal multisite Ecosystem

San Francisco Drupal User Group has been running for 10 years and month after month high quality content is shared by the Drupal community for the Drupal community. The monthly meetups are hosted at the Chapter Three offices on the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm. 

You can find the upcoming calendar at Meetup.

Speakers:

Peter Brown, Director, Product Marketing, Acquia

Rick Vugteveen, Director, Solutions Architecture, Acquia

Topic: 

Independent research shows that the average enterprise manages 268 digital properties (Forrester). And, that number is growing rapidly with the advancement of "webless" delivery channels. 

Join Peter Brown (Director, Product Marketing) and Rick Vugteveen (Director, Solutions Architecture) to discuss how Acquia has tackled this challenge with their own customers.

This talk covered:

Approaches to distribution development and development re-use across various types of sites.The trade-offs between loose vs. rigid governance structures and how you can organize your development teams to match.The never-ending battle: multi-site vs. discrete codebases.How content re-use and syndication fits into the larger framework of complex organization.Build management tools and dependency management using Composer, with a focus on how this tooling opens up new possibilities in code-reuse across groups.

 

Next up:  Tuesday, August 8th at 6:30 pm Advanced Caching Techniques for Drupal 8 - Pantheon