No More Post-Its! Automate Configuration in Drupal 7 & 8
Drupal Camp Asheville 2019 - July 12th-14th at Wilma M. Sherrill Center & Kimmel Arena
Learn to change tires on a moving car!
In this session, you'll learn efficient and bulletproof(-ish) ways to roll out significant changes to new/existing sites without any manual UI changes. No more scribbling, code-pushing, and clicking: enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing your configuration will automatically cascade into all your environments.
We'll touch on:
- Creation / use of a custom "deployment" module
- Features Best Practices
- Configuration Management in D8
- Integration with Continuous Integration
- What NOT to automate
If you're a mid-level / senior backend developer, this session will give you the knowledge that will make your DevOps adore you, and your clients not hate you so much.