Let’s Migrate to Drupal 8

Presenter: ashmashrest

The Drupal 7 sunset is scheduled for November 2021, so it’s high time to plan the migration or upgrade the legacy application to Drupal 8. With Migrate module in core, it is easier than ever to get on board with the migration process.

In this session we’ll cover:

  • Preparing for data migration, including some of our insights
  • An overview of the Migration API and the migration plugins available
  • An Overview of migration configuration to get started
  • Set up a custom migration plugin
  • Demo migration process using drush as well as Migrate Drupal UI

This session will provide a basic overview for one of the best practice migration paths for Drupal 8 and introduces the power of Migrate API.


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