Gathering requirements is equal parts art and science, and the success of your entire project depends on doing it right. No matter what project methodology you're using, there are some simple rules...
Once upon a time (2009), a consulting group estimated that producing a new (awesome) DOI.gov web presence would cost a bit more than $11 million.
In the past 3 years, Drupal has firmly established itself as the preferred CMS of the Australian Government.
Drupal 8 is right around the corner and unless you have either been involved in Code Sprints or even know what a Code Sprint is then this session is for you.
ssone, mspyker, winternett, dhouse, heatherchoi, jrobertson, quentin.carissimo, hdbaines
Your company is so lucky and just won a Drupal project. After the celebration, what is the next thing you have to do? You are going to build a brand new Drupal site.
This talk will use a case study overview of the FedRAMP authorization process for BlackMesh to illustrate portions of the authorization process that worked well, as well as challenges and lessons...
Drupal 8 is here. People are using it to replace existing systems and to launch new projects. How does Drupal 8 fit into your long-term strategy?
Some websites are too vast, decentralized, or resource constrained to migrate content in one step. This session presents practical ideas for managing a program of incremental migrations, one bite at...
Learn how you can use Drupal, Alfresco, and other open source platforms to build online government services that will not blow your budget and timelines.
Understanding the reasons why government has taken interest in Drupal is key to understanding how and where it is best used. How do you make sure your architecture is sound, your project plan is...
In this session we'll do a walk-through of the Agile life cycle to get your deliverables out the door quicker and more efficiently.
On how many projects have you spun your wheels trying to reach consensus among a large group of stakeholders with diverging needs and wants?
cchumley, jesss, andrewjcohen
Drupal 8 is coming. When we reach “Issue Queue Zero,” your business or organization needs a sensible strategy for upgrading your sites to D8. There are variety of questions to consider including...
Culture is the most essential element in building healthy and high-performing teams.
Manage or support a website? This session is for you!
Websites are never done; and the longer we keep a site relevant, the more we get out of the huge investment initial in designing and building a new one. We present strategies for site owners and...
Successful innovators steal most of their best ideas from someone else. Innovation isn’t about figuring out everything yourself.
Jason Wasser, lvilleneuve
Whether your site consists of relatively few evergreen pages or a large database of evergreen pages and serial content (e.g.
If you're thinking of implementing Drupal within a *.gov, you may feel lost like we did when it comes to the various numbers (800-53), acroynms (ATO), and requirements around information security.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. - Albert Einstein, Physicist
What happens when you lead developer pings you with an “Uh oh, something is amiss with this site” or when you hear from a client that Google is reporting their site as malicious?