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Drupal Site Management and Deployment Course Details


In this course you will learn how to:

  • Deploy and configure drupal sites using scripts with Drush
  • Manage Drupal sites with Aegir

Audience:

Anyone responsible for maintaining or deploying multiple Drupal Sites

Pre-Requisites:

Prior experience with programming or a web application framework are assumed. PHP, HTML and CSS assumed.

Duration:

1 Day

Price:

$198.00 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$25   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

About Drupal Site Management and Deployment

Drupal has great tools to automate deployment.Aegir makes it easy to install, upgrade, deploy, and backup an entire network of Drupal sites. Drush is a commandline tool that can configure and deploy local Drupal sites.

Course Outline


  1. Deploying Releases, Features, and Fixes With Git
  2. How to Version Control the Database
  3. How To Version Control Site Configuration With Features
  4. How To Manage Non-Exportable Configuration Changes
  5. How to Override Shared Features and Modify Text
  6. How to Upgrade Drupal and Patch Contributed Modules
  7. How to Install Drupal, Manage Features and Perform Common Tasks Using Drush
  8. How to Configure Drush and use Drush Make
  9. How to Extend Drush and Other Useful Drush Tools

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Light finger meals are supplied for part time courses.

Scheduled Dates


There are currently no up and coming Drupal Site Management and Deployment courses scheduled.You may request that the course be scheduled. If you are interested please click here to fill out an enquiry form.

Gautrain

For clients who want to enjoy the convenience of public transport, consider the Gautrain. Our training premises in Woodmead is located near the Morning Glenn Mall Bus Stop. If organised by prior arrangement we will collect delegates from the afore mentioned bus stop at no extra charge. Direction to the bus stop are as follows:

Take the Gautrain to the Sandton station.
Take the S2 Bus to Morning Glenn Mall.
We will collect you at 8:30 directly from the bus stop.

Accommodation

Please submit a query on the course page and we will be able to advise you on hotels and guest houses close to the training facility.