Introduction To Drupal

Drupal - Launch Websites that are well tested and reliable

Re-Usable Components depending on requirements 70% to 100% of code for your project already written

A Few Examples

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Community .

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Application Content Management User Management Web Services .

..CMS (Content Management System) Images Schedule Add Video Search Edit Sound Sell Delete Tags Send And much more. .

User Management Accounts • Registration • Admin created • Imported Profiles Roles • Unlimited number of roles • Multiple roles per user • Multiple profile types • Custom profile fields Access Permissions & Authentication • Fine grained permissions • Set permissions per role • LDAP • OpenID .

Services .

Framework .

Drupal Philosophy Strict coding standards Security Accessibility Localisation .

Drupal Philosophy Clean separation of: data logic presentation .

Modular .

Modules Build with existing modules 20.000+ available .

Modules Make your own modules .

Re-Usable Components depending on requirements 70% to 100% of your project already written and tested .

Open Source License GPL 2 .

Free Libre Gratis .

Competitive Advantage The Proprietary Model Buy or build your own .

Competitive Advantage Open Source v Proprietary Open Source Proprietary Collaboration between competitors .

Open Source Advantages No Licensing Fee • Reduce costs • No price hikes No Vendor Lock In • Multiple suppliers • Competitive prices • Product won’t go bust Open Code • Can be customised • Content not locked in Interchangeable Developers • Internal team replaceable • Suppliers replaceable .

Who Makes Drupal? Dries Buytaert • • • Belgian Computer Science PhD Drupal founder .

000+ registered users .Drupal Is Growing 12th Birthday 900.

Drupal Events Major yearly conferences in Australia. and North America Local events world wide . Europe.

2005 Antwerp 30 .

2005 Amsterdam 60 .

2006 Brussels 150 .

2007 Barcelona 500 .

2008 Szeged 600 .

2009 Paris 800 .

2010 Copenhagen 1300 .

2011 London 1800 .

2012 Munich 1800 .

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7.Major Updates Drupal 5. 8 Set Date Set Date Beta(s) When It’s Ready! Release Candidates New Features Code Freeze Bug Fixes Only . 6.

Minor Updates Update Manager module (core) .

org .Security Updates Subscribe to announcements: • • • Email: http://drupal.xml Report a security issue: security@drupal.org/security/rss.org/security RSS: http://drupal.

Security Team • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Khalid Baheyeldin Dries Buytaert Angela Byron Robert Castelo Stéphane Corlosquet Heine Deelstra (team leader) Neil Drumm Dmitri Gaskin Charlie Gordon Gábor Hojtsy Morbus Iff Bart Jansens Barry Jaspan Chris Johnson • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Gerhard Killesreiter Andy Kirkham Greg Knaddison Erdem Köse Kieran Lal (coordinator) Adam Light Karoly Negyesi Darrel O'Pry Chad Phillips Damien Tournoud James Walker Moshe Weitzman Matt Westgate Peter Wolanin Derek Wright .

MS IIS • PHP 5. Nginx. or PostgreSQL 8.3+ MS SQL and Oracle supported with additional module .Requirements Drupal 7 • Apache.x.3 • MySQL 5.

Questions .

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