From global technology consulting firm Tag1 Consulting, Tag1 Team Talks are wide-ranging, in-depth conversations about implementing various open source technologies, including the business prerogatives and technical ins-and-outs with leading web developers and technologists. Join hosts Preston So (Contributing Editor to Tag1), Michael Meyers (Managing Director) and Guests, as they explore trends in open source.
Alex Ross on Drupal, module maintenance, NYC DrupalCamp, and getting kicked out of 30 Rock -20 Years of Drupal - Tag1 Team Talk
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Tag1’s 20 years of Drupal series continues with Alex Ross (bleen | Drupal.org), Sr. Director of Software Engineering at NBC Universal. Alex’s long experience with Drupal starts like many others - where he fell into it almost by accident. From his beginnings as a ‘dumpster diver’ in the issue queue, to becoming an organizer for Drupal Camp NYC, Alex has contributed to Drupal and the community in significant ways.
Join Tag1 Managing Director Michael Meyers as he and Alex talk about the history of NYC Drupal Camp, Alex’s journey with and beyond Drupal, and the ups and downs of the changes that have come to Drupal over the last 20 years. You’ll also hear about being a module owner and maintainer, and get a first-hand account of working with the Drupal Security team!
20 Years of Drupal - Greg Dunlap talks Core Initiatives and the future of Drupal
Greg Dunlap (aka heyrocker / gdd on Drupal.org), former Drupal Initiative lead and pinball enthusiast and current Director of Strategy at Lullabot, joins Tag1 Consulting’s Managing Director Michael Meyers in this Tag1 Team Talk in our https://tag1.com/20years (20 Years of Drupal series). Greg is another individual who took an unusual route into programming and open source work with projects like Drupal. Over 15 years, Greg’s experience in Drupal has led him from one US coast to the other, and across the world to Sweden.
Greg is Director of Strategy at Lullabot. In this podcast, he and Michael talk about building slot and pinball machines, Greg’s early experiences and the Drupal project, how things have changed, and the future of Drupal.
The Future of Drupal 7 the end of Drupal 6 Long Term Support with Tim Lehnen of the Drupal Association - Tag1 TeamTalk
In our latest Tag1TeamTalk, Managing Directory Michael Meyers talks with Drupal Association CTO Tim Lehnen. There have been a lot of changes in Drupal support in the last two years, and in this talk, you’ll get an rundown on the current status of official Drupal support.
They’ll cover the extension of official support for Drupal 7, and the decision to officially end the Drupal 6 Long Term Support (D6LTS) program. Join us now to learn more!
Jody Hamilton on founding an agency, and life beyond Drupal - 20 Years Series - Tag1 Team Talk
As Drupal adoption significantly increased in the mid-2000s, a number of agencies formed to professionally support client needs around the creation of Drupal websites. One of these agencies was Zivtech, co-founded by https://www.drupal.org/u/jody-lynn (Jody Hamilton) and AlexUA. Before Zivtech, Jody was a freelance developer in the early days of Drupal, and as a company founder, helped grow Zivtech into the dominant Drupal development company in the Philadelphia area.
As part of our 20 years of Drupal series of Tag1 Team Talks, Managing Director Michael Meyers talks with Jody about her long experience from an intern, to developer, then to agency co-owner. They also get into Jody’s career evolution, including her move from Drupal business owner to Senior Digital Business Analyst at Renesas Electronics. Join us today to learn more about Jody’s experience, and where she thinks Drupal should go next.
Dawn Aly talks design, Drupal, and the community - 20 Years of Drupal miniseries
Developers aren’t the only people involved in making Drupal great. It takes the input of designers, writers, product managers, marketers, and end-users to help make the best software for the most people. In this Tag1 Team Talk celebrating https://tag1consulting.com/20years (20 years of Drupal), we have one of those non-developers: https://www.drupal.org/u/dawnborglund (Dawn Aly). Dawn has been an open-source proponent throughout her career, from her first use of Drupal to VP of digital strategy at Mediacurrent, and on to product manager for customer digital experience at Red Hat. Dawn’s long experience exemplifies how non-developers are critical to the success of Drupal.
Tag1 Consulting Managing Director Michael Meyers interviews Dawn about her time in open source software as a non-developer, and how that has shaped her career path. Not only is Dawn a strategist and product manager, she is a Certified Scrum Product Owner. Join us today for this different perspective on Drupal, Drupal projects, and being part of the community.
Michael Anello on 20 Years of Drupal, DrupalEasy and more! - Tag1 Team Talk Series
Tag1 Consulting continues its series of Drupal History https://www.tag1consulting.com/blog/michael-anello-drupaleasy-and-community (talks with Michael Anello), co-founder of https://www.drupaleasy.com/ (DrupalEasy). His work with his company and as a longtime facilitator of Florida DrupalCamp make him a large factor in the success of Drupal.
Anello is a driver of the https://www.drupaleasy.com/podcast (DrupalEasy podcast), one of the longest-running and most prolific podcasts in the Drupal community. He’s also been a core system maintainer for the Migrate module and has vast experience throughout the project. Join us today to learn more.