Category: Managed Applications

An Interview with Contegix’s Product Development Team

Contegix recently announced the launch of the Agility Bundle®, an automated deployment engine that offers seamless developer workflows and user experience in Drupal (or any other CMS).  I had a chance to sit down with Brian Frank, Sr. Director of Product and Architecture, and Solomon Gifford, Product Architect, who have been working tirelessly to produce… Read more »

How to Build in Drupal 8: Blocks

Blocks play an integral role in how content is managed in Drupal 8 and how users move content within the content management system (CMS). Developers can render these content boxes into different areas on a web page, such as rendering a User Login box on a sidebar. Developers can use standard blocks, or they can… Read more »

How to Build in Drupal 8: Forms

Drupal 8 has a powerful Form API that makes the form building process relatively straightforward. Web designers can use forms for many purposes on the website, such as adding a person to a newsletter or receiving messages from visitors. The designers can set up these forms as a structured array using Drupal 8. This method… Read more »

Five Tools for Your DevOps Team

It’s a well-known fact that the DevOps process can be long, complicated, and costly. With hundreds (if not thousands) of iterations being tested, deployed, and revised before a stable, satisfactory build has been reached. Because of this, many developers have begun adopting certain tools for their DevOps processes in an effort to lighten the load… Read more »

Diversifying Development

While there have been strides to bridge gender gaps in technology, it’s no secret that the tech industry is male-dominated. Women only represented about 25 percent of the U.S. tech industry in 2015. However, women in technology can prove beneficial when they are included on the team, and development teams can leverage women to enhance… Read more »

Why Service Desk Teams Choose JIRA Service Desk

In today’s competitive markets, being able to set your company above the rest in both customer service and online resource availability is an essential part of building a sustainable future. Creating a seamless customer experience while managing efficient internal processes to support it has become a high priority for service desk teams looking to meet… Read more »

Your Drupal Site has been Hacked….Now What?

It’s finally happened. Your Drupal site has been hacked. There’s a lot to do, but what it all boils down to is, you need to clean up your website and prevent further hacks. But you’re not here for the short answer. You want to know how to clean up and prevent. Here’s how: Step 1:… Read more »

Safe and Efficient Application Migration

We do a lot of migrations, some require additional work, but most are fairly routine.  That’s because our extensive experience, has allowed us to develop a solid process that helps get you migrated to Contegix Hosting in a safe and well tested manner. With migrations, we can see diverse problems upon import. It can be anything… Read more »

FYI: GitHub’s New Security and Recovery Practices

As a way to thwart malicious access to accounts, GitHub recently announced its new security and recovery practices. Hacking continues to rise, and passwords often are an easy target for hackers to decode. Many passwords often get hacked due to weak combinations or use across different accounts. This makes it easy for hackers to decode… Read more »

5 JIRA Features That Legal Teams Love

Legal teams often have to manage complex processes, review several legal documents and follow up on the progress of tasks and projects. But often these tasks can take too much the legal staff’s time when performed manually. This takes away from the time that’s needed to address other core tasks that require a higher level… Read more »