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Ideas about the things we know best: web technology, digital strategy, and creating compelling digital experiences.

Drupal 8 Migration: It’s All About The Data

Thought by Ray Saltini, Director, FFW Center of Excellence

Last week we released our latest white paper, 4 Reasons to Fast Track Your Move to Drupal 8.

May 26, 2017

Join us for a webinar on how the Open Y uses Drupal to unite digital tools

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer

We’ve been talking a lot about the Open Y Drupal distribution over the past few months. And it’s no wonder: it’s won awards, made headlines, and even got a few shout-outs at DrupalCon Baltimore.

May 19, 2017

A Week of Learning & Growth at DrupalCon Baltimore

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer

It’s hard to believe that another DrupalCon has come and gone — it feels like just yesterday when we were mourning the passing of Drupal 6 in New Orleans and unveiling our new branding in Los Angeles.

May 10, 2017

Come Say Hi at DrupalCon Baltimore

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer

DrupalCon Baltimore is only a few days away, and we couldn’t be more excited to see our clients, friends, and colleagues there.

April 21, 2017

A Proposal for Future Drupal Core Development

Thought by David Hernandez, Manager of Learning and Contributions

While working on a presentation for DrupalCon Baltimore, I was brainstorming various tactics and proposals for removing components and modules from Drupal core. The act of deleting something from core can, at first glance, seem simple, but it brings up a more interesting discussion.

April 21, 2017

Drupal Licensing and the Benefits of Open Source

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer
In Drupal licensing fees don't exist. This makes it less expensive than going with a proprietary closed source CMS. This blog discusses the cost, security, and flexibility reasons that make Drupal a great platform choice.
April 13, 2017

Choosing Drupal as an Integration Platform

Thought by Leigh Anderson, Marketing Content Writer

At FFW, we talk a lot about Drupal as a digital experience platform. But what does that mean?

March 09, 2017

Building a Better Government Portal: Lessons from Denmark

Thought by Martin Kristensen, COO, Denmark
The core of government digitization is helping citizens: not only providing information but automating the transactions that general citizenry needs. A good government portal can help people find doctors or dentists, fill out important paperwork around moving, or make it easy for citizens to get in contact with their government. The benefit of allowing citizens to perform self-service online is financially huge, as the table below shows.
March 01, 2017