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How To Continuously Implement Drupal Security Updates

  Keeping on top of updates to internet software can be a laborious task for IT teams. Though critical to the security of a website or application, the processes—from tracking new releases to scheduling and running the updates—can be both time-consuming and tedious. 

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To Block FLoC or not? Google’s new tracking technology

A lot of interest has been generated recently on the implications of Google’s new tracking technology – Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC).  In brief, Google is trying to reduce its dependency on cookies (or eliminate them) and instead allow the browser to assign each user tracked into an “interest cohort” – which is essentially a tag for a group of people that all share similar interests.  As a user browses the web, the browser summarizes all activity and assigns a cohort.   Advertisers are then able to target specific cohorts.

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Deployment Tool Update: Cascade 2.6 Released

Wow, what a quarter!  As the product architect for Cascade over the past six years, I can easily say that this latest release is the one that I’m the most proud of.  Cascade, our workflow automation and deployment tool, now incorporates new features and enhancements that make it faster and easier for DevOps teams to manage their applications.

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Webinar: Self-Managing Infrastructure for Drupal: Is this DrupalOps?

So, what do we call remote skills augmentation that enables smaller and midsized agencies or IT departments to be successful in the development, deployment, and management of web applications with a significant Drupal component? Or dropping the remote component, what are these activities called within a larger team?

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BlackMesh announces new partnership with Lando

As our customers’ development needs rapidly progress, the BlackMesh team believes it is critical to invest in the tools developers use to advance scalability and deploy quicker. Today, we announced the beginning of a new partnership with Lando to help developers everywhere take advantage of the speed and scale of their applications. As our preferred local dev tool, Lando combines the flexibility, ease of use, and automation for all workflows in a single dev tool. The Lando team has demonstrated a strong commitment to user success by continuing to innovate their toolset.

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For Federal Agencies, Website or Application Hosting Has a Different Regulatory Rulebook as New Laws Go Into Effect

Building fast, reliable, secure and accessible websites and online services is a top priority for the government today. Agencies have been porting more citizen services online for several years, but COVID-19 has shifted what was once seen as long-term “nice-to-have” projects into necessities.

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Self-Managed Technology Stack for Drupal: Is this DrupalOps?

So, you use Drupal, but you're not hosting on a dedicated Drupal platform. You’re either managing your own infrastructure or you’re running Drupal on the public cloud. What do you call what you're doing? No seriously! How would you describe what you do? And I’m not talking about contributing to the Drupal codebase or related modules. How do you describe the management of your technology stack and CI/CD pipeline?

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8 Actionable Tips for Improving Drupal Performance

Learn how to improve Drupal performance with theme and image optimization, caching, CDN integration, and more.