The Section 508 Refresh

On January 5th the US Access Board announced that the OMB (Office of Management and Budget) had cleared the Final Rule for ICT (Information and Communication Technology) Standards and Guidelines, a.k.a. the “Section 508 Refresh”. The new standards and guidelines were published in the U.S. Federal Register on January 18th and will become effective and enforceable starting January 18th, 2018.

Adding SSL to your site

Lately, you may have noticed some sites getting labelled as “Not secure” in Google Chrome:

Drupal 8 and Configuration Synchronization

Developing any kind of enterprise site typically involves multiple environments, for example Development, Staging, and Production. A very common scenario developers run into is that a site is developed locally (on the developer’s own machine) and then the code changes get pushed to a repository (version control using Git, Subversion, Mercurial, etc). But what about database changes? Those aren’t code … but they can be.

Drupal 6 End Of Life

It’s official: Drupal 6 will be going the way of the dinosaurs on February 24th, 2016.