Drupal 8 Improvements for Developer Productivity: PHP, Symfony, and More [February 17, 2016]

Feb 18, 2016

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It’s no secret: Drupal 8 simplifies the developer process. With support for object-oriented web development, PHP, Symfony, and more, Drupal 8 has been architected for developer productivity and makes development easier than ever before.

In this webinar, learn how to setup the tools to make Drupal 8 and Symfony development that much easier. Ron Northcutt, Solutions Architect at Acquia, will review some simple use cases for each tool as a starting point. Attendees will walk away with an understanding of:
• How to debug with Dev Desktop2, Xdebug, and PHPStorm as the IDE
• Drush and Drupal Console: what they are and how to use them
• The devel module and web profiler
• The Acquia Log viewer Chrome extension

This webinar assumes that the viewer has PHPStorm and DevDesktop2 installed, is comfortable with basic command line tools, and has some prior experience with PHP code and Drupal modules. However, prior experience with Drupal 8 is not necessary. Register now to get up to speed with all of the new dev tools in Drupal 8!

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as Drupal developer at Symetris.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.