Drupal's maturation as a platform for enterprise web development has been reflected in its increasing adoption as a standard by state and federal government agencies. As last year's healthcare.gov launch demonstrated, however, government-sponsored web projects can sometimes present unique challenges. Government agencies have multiple stakeholders, operate in fishbowl of scrutiny where any mistake may attract harsh scrutiny, and may be subject to bureaucratic, legal or policy imperatives that are incompatible with agile development.
DKAN has now been made available in the Windows Azure App Gallery -- now Azure users are just a few clicks away from their own DKAN instance! In this blog post, we'll show you just how easy it is to get a new DKAN site up and running on the Azure cloud infrastructure.
Every day, more agencies at the local, state and federal levels are embracing open data by publishing data sets for use by citizens, businesses, journalists, researchers and others.
This weekend I released version 1.0 of my Entity Fields Builder (EFB) module for Drupal, which is intended to make it easier to build custom content types and other fieldable entities in Drupal. I've also created a new YouTube video demonstrating how EFB works and explaining how it can make Drupal site builder easier and improve search engine optimization at the same time.