We're just back from J & Beyond, full of energy and inspiration from a fantastic event.   Huge thanks to Robert and the team for once again making it happen.

We are, of course, proud and excited to be speaking at J & Beyond again.  This year our talk is titled "Your Joomla DevOps, CI & CD Toolbox" and we're on at 09:45 on Saturday morning. 

The talk synopsis is...

This talk will provide a gourmet buffet of information and ideas for dev-ops, continuous integration and continuous deployment. It'll include a good spread of practical details on tools and systems, and their use with Joomla, that you can take home and try with your Joomla development and deployment. It'll include, among other aspects...

  • Deployment automation
  • Using Joomla docker containers
  • Automated deployment with Akeeba UNiTE
  • Scripting options and choosing between node.js, shell and php
  • Headless browser options like Casper, PhantomJS and Zombie.js
  • CI platform options, like GitLab, Bamboo, Travis, Jenkins and GoCD
  • Simple monitoring solutions
  • Diagnostic tools

The talk will be supported by a repository of example code and notes in GitHub.



There is only a few days left till J & Beyond 2017, come and see us in Krakow.  We're really looking forward to the event and meeting up with the wider Joomla family.  You can follow it all on the hashtag #JaB17.

We are delighted to hear the announcement of Joomla Day UK 2017.  We've been a keen attendees, volunteers and speakers at previous Joomla Days in the UK and are looking forward to this year's.

This year it'll be in West London on Saturday the 8th of July, in the Ilec Conference Centre.

Last year saw the first ever ScotlandPHP conference, this was a great event that we were proud to be speaking at.  This year it's back, scheduled for the 4th of November 2017.  Of course we're looking forward to going again, it's sure to be a great event, bringing together the PHP and web development community.

We're delighted to be heading to J & Beyond again this year. It's always great to have some face to face time with fellow members of the Joomla community, it's a great chance to organise and energise. This year the conference is in Kraków, Poland, having been in Barcelona and Prague the previous couple of years.

J and Beyond 2017 | An International Joomla! Conference - June 2 - 4, 2017, Kraków, Poland

We're excited about the impending ScotlandPHP conference, tomorrow in Edinburgh.

We'll be doing our talk in track  two at 10:15.  Out talk is titled "The secret life of APIs" and will be a holistic dive into all aspects of API development in PHP.


We're delighted to be off to IoT Scotland 2016 today.  The conference at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh today looks like being an engaging meeting of minds for the industry.

We are delighted to be speaking at ScotlandPHP, which is Scotland's first PHP conference.  The conference is a one day event on October 29th 2016 in Edinburgh at The Dynamic Earth.

Out talk is titled "The secret life of APIs" and will be a holistic dive into all aspects of API development in PHP.

ScotlandPHP is an umbrella group of PHP user groups in Scotland, and have taken the hugely positive step of creating this event. Huge thanks to the organizers full putting together this event.

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