Industrial Visit to Drupal Global Event
22 Feb 2019
School of Engineering and Technology, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized industrial visit to Drupal Global Event which was conducted at Value Bound on 2 February 2019. The visit was arranged for pre final year Computer Science and Engineering students. The main objective of event was to have hands on experience about Drupal tool and its applications in various fields.
Drupal is an open source which means it is free to use. Aqua cloud is Drupal hosting platform and developer tool suite that aims to make Drupal developers faster and more powerful. One can sign up for free to try out most of the tools with unlimited sandboxes. Drupal is a content management system. It is found in 2000 by Dries Buitaert.
The students were briefed about the Drupal tool. The students installed the Drupal software in our laptops to create an account to be part of Drupal community. The attributes that were present in the Drupal software were explained. With the information given students could create few tasks such as articles, web pages, modifying the configuration etc. This tool is widely used for the development of websites used by major authorities. Drupal tool is user friendly and is easy to understand. The main feature of this tool is that any changes that need to be done in the website can be done with one click.
The working atmosphere in Value bound was pleasant and friendly as well, which helped students to understand the concepts much better. The speakers guided students about collaboration and contributions in their community.