Just a week away from today Vienna, Austria is to play host to DrupalCon 2017, one of the major power-packed events of the Drupal Community. The DrupalCon to be held from September 26-29, 2017 will be at the Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Centre in Vienna, Austria.
Dries Buytaert the founder of Drupal acknowledged the contributory work of the key individuals and companies that make Drupal a strong and vibrant Open Source community. Dries named Zyxware technologies as the top tenth contributor globally to Drupal for the year 2017.
On Monday, August 14 2017, Acquia announced the finalists for the 2017 Acquia Engage Awards in the 17 categories listed including Digital Experience, Brand Experience, Commerce etc. Zyxware Technologies takes pride in being named a finalist in the category of Commerce for our work on Audeze.
Zyxware bags the First Prize for the Pookkalam (Floral Carpet) Competition during the Aarpoo Irroo Onam celebrations in Technopark on August 17th, 2017. Thirty organizations participated in the competition with a spirit of team camaraderie and fun-filled rivalry.
Anoop John, CTO, and founder of Zyxware Technologies got a chance to attend the DrupalCon, Baltimore held between April 24th and 28th, 2017. DrupalCons are occasions Drupalists look forward to, to gather together from across the globe and talk about Drupal and Drupal related trends, business, and opportunities.
Zyxware Technologies is now in the third position at the drupal.org marketplace, a coveted spot right behind MD Systems and Acquia. Yes, we are tooting our own horn, but it has been quite an uphill journey these last ten years of our existence.
According to the latest rankings displayed in drupal.org, Zyxware Technologies recently overtook its nearest competitor to earn the top spot in Drupal.org as the highest contributor to Drupal from India. This has also resulted in improved global rankings in Drupal.org positioning us as one of the top 5 contributors in Drupal from all the companies across the globe.
On 31st October 2016, Prime Minister of India, Sri Narendra Modi inaugurated the digital exhibition “Uniting India: Sardar Patel” including the web portal, http://sardarpatel.nvli.in/ at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.
We have been involved with the Drupal Open Curriculum initiative under the Curriculum and Training group in groups.drupal.org for the last few months and have been helping build up the content for the initiative.
We are happy to inform that, we have completed the the first phase of the project on creating a standardized Drupal curriculum for Drupal companies as planned. We have compiled and published our Drupal training curriculum on the groups.drupal.org wiki under the Curriculum and Training group. We are now looking to get feedback from other Drupal companies and Drupal developers on the curriculum and the training materials. We also would like to invite developers from the community to contribute towards making this curriculum better.
Zyxware is honoured to have Donna Benjamin, the long time Board member of Drupal Association and Chair, Community Working group, as a distinguished guest in our office in Technopark. We were really excited to meet Donna, one of the key driving forces in the open source community at both the local and global level.
DrupalCon Asia: A significant moment in the history of Drupal
Mumbai was surely on cloud nine, with DrupalCon Asia painting the city red in waves of excitement, diversity, and sheer vibrance. The three-day event, held from February 18-21, 2016, in IIT-Bombay, featured high-value summits, interactive knowledge sharing sessions, Birds of a Feather (BOFs) sessions, high-calibre presentations, workshops, training, and week-long code-sprints.
Mumbai, India's maximum city, is all set to play host to DrupalCon Asia 2016, the biggest, power-packed event of the Drupal Community. DrupalCon Asia 2016 is being held from February 18-21, 2016, at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT, Bombay), and this is the first time the event is being held in Asia. The major sponsors of the event are Tata Consultancy Services, Acquia, and Blisstering Solutions. DrupalCon Asia involves learning, collaboration and contribution opportunities, including high-value Summits, Keynotes, Sessions, and BOFs and week-long sprints.
Zyxware Technologies is honoured to be a participant in DrupalCon Asia 2016, to be held from February 18-21, 2016, at the Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay (IIT-Bombay) in Mumbai, India. DrupalCon is being organised in Asia for the first time and IIT-Bombay is hosting the three-day event. The primary sponsors of the event are Tata Consultancy Services, Acquia, and Blisstering Solutions. DrupalCon Asia features learning, collaboration and contribution opportunities, including high-value Summits, Keynotes, Sessions, and BOFs and week-long sprints.
As one of the largest exclusive Drupal agencies in India and having trained close to 200 employees over its 10 year history we are probably one of the very few Drupal firms in India in a position to take this effort that could in turn help a lot of other Drupal companies. We are looking to compile and publish our Drupal Training Curriculum in an effort to come up with a standard approach towards training developers in Drupal companies. We are looking to complete this exercise by March 31, 2016 and will be publishing the learning objectives, syllabus and curriculum under GFDL license.
Zyxware Technologies is honoured to be part of the Management Development Programme on 'Project Planning, Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation: A Project Leadership Programme for High Performing Projects' at IIM Kozhikode. The program is scheduled to be held from Jan 07-09, 2016.
On Thursday, 19 November 2015, Zyxware Technologies joined hands with the rest of the world in celebrating the official release of Drupal 8; the latest version of Drupal CMS, the most-loved open source web platform in the world. After 4 years of development and innumerable hours, Drupal 8 has stepped into the world with a fascinating array of improvements and features - promising a brand new future to the open-source community around the globe.