Maple Camp 2012

Free Open Source Software is everywhere. Just today we have just had our Maple Camp 2012 at Jesus the Foundation Christian Fellowship at Sun Valley, Bicutan, Parañaque City, Manila.  Maple Camp’s objective is to help train the youth and young at hearts on how to build  websites for the church and be able to manage…

1st Technology Caravan and hackathon in Zamboanga Peninsula

I’m honored to be invited as one of the resource speakers  and to represent Drupal Pilipinas in this first ever technology caravan in Zamboanga, Philippines.  This gathered hundreds of coders,  designers, developers, animators, analysts and IT enthusiasts in a whole week event of do-it-yourself learning, coding challenges and mind breaking but fun-to-solve problems with experts-alike,…

PHP Conference Philippines 2016

  In retrospect: More than 100 Developers attended across the globe Great venue at Big Shift Events Hall Great and healthy food Intimate session with the audience, the place was jam packed Awesome speakers came all the way from US, Australia, Singapore, Switzerland, Germany Attended by most developers I met the father of PHP Rasmus Lerdorf for…

Drupal Camp Manila 2016

If you were at the  Drupal Camp Manila last Saturday and Sunday May 7-8, 2016, that’s awesome! As part of the organising team, I loved what we were able to accomplished. We organized the camp to bring together the Drupal community from 9 different countries in the world such as India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Japan, USA, Philippines we also…

In retrospect: Dev Cup Hackathon 2015

Dev Cup Hackathon 2015 In retrospect: More than 250 Developers joined 60+ Teams joined Great venue at Meralco Multi Purpose Hall Great food and healthy pa “Sobrang ginaw” good i brought my hoodie I proved that Drupal can definitely be used for Hackathons like this I saw students joined the hackathon so its wrong to…

A journey of an opensource advocate

My Journey started when I took up BS in Sofware Engineering at Central Philippine University the first university in the Philippines who offered Software Engineering Course in 2000. My very challenge was installing a lamp environment in 2004 in preparation for our thesis in software engineering and it took us 3 months to install it successfully,…

Drupal Automation using Open Stack at Drupal Developers Day 2013

Just recently i talked about Drupal Automation using Open Stack at Drupal Developers Day 2013 at Microsoft Philippines, 6750 Ayala Makati City, Philippines. I discussed about the Open Stack and how to automate Drupal sites. Below are my talk agenda: 1. Basic Open Stack Architecture 2. Discussed Open Stack Components 3. Demonstrated Horizon 4. Demonstrated…

Open Stack + Vagrant

In July 2010 OpenStack was initilized by two giants in the field of IT innovations, NASA and Rackspace launched an opensource cloud-based software initiative. Openstack is a group of integrated components from big projects at NASA and Racskspace. Openstack was released under apache license, meaning to say its opensource and free to download. Here are…

How to use Drupal 7 Pressflow

Pressflow 7 is drupal distribution that will make your site amazingly fast. I started using Pressflow when it was first released in 2009. Pressflow is being used by some of the largest drupal sites in the world including data.gov.uk, wikimedia foundation, worldbank and a lot more. “Pressflow addresses a long-standing problem: High-traffic sites use stable…

Azure Table Storage for Drupal

Installation and configuration A. Clone and Install  azure_table_storage  module. B. Installation 1. This is a feeds plugin that saves results from Feeds source to Azure table storage. Azure table is one of the services that Windows Azure offers.   Requirements:   a. Feeds   b. Ctools   c. Data   d. Features 2. Installing pre-required…

Drupal Camp Manila 2013

Last Saturday February 16, 2013 Philippine Drupal Users Group presented Drupal Camp Manila 2013 to more or less 200 people held at Microsoft 6750 Ayala, Makati, Philippines. Students, Developers, Project managers and Business executives gathered around to hear and learn about Drupal. This year’s track was packed of advance topics from mapping to mobile development,…

Drupal Developers Day 2012

Another exciting event organized by the PHDUG -Philippine Drupal Users Group, the “Drupal Developers Day 2012” held at Microsoft Philippines, Ayala Office Tower, Makati, Manila last October 27, 2012. It was attended by mostly students who are eagerly want to learn drupal, developers from different industries, company executives who are looking for awesome drupal developers….

“Learn from the drop” a drupal meetup in manila

Another successful drupal event took place last September 29, 2012 at Exist techbar, Ortigas, Manila. It was attended by mostly students and developers who wants to learn more in drupal. The event was organized by the Drupal Users Group(DUG) Manila led by strong willed lady Gem Devanadera. The first speaker was Gerald Villorente from Kyte…