Chris Pliakas

Manager of Content Service Engineering
Acquia, Inc.

Recent blog posts

Posted on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 11:28
On the eve of 2013, prolific Drupal contributor Larry Garfield put forth a challenge to "get off the island", and judging by the adoption of non-Drupal projects in Drupal 8 core I would say the community has responded. By using the Composer tool it More...
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 13:34
Part of the "all you need to know to become a great Drupal developer" blog series. Performing a quick search online, many vocal critics of PHP air it's perceived shortcomings in comparison to "real" programming languages. Yet if you cut through the More...
Posted on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 16:39
Someone once told me that 70% of all technology projects fail. Regardless of whether the statistic is true, it stuck to me like glue. As an engineer I always asked myself what I could have done differently to have made a project more successful, More...