A totally beginner tutorial to Views for Drupal 7

As part 1 of our 3 part mini-course on Views, I've written up the notes for today's session.

Update: here is the recording

To get the most out of this mini-course, you need to know the following:

Big Data for Sale: Data Marketplaces

When does it make sense to start up a Big Data program? If your email marketing system isn't talking to your sales force automation system, and neither is synched up with your online purchase system, are you really ready to tackle a Big Data project? The answer may surprise you as we examine Big Data and its impact on the next generation digital experience in this fourth installment of our ongoing series "Are You Ready for Big Data?"

Here's a break for companies hoping to put a Big Data project on the fast track: You don't have to generate all the Big Data you use. Often you can gain insights by purchasing another dataset and adding it to what you've been able to generate yourself.

Acquia Unveils First Enterprise-Ready Content Moderation Platform in the Cloud [Mar 20, 2013]

Mollom Delivers Content Assurance, Solves Spam Problems that Cripple Digital Experiences

BURLINGTON, MA – March 20, 2013 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced the general availability release of the Mollom Content Moderation Platform. The first cloud content moderation platform built for the enterprise, Mollom reduces the time that’s required to moderate large volumes of user-generated content.

Acquia Founder, Drupal Project Creator Dries Buytaert Named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum [Mar 12, 2013]

Buytaert Joins Global Leadership Collective Committed to Addressing Global Challenges

BURLINGTON, MA – March 12, 2013 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that Acquia co-founder and Drupal project creator Dries Buytaert was named among this year’s class of Young Global Leaders by the World Economic Forum.

Drupal How-To: Find great beginner tutorials on Drupal 7

In my first blog post, I outlined the main sources for fresh news and info about Drupal. In this post, I’ll round up the best blog sources for tutorials in the Drupal community.

Great Beginner Blogs Round-up

There’s such a large volume of great content coming out for Drupal lately for both new and experienced Drupal developers.

Acquia Announces General Availability of Drupal Commons 3.0 [Feb 26, 2013]

BURLINGTON, MA – February 26, 2013 – Acquia, the leading open cloud platform for integrated digital experiences, today released Drupal Commons 3.0 to accelerate the creation of digital communities and social applications.