Anatomy of a Distro – Building Custom Distributions with Drupal 8

Parent Track:
Site Building
Anatomy of a Distro – Use Cases, Profiles and Configuration

To distro or not to distro, that is the question. In this session we will explore custom distributions with Drupal 8. This session will cover the following areas:

Overview – What are Drupal distributions and installation profiles
Use Cases – When to use distributions
Architecture – What are the components of a distribution
Deployment - How to create and deploy a distribution on Pantheon
Distribution Management – The pros and cons of committing to any maintaining a distribution long term