Code and Development
I would like to share my experience about using Ctools plugins for building custom websites.
In this session an unprecedented feat of bravery will be attempted: a well known contributed module will be ported from D7 to D8. In 45 minutes. In front of a live audience!
Slides available at wimleers.com/talk/making-drupal-fly-fastest-drupal-ever-here.
Automated testing has a lot of benefits: it reduces maintenance costs, increases software quality and prevents regressions.In the long run having a test suite saves time and money for any project. However in practice most small to medium size client projects are delivered without any tests.