Free Drupal 8 "THUNDER" Introductory course in March (Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya)


29th May 2017 - Tokyo
Genero Corporation (Headquarters: Ota, Tokyo) will hold a training program for beginners of Drupal 8.
Drupal which is a digital experience platform, supports 3 million websites with about more than one million registered users, approximately 20,000 extended modules and supports more than 100 different languages.
As an open source CMS (content management system), Drupal has built various modules to suit the type of industry and the business conditions, it facilitates quick and easy installations and liberty of operations, and simplifies coordination with other services. Drupal is used by many large scale websites or multipurpose websites that demand very high security such as the White House, NASA, and the Stanford University,etc.
Using the latest version of Drupal, i.e. Drupal 8 which was released on November 2015, in addition with Mobile support and enhancement of multi-lingual support, it is well-equipped with Symfony2 and latest architecture. At our firm, ① Brand Sites, ② EC (e-Commerce) websites, ③ SNS (In-house/ other social sites) are built using Drupal as a base for supporting digital transformation of companies and organizations.
Along with the development of various digital technologies, many companies and organizations face the management task of "digital revolution". Regardless of the size of the organization, Drupal is drawing attention as a CMS platform for providing "ambitious digital experience".  for engineers and engineers as well It is an introductory course of Drupal that you can easily learn.This introductory course is not only for the developers but also for the non-developers, by which they can easily learn about Drupal (Thunder).
This time, we will conduct the training using the distribution "Thunder" developed by  Hubert Burda Media, Europe's largest publishing company.
Hubert Burda Media not only develops its own media such as ELLE and Playboy, but also focuses its strategies on Drupal community by releasing its platform as a distribution.
"THUNDER" is a function of conventional Drupal with addition of modules etc. so that it can correspond to the requirements needed to build a news portal site.
In addition, in 2016 Drupal's hosting company, ‘Acquia’ has been announced as the leader for the third consecutive year at the WCM Magic Quadrant by Gartner which is a leading research firm. With the release of Drupal8 and in response to the increasing expectations from Drupal, the introduction will be done along with the appropriate examples.

 ●Osaka: 19th June 2017 (Monday) 14: 00-16: 00
 ●Nagoya: 20th June 2017 (Tuesday)  14: 00-16: 00
 ●Tokyo: 23rd June 2017 (Friday) 14: 00-16: 00

Program: Drupal 8 Introductory Course "THUNDER"
■Target audience : Corporate marketing personnel, website manager and anybody who is interested in Drupal 8
■Pre-requisites: On the day of presentation, please bring your laptop. The Wired LAN will be provided by us at the venue.
■Venue Capacity: 5 persons (1 person per organization. Please note that the hall will be closed as soon as it reaches full capacity.)
■Date :  19th June 2017 (Monday) 14: 00-16: 00 (Opening 13: 30)
■会Venue: Osaka Marunouchi Building annex, 1-18-22,Higashi Nakajima, Higashiyodogawa-ku, Osaka
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■Date : 20th June 2017 (Tuesday)  14: 00-16: 00 (opening 13: 30)
■Venue: Nagoya Anso Hall, 3-15-9, Nagoya-ku Nagamachi-ku Nagoya Station
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■Date : 23rd June 2017 (Friday) 14: 00-16: 00 (opening 13: 30)
■Venue: Tokyo 21C Club, 1-5-1, Shin-Marunouchi Building, 10th Floor, Chiyoda-ku
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{{About Genero Corporation}}
Genero Technologies is a digital agency that has specialization in consulting of how to raise a revenue.Drupal is an open source CMS, that offers solutions that utilize state-of-the-art open source technologies like SugarCRM. By leveraging the development capabilities of the global community that the open source has, strategic execution of the customer’s online marketing, improvement of business processes, will help to improve the profitability.
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Drupal is a registered trademark by Dries Buytaert. The products and names used in this training are registered trademarks of their owners.

【For inquiries regarding this training】
Company Name: Genero Corporation
Person in charge: Kazumi Iwata