October 12, 2015 — WordPress development can be quite cumbersome, especially if you deal with different clients and everybody has own server configurations or special needs. Using Services like MAMP are great for a quick start but if you need to match certain criteria it is good to be as close as possible to live environment.
Vagrant is a tool, which lets you setup a Virtual Machine on your computer, which reflects your live environment. And people from the community already built some special VMs for WordPress developer. Setting up a new WordPress (Multi-) Site is just a mater of seconds and you’re ready to go.
This session, will teach you what Vagrant is, how you can use it and what specific WordPress solution exists to boost your WordPress development.
October 2, 2015 — Managing several projects in one machine can be painful and limiting:
– upgrades and experiments are discouraged for the risk of messing up the whole development environment
– sharing work with other colleagues can be difficult
– project setup in not so small teams can be a waste of time
– Vagrant offers an easy way to create and manage a dedicated virtual machine. Every WordPress instance can now be run in a fully isolated environment, saving time and headaches.
July 28, 2015 — Setting up and maintaining local development and staging environments can be time-consuming, especially if you want to keep your dev environments up-to-date against an active production site. And if you use multisite this gets even harder. Stop editing your hosts file every 10 seconds, keep your database all up to date, and spend no time doing so. Also covered will be how this fits in with the BDN’s QA process.
July 16, 2015 — One of the newest tools on the market is an open source system called Vagrant. Thanks to this amazing application, you can quickly and easily create a new virtual development environment at a moments notice.
July 13, 2015 — Vagrant is a fantastic piece of software that allows developers and testers to create portable, reusable and easily reproducible development environments. This session covers the functional aspects and a quick demo of the workflow of using Vagrant specifically for WordPress development.
May 27, 2015 — Eine große IT Infrastruktur kann nur mit Automatiserungstools gestemmt werden. Als Entwickler kann man diese Tools ebenso nutzen um seine Arbeit effizienter zu gestalten.
In dieser Session werde ich erklären, wie man mit wenig Aufwand eine einheitliche WordPress Entwicklungs- und Testumgebung aufbauen kann, indem man IT Tools wie Chef und Vagrant in seinen Werkzeugkasten aufnimmt.
May 24, 2015 — This talk walks through setting up a professional, powerful, and efficient local development environment. It discusses how to get set up, why, and the different things you can do with a great set up.
September 12, 2014 — Learn how Vagrant, a tool for creating portable development environments, can help you:
– Easily setup a local development environment
– Match your local development environment to production and avoid surprises during deployment.
– Share development environments with team members and get new team members up and running in record time.
– Easily deploy code by using providers and provisioners.
June 29, 2014 — Developing your WordPress site locally will save you tons of time and prevent that “oops” moment when something breaks on a live site. This session shows you how to utilize tools and incorporate them within your workflow in order to save time and prevent mistakes.It explains the components needed to create local development sites, show you how to do it by utilizing time-saving techniques and then demonstrate the steps required to deploy your site once complete.