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Hosting Drupal sites? You need Ægir!

Backend & Dev-ops
Colan Schwartz (colan), Christopher Gervais (ergonlogic)
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Do you need a self-hosted solution for hosting and managing Drupal sites?  Would you like be able able to upgrade all of your sites at once with a single button click?  Are you tired of dealing with all of the proprietary Drupal hosting providers that won't let you customize your set-up?  Wouldn't it be nice if all of your sites could automatically get free HTTPS certificates?

If you said yes to any of the above questions, there's only one option:  the Aegir Hosting System. While it's possible to find a company that will host Drupal sites for you, Aegir helps you maintain control whether you want to use your own infrastructure or manage your own software-as-a-service (SaaS) product. Plus, you get all the benefits of open source.

We'll cover:

  • History
  • Architecture
  • Basic features
  • Advanced features
  • Development workflows
  • Recent additions
  • Future
  • Questions & discussion