Migration 101: An introduction to Drupal 8 Migration

Submitted by malabya35 on Sun, 06/02/2019 - 17:41
Session Track
Code & development
Skill level
Beginner

Migration can be a daunting and often people find it very intimidating. But with the Migrate module in core, it's is relevantly easier to migrate data from a legacy system into Drupal 8. In this session, we will cover how to use the Migrate API in Drupal to get started at a ground level.

  • Introduction to Drupal 8 Migrate module
  • Preparing your site for migration
  • Managing your migration using complementary contributed modules like Migrate tools, Migrate plus & Migrate run
  • Migration demo using CSV source
  • Migration demo using Database source
  • Look into how to migrate dependent reference fields like taxonomy, media, and files using migration Plugins