Drupal 8 Migration API


Drupal 8 Migration Ready to launch D8 website !!! Hurry !!! But.. What about content migration ?


Don’t worry !! “migrate module” is now part of core. This means that migrate is no longer a secondary option when upgrading your sites to Drupal 8. Migration is a requirement in almost every project.

Among the many improvements in Drupal 8 is the inclusion of a Migrate module to handle updating sites from Drupal 6 and Drupal 7 to Drupal 8.

What you will learn ?

  • Basic concepts of writing a Migrate plugin.
  • How to migrate Drupal 6 (and Drupal 7) sites directly into Drupal 8 using Drush.
  • How to plan a data migration specifically for Drupal 8.
  • How the migrate module in Drupal 8 works so you can ensure you get only the content you want in your new sites.
  • What is already available? What custom code do you need to write? And how do you do it?

Targeted Audience : This session will the perfect initiation for new Drupal developers as well as more experienced Drupalers who haven't learned about Migrate, or are getting started on their first migration.

Session Track

Coding and Development

Experience Level


Drupal Version