SOLD OUT - API First Drupal 8 with React.js and Waterwheel

Conference: 

Do you want to manage content in Drupal but use something else to build your UI? This is the class for you.

We know Drupal is an amazing platform for making websites, but did you know it’s also a world-class content API that can easily be integrated with other technologies? In this class you’ll learn how to combine Drupal with React, a declarative, component based UI JavaScript framework, via a Waterwheel, an SDK for working with Drupal from JavaScript, to build a simple yet elegant UI.

Trainer(s): 
infiniteluke
mirzu
amazingrando
pcoffey
techninja
Experience level: 
Advanced
Status: 
Accepted
Training Company: 
Four Kitchens
Learning Objectives: 

Learn how you can build interactive applications using Drupal 8's data and the ins and outs of the technologies that make it possible.

Syllabus/Agenda: 

Topics will include:

  • Writing modern Javascript (ES6)
  • Decoupled Architecture and REST APIs
  • UIs with React.js (Intro to React)
  • What is Waterwheel
  • Connecting Drupal 8 to React with Waterwheel to build a web app
Who Will Gain the Most From This Training?: 
  • Backend/Frontend Drupal developers looking to learn modern frontend JavaScript libraries
  • Frontend JavaScript developers who need a CMS for their app
Prerequisites for this Course: 
  • Strong Javascript fundamentals
  • Working knowledge of HTTP and basic REST concepts

Tools needed for training:

Drupal Version: 
Drupal 8.x
Dev Environments: 
Mac OSX, Windows, Linux
Training Type: 
Advanced