Using Toran Proxy to speed up Drupal builds

Over the last couple of days an internal thread has been making the rounds at Acquia about speeding up Composer for Drupal builds. With Drupal 8, Lightning and the BLT project making heavy use of Composer to manage its dependencies, users frequently rebuilding from source, or those in remote regions…

Dealing with large filesizes in Drupal

Storing large filesizes I'm currently writing a module in my spare time with the emphasis on providing the integration of Drupal and seedboxes. More a proof of concept module than anything else. In doing so, I've ran into a couple of limitations of Drupal when it comes to storing files…