Understanding migrations and it’s plugins

Running and using older Drupal 6 and Drupal 7 site has its own disadvantages.

Wonder how can we upgrade it to latest and most versatile Drupal version yet ? As Drupal 8.5.x is released, migrations API in Drupal 8 core is stable and there is straight upgrade path from D6-D7 to Drupal 8

We’ll go through:

  • How migration works in Drupal 8

  • Understanding of migration framework and related modules.

  • Understanding following various migration plugins like source plugins, process plugins, ID Map etc.

  • How to implement multilingual content migration.


At the end of this sessions audience will be able to:

  • Get a basic understanding of migration framework

  • Writing simple migration plugins and migrations