GovCMS and Drupal 9, roadmap and Q&A

Presented by: Akhil Bhandari, Salsa Digital
Level: Novel topic - suits all levels
Length: Full 20 minutes

GovCMS9 roadmap

  • We will introduce the latest GovCMS9 development status and the roadmap of migrations.


  • Security has always been a concern for GovCMS. Given the recent rise in cyber-attacks and subsequent media attention, securing the GovCMS site is now more important than ever.
  • What should we be doing inside GovCMS to increase security?
  • What are the best practices inside GovCMS?
  • We will discuss the current state of GovCMS, and what we can advise for the clients to improve the security to the site.
  • We can introduce what we are currently doing in the site audit report for securing the website.

Example Questions:

  • What are some of the key features in GovCMS for securing the sites?
  • How do you think the Drupal community could collaborate better on improving security?
  • GovCMS has hundreds of sites. What are some of the ways are managing Drupal security across so many sites?
  • What is the difference of GovCMS8 and GovCMS9?