Elli Ludwigson

Elli Ludwigson

Elli Ludwigson, Open Strategy Partners, is fueled by her fundamental curiosity about what connects us, literally and metaphorically. She has an innate drive to connect information and resources with stakeholders and communities. She has supported United States Members of Congress while working at the Congressional Research Service, promoted the core concepts of the sustainable food movement for a New York Times bestselling author and farmer, and contributed to the Drupal open source project as a core mentoring lead. Elli will happily dive deep into just about any topic, whether it's the inner workings of a technology or the history of Joy of Cooking (she collects old editions). She currently resides outside of Washington DC with her books, houseplants, and baking habit.

Posts by Elli Ludwigson:

TYPO3 Dev Days Wrap-Up

Thank you, T3DD! We had an amazing time at TYPO3 Developer Days (T3DD) in Karlsruhe, Germany this month. The sessions were enlightening, the venue was pleasant and peaceful, and the entire event so professionally organized by punkt.de. We were happy to be able to support the TYPO3 community by sponsoring T3DD and pleased especially that … Continued

KubeCon Barcelona Wrap-up

Last week in Barcelona the Kubernetes and Cloud Native communities gathered for KubeCon to learn from each other and collaborate on open source projects. We’ve been working hard to use the native features of Kubernetes to build our hosting platform, DDEV-Live, and we’re invested in contributing back to Kubernetes itself to strengthen and extend functionality … Continued

Enabling fast flow of work from Dev to Deploy with DevOps best practices

On-demand environments are essential to delivering code—and therefore value—from dev-to-deploy rapidly, reliably, and regularly. At every stage of the workflow, the environment has to be as close to the production setup as possible to avoid nasty surprises when your code hits production. Defining your “production-like” environment with automated build mechanisms to create containers—like in DDEV-Local—lets … Continued

Contribution Day at Drupal Europe

Last week at Drupal Europe we had the opportunity to learn from each other, catch up with old friends and make new connections, and contribute back to Drupal Core with Contribution Days on both Monday and Friday. A lot of work goes into preparing for these events, from coordinating team members to getting tools ready. … Continued

DDEV: An alternative to MAMP for a PHP dev environment

You need a local web server to build and maintain a website. Simple. The old standby is MAMP, so called because it gives you the full Apache MySQL PHP “AMP” stack you need to get to work … on “My” machine: My Apache, MySQL, PHP. It’s free and no-frills (the paid version gives you a … Continued

Docker containers vs VMs for quick consistent local dev

Here’s a well-guarded secret that most developers, teams, and agencies don’t share with their clients: a ton of work is needed just to get to the work. Have you ever lost hours to managing your team’s local development environments? Maybe you’ve enjoyed a few too many coffee breaks while waiting for your virtual machines to … Continued