Giving users (in this case patients) the right content in the right place at the right time is hardly a new concept. However, when you're working with an extremely large organization full of passionate people who all have very different ideas of what should be on the homepage, delivering on that promise can be challenging. Learn how Steward Health Care pulled together an organization chock full of stakeholders around a single rallying cry: What Would the Patient Want?
Track Sessions: The Politics of Digital
Emmis Radio knew they needed a new way to manage content on their 20+ radio websites and 10+ magazine sites. Managing content was difficult, uploading video was painful and scaling was out of the question. When they moved to Drupal, they expected to resolve all of these issues and go about business as normal. What they didn’t realize was the profound impact a flexible, agile and resilient content management platform would have on their digital properties, and change the way they do business forever.
The implementation of technology is easy. Under the best of circumstances, a new Drupal site can be up and running in a matter of weeks, maybe even days. But if you don’t have support from the wider organization, you’re stalled before you even start. Companies in all industries, all shapes and all sizes must first rally the team and create alignment across departments and regions all while ensuring that everyone from the newly hired content creator to the most senior executive is on board. This is where the real work is done.
With more than 850 independent associations nationwide, the YMCA faces the challenge of a decentralized and diverse digital ecosystem. Open Y is an open source initiative to bring digital transformation and unity to the YMCA movement. Based on the philosophy that collaboration drives innovation and impact, Open Y brings together a community of YMCA’s and digital partners to provide a common digital vision for the 160-year-old YMCA brand.
The words global and fast do not often describe the same project - large e-commerce replatforming projects are notorious for exceeding original time plans. In record time, Motorola was able to revamp their online presence worldwide and replace a legacy e-commerce solution with Drupal and other open-source technologies.
Learn how the City of Boston is creating a new friendly and convenient digital experience for residents that is representative of the connected, tech-savvy city. The newly launched boston.gov website allows visitors to easily find the content they need and improves quality customer service provided.