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June Meeting

Thursday June 28th 2007, 18:30 at ESP.

Topic: Using CMS tool DRUPAL

Podcast Intro by M. Levin, co-founder of SeneJUG: (MP3)

Question: how do you manage in a simple way a website containing a flood of information while facilitating its navigation? Did somebody say Drupal?

Drupal is a free software package that allows an individual or a community of users to easily publish, manage and organize a wide variety of content on a website. Tens of thousands of people and organizations have used Drupal to power scores of different web sites,

Jean-Pierre Poutcheu will give us an introduction of the CMS tool Drupal. The audience will understand the benefits of considering a CMS solution for the design of their Web site.

About Jean-Pierre Poutcheu

Jean-Pierre is originally from Cameroun. He is currently enrolled at the polytechnic school of Dakar as an computer engineer. He specializes in telecommunication networks, system administration, and programming. He has a keen interest in developing under the GNU/Linux platform. His favorite languages include C/C++, Java, Python, PHP, and Gtk+. He is passionate about Internet Technology.

Jean-Pierre has dedicated much time and effort in promoting the exploitation of Open Source software. According to Jean-Pierre, "profiting from technology is essential for developing countries like Senegal". Jean-Pierre is the contact member of Senegal Ubuntu TEAM, a team of Ubuntu (a Linux-based operating system) and free software users. He is also developing a CMS core with some of his friends.

You can reach Jean-Pierre Poutcheu at


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