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Getting started - Developer's Quick Start Guide

Familiar with the Drupal CMS? The open source Sector Drupal distribution is easy to install and use. Get started with these user guides and learn more about Sector and how to install it.

  • Sector release schedule overview

    As part of our Sector 9 roadmap, the Sector team is committing to a release schedule based on the Drupal core release cycle. 

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  • What is Sector?

    Sector is an open source CMS Drupal distribution that is ready to go and easy to administer.

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  • Installing Sector

    Installing Sector is as easy as installing Drupal. A composer-based version of Sector D8 can be installed by running composer create-project sparksinteractive/sector-project {project-name}.
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  • Public vs. private file systems

    The file field upload destination in Sector is set to the public file system. This is good enough for most (but not all) sites.

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Our Sector 9 Roadmap is out!

With the release for Drupal 9 coming closer, we have now published our Sector 9 Roadmap.

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Sector is brought to you by Sparks Interactive - supporting Sector from Wellington and Auckland

Open Source award winner!

Sparks Interactive are delighted to accept the Open Source Use in Business award for Sector and the open source platform.

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