Varbase is an enhanced Drupal distribution packed with adaptive functionalities and essential modules, that speed up your development, and provides you with standardized configurations, making your life easier.

The essence of Varbase, lies within the basic concept that initiated it; DRY (Don’t Repeat Yourself). Varbase handles that for you, relieving you from repeating all the modules, features, configurations that are included in every Drupal project.

Software Included

Package Version License
Apache2 2.4.29 erver codebase was relicensed to the Apache 2.0 License

Creating an App using the Control Panel

Click this button to create a Droplet based on this 1-Click App. If you aren’t logged in, this link will prompt you to log in with your DigitalOcean account.

Deploy to DO

Creating an App using the API

In addition to creating a Droplet from the Varbase 1-Click App using the control panel, you can also use the DigitalOcean API. As an example, to create a 4GB Varbase Droplet in the SFO2 region, you can use the following curl command. You need to either save your API access token) to an environment variable or substitute it in the command below.

curl -X POST -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
         -H 'Authorization: Bearer '$TOKEN'' -d \
        '{"name":"choose_a_name","region":"sfo2","size":"s-2vcpu-4gb","image": "vardot-varbase-18-04"}' \

Getting Started After Deploying Varbase

After the deployment of Varbase One-Click application as a new droplet, please login in to your Varbase server via SSH. In the prompt you should see the file path where your database connection strings are stored.

Then in a web browser go to http://YourDropletIP/install.php and continue configuring your site using your desired username and password