Last updated October 17, 2019

Destination plugins handle the load phase of the ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) process and are responsible for saving new data as Drupal content or configuration.

In this tutorial, we'll:

  • Examine the role that destination plugins fulfill
  • Learn about existing destination plugins
  • Better understand when you might need to write your own destination plugin

By the end of this tutorial, you should be able to explain what destination plugins does and understand how you'll make use of them in your own migration.