Acquia Coverage

Acquia to push use of free website building software in India [Nov 8, 2011]

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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The Economic Times

Open-source software company Acquia today said it will expand its presence in India to promote use of free website building software Drupal.

"India Has A Huge Demand For Drupal Developers" [Nov 8, 2011]

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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EFY Times

Dries Buytaert and his company are now focusing on India as Drupal can be a big business in the country, just like its popularity across the globe.

Acquia to push use of free website building software in India [Nov 8, 2011]

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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Telecom Live

Open-source software company Acquia today said it will expand its presence in India to promote use of free website building software Drupal.

Acquia to Push Use of Free Website Building Software in India [Nov 8, 2011]

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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Silicon India

Open-source software company Acquia said it will expand its presence in India to promote use of free website building software Drupal.

New Grads: Get Paid to Learn Drupal [Nov 8, 2011]

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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IT Knowledge Exchnage

You’ve heard of Drupal, the widely-used CMS. But you probably have not heard of Acquia, a company that “gives you answers, tools, and support to make Drupal even better.” Not shabby. Even better, Acquia is searching for new grads or recently-discharged military people to attend their Acquia U and learn all about Drupal — at their expense. Even better, they’ll pay selected candidates to learn.

Acquia Seeks to Find Employment for Career Changers, College Grads [Nov 7, 2011]

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Monday, November 7, 2011
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EContent Magazine

The Acquia U program will hire professionals as client advisors, provide them six weeks of paid training, and then hire them into Acquia or one of Acquia's partners.

Acquia U to Provide Drupal Training, Job Placement [Nov 7, 2011]

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Monday, November 7, 2011
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CMS Wire

For most jobseekers, the current job market is brutal, at best. Drupal developers and designers, on the other hand, can still find a variety of job openings for Drupal talent. In response to the demand, Acquia created Acquia U, a training and employment program for college graduates and career changers.

Acquia Stimulates E-Commerce Job Market [Nov 7, 2011]

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Monday, November 7, 2011
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Internet Retailer

Internet Retailer covers Acquia's announcement of Acquia U, a new program designed to employ and train recent and upcoming college graduates, as well as career changers, in Drupal.

Acquia Launches "Acquia U" [Nov 7, 2011]

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Monday, November 7, 2011
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City Biz List

City Biz List covers Acquia's announcement of Acquia U, a new program designed to help fill the need for web developers, designers in the exploding Drupal market.

Getting the drop on Drupal from Dries himself [Nov 7, 2011]

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Monday, November 7, 2011
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e27

Dries Buytaert discusses the global adoption of Drupal, careers in Drupal, and more at a Drupal Singapore meetup on November 3, 2011. [VIDEO]

Review: Acquia Webinar on Drupal Security [Nov 2, 2011]

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011
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Digett

Digett reviews an October 25 Acquia webinar titled "Protect Your Drupal Site Against Common Security Attacks."

Drupal: Turning a Free Product into a Real Business [Oct 27, 2011]

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Thursday, October 27, 2011
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Forbes

Forbes discusses Drupal as a powerful force in the tech world and Acquia's commercial support of Drupal through subscription services for learning and productivity tools, cloud hosting, social business software, and more.

Are Boston Entrepreneurs Focused on the Right Areas? [Oct 27, 2011]

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Thursday, October 27, 2011
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Bostinnovation

Bostinnovation names Acquia a company rapidly solving bigger, long-term problems among New England-area start ups.

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CompuCom-led executive forum identifies operational efficiency and cloud computing as top issues for CIOs in 2012 [Oct 27, 2011]

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Thursday, October 27, 2011
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The Wall Street Journal

CompuCom Systems, Inc., the leading IT outsourcing specialist, hosted a three-day forum with 25 executives from IT organizations across vertical markets. Jay Batson, Acquia VP and Co-Founder, explored how social collaboration brings together businesses, partners, and clients, assists with recruiting, and facilitates ideation during a panel discussion at the event.

Dead men walking or walking dead? Enterprise CMS vendors must adapt or die [Oct 24, 2011]

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Monday, October 24, 2011
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CMS Wire

Legacy CMS vendors, like OpenText/Vignette and Autonomy/Interwoven, are experiencing the effects of a disruption of their marketplace. As a result, many organizations are flocking to open source. CMS Wire says that "Acquia seems to understand the current trend to push this out of the hands and heads of the overburdened IT operations shops and into the cloud at large."

How-To: Build a Site With Drupal Gardens [Oct 19, 2011]

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011
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MaximumPC

MaximumPC explores how to create a Drupal Gardens website in well under an hour. With Drupal Gardens, there's no need to worry about backend administration, working with frustrating FTP uploads, or paying scads to a talented web developer for his years of dedicated technical education.

Fear of vendor lock-in is legitimate cloud concern - don't be bullied [Oct 14, 2011]

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Friday, October 14, 2011
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Tech Target

Tech Target features Chris Brookins, Acquia VP of Engineering and Product Management, in a discussion about cloud computing, open SaaS and PaaS, and vendor lock-in following the Mass Technology Leadership Council's Cloud Computing Summit.

PayPal & eBay developer content moves to Drupal [Oct 14, 2011]

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Friday, October 14, 2011
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Retail Design & Technology Magazine

eBay's new business, X.commerce, migrates its X.com developer website and all related content on eBay and PayPal from a proprietary platform to Drupal7, an open-source content management system (CMS).

Open Source Drupal Marks the Spot for eBay’s X.com [Oct 13, 2011]

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Thursday, October 13, 2011
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Wired

Wired discusses eBay's migration to Drupal and Acquia Commons and the evolution of Drupal from Dries Buytaert's Belgian dorm room.

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