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Acquia Acquires Mollom To Launch First Content Moderation Platform for the Enterprise [Aug 14, 2012]

BURLINGTON, MA – August 14, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced it has acquired Mollom, a leading provider of content monitoring solutions for user-generated content. Mollom was co-founded by Benjamin Schrauwen and Dries Buytaert, who is the co-founder and CTO of Acquia, and the original creator and project lead for Drupal. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Munich to Host DrupalCon 2012, One of the World’s Largest Web Developer Conferences [July 10, 2012]

London, UK– July 10, 2012Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, is pleased to announce it will be a Diamond sponsor at DrupalCon, the official and largest European gathering of Drupal developers and users, which will be held in Munich, August 20-24, 2012.

Acquia Selected by AlwaysOn as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner [July 10, 2012]

Recognized for creating technology innovations for the Global Silicon Valley

Ernst & Young Announces Acquia Co-founder and CTO Dries Buytaert is the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award winner in New England [June 26, 2012]]

BURLINGTON, MA, JUNE 26 – Ernst & Young LLP announced that Dries Buytaert, co-founder and CTO of Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award in the emerging technology category in New England. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Acquia Successfully Completes SSAE 16 (SOC 1) Examination [June 25, 2012]]

BURLINGTON, MA – JUNE 25, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that as a part of its commitment to security and quality, it has recently completed and obtained a service auditor’s review for the Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16, commonly known as the Service Organization Controls (SOC) 1 examination. This certification, covering Acquia Managed Cloud and corporate controls, demonstrates Acquia’s ability to handle data in a secure cloud-based environment.

Goldman Sachs Cloud Computing Conference to Feature Acquia CEO in Application Development Panel [May 7, 2012]

BURLINGTON, MA – May 7, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that CEO Tom Erickson will participate in a panel discussion on application development in cloud computing during the invitation-only Goldman Sachs Cloud Computing Conference on May 8 at Rosewood Sand Hill in Menlo Park, CA.

Acquia Co-Founder Dries Buytaert Recognized as a 2012 CIO of the Year [May 3, 2012]

BURLINGTON, MA – May 3, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that Dries Buytaert has been recognized by the Boston Business Journal and Mass High Tech as a 2012 CIO of the Year in the Emerging Technology category. Winners of the prestigious award will be honored during an awards presentation on Tuesday, June 12, from 7:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. EST at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.

Boston Business Journal Honors Acquia as a 2012 “Best Places to Work” Winner [April 26, 2012]

Boston, MA – April 26, 2012 --- The Boston Business Journal has named Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, as one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts in its tenth annual regional awards program. The honor recognizes Acquia's achievements in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a combination of employee satisfaction, working conditions and company culture.

Acquia CEO Tom Erickson wordt mentor startups op We Media PitchIt! Conferentie en uitdaging

BURLINGTON, MA – April 16, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that CEO Tom Erickson has been selected to serve as mentor to participating startups at the We Media PitchIt! Conference and Challenge on April 18 at USA Today / Gannett in McLean, VA.

Acquia Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Winner Recognized for creating new opportunities in on-demand software, cloud computing and SaaS [March 20, 2012]

BURLINGTON, MA – March 20, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnDemand 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players.

Acquia Names Content Management Veteran Joseph Wykes Vice President of Global Channels [March 20, 2012]

DRUPALCON, DENVER, CO – March 20, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced the appointment of recognized web content management industry leader Joseph Wykes as Vice President of Global Channels.

Acquia Launches the Acquia Cloud API [March 20, 2012]

DRUPALCON, DENVER, CO – March 20, 2012 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced the release of the Acquia Cloud API. The Cloud API allows developers to extend, enhance and customize Acquia Cloud’s capabilities including developer workflow, site management, and provisioning.

Acquia Announces 'Enterprise Drupal Gardens' [March 19, 2012]

Acquia Announces 'Enterprise Drupal Gardens'

Warner Music Group uses ‘OpenSaas’ platform to apply new level of flexibility and innovation to artists’ websites

Acquia Goes All Out at DrupalCon [March 16, 2012]

DRUPALCON DENVER, CO - March 16, 2012 - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, is a Diamond sponsor at DrupalCon, the official and largest international gathering of Drupal developers and users, which will be held at the Colorado Convention Center, March 19-23, 2012.

Acquia More than Doubles Revenue in 2011 [March 8, 2012]

Nearly 150 percent revenue growth and 2000 customers including Twitter, eBay, Maxim Magazine, Mercedes-Benz and the U.S. Department of Energy headline results from record-setting year

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Acquia expands European presence with appointment of Directors in Benelux and France [March 6, 2012]

Wilfred Harbers and Cyril Reinhard strengthen Acquia’s local expertise

LONDON - March 6th, 2012 - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced the appointment of Wilfred Harbers as Regional Director for Benelux, and Cyril Reinhard as Regional Director for France. Both have extensive experience in hyper growth software businesses, they collectively bring over three decades of experience to Acquia and will support Acquia’s continued rapid expansion in Europe.

Acquia Announces Two New Board Members [Jan 24, 2012]

BURLINGTON, MA - Acquia, the leading provider of commercial solutions for Drupal, today announced the appointment of industry veterans Thomas Bogan and Paul Sallaberry to its Board of Directors. The new independent Board members bring to Acquia expertise in building global, enterprise companies and successfully scaling disruptive technology innovation into existing and new markets.

Acquia Named to Forbes’ 100 List of America’s Most Promising Companies [Nov 30, 2011]

BURLINGTON, MA – November 30, 2011 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, announced today that it has been named number 41 in Forbes’ 100 list of America’s most promising companies. Forbes’ list ranks the most promising privately held up-and-comers that have compelling business models, strong management teams, notable customers, strategic partners and precious investment capital.

Acquia Launches "Acquia U" to Employ and Train College Grads, Career Changers in Web Development [Nov 7, 2011]

BURLINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - Nov 7, 2011) - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced "Acquia U" -- a program to employ and train recent and upcoming college graduates, as well as career changers, in Drupal. Due to the remarkable growth in adoption of the open source social publishing platform, there is incredible market demand for qualified Drupal developers and designers.

X.commerce Signs With Acquia to Migrate eBay and PayPal Developer Content to Drupal [Oct 12, 2011]

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - (Marketwire - Oct 12, 2011) - Innovate Developer Conference - Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, today announced that eBay's (NASDAQ: EBAY) new business, X.commerce, an open commerce ecosystem, has migrated its X.com developer website and all developer-related content on eBay and PayPal from a proprietary platform to Drupal 7, an open-source cont

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