Acquia Executive to Keynote Zend/PHP Conference

The Secrets of Building and Participating in Open Source Communities

Woburn, MA – November 2, 2010 – Acquia, the company accelerating the adoption of open source social publishing, today announced, Dries Buytaert, Drupal Project Lead and Acquia CTO & co-founder will keynote the Zend/PHP Conference in California. Drupal is radically changing the way websites are created and Acquia is helping enterprises embrace the technology.

The 6th Annual Zend/PHP Conference will bring together PHP developers and IT managers from around the world to discuss PHP best practices and explore new technologies. Buytaert will share his experience and lessons learned from building and leading the thriving Drupal open source community from a dorm-room message board at the University of Antwerp to a market leading social publishing solution powering some of the world’s most visible websites.

    The Secrets of Building and Participating in Open Source Communities
    Dries Buytaert, Drupal Project Lead and Acquia CTO & co-founder
    Wednesday, November 3, 2010 – 8:30 AM (PST)

Buytaert will also focus on how collaboration amongst developer communities and non-developer adopters is critical to a healthy and sustainable project. “I am excited to participate in the 6th Annual Zend/PHP Conference, I truly believe that open source is our future and the future is now.” said Dries Buytaert, Acquia CTO & co-founder

About Acquia
Acquia helps organizations of all sizes build social publishing websites quickly, easily and with a lower total cost of ownership by leveraging Drupal, the open source social publishing platform that blends content and community. Our products, services and support enable companies to leverage the power, technical innovation and economic value of Drupal while simplifying the experience, removing the complexity and minimizing the risk. Please visit: http://acquia.com.