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Drupal Positioned as a “Visionary” in Leading Analyst Firm’s 2009 Social Software in the Workplace Magic Quadrant

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

Woburn, MA, Oct. 29, 2009 – Acquia, the enterprise guide to social publishing, today announced that Drupal has been placed by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries Quadrant of its 2009 Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace.(1)

Brightcove Seeks Alternative to Traditional Content Management; Turns to Acquia to Support Drupal Build

Leading Online Video Platform Leverages Drupal to Power Corporate Site

Woburn, MA – September 14, 2009-- Acquia, the enterprise guide to the Drupal social publishing system, today announced that leading online video platform, Brightcove, has selected Drupal as its content management solution of choice and is working with Acquia for complete support of the firm’s many Drupal Web properties. Brightcove is leveraging Acquia Drupal, a packaged collection of Drupal essentials, to rollout websites quickly and cost effectively to engage with its community.

Forum One's DataMasher Receives First Place in 'Apps for America 2' Contest

Data Comparison Application Powered by Acquia Drupal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sept. 10, 2009 – Forum One’s DataMasher took first place out of 47 entries in Sunlight Labs Apps for America 2 contest, a competition in which participants were challenged to build a web site or internet application that makes federal data more accessible, interesting, and valuable.

Acquia Removes the Complexity and Cost of Drupal Site Maintenance

Remote Update and Maintenance Service Ensures Security and Peace of Mind

Andover, MA – September 9, 2009-- Acquia, the enterprise guide to social publishing, today announced the availability of Remote Administration services for enterprise customers. Providing a single contact point for expert Drupal support and application administration, this latest addition to the Acquia Network allows businesses to outsource routine updates and maintenance on their Drupal servers and focus their Web development resources on high priority, business-oriented projects.

Acquia Offers Sneak Peek of Drupal Gardens at Drupalcon Paris 2009

Going from Design to Online with Drupal Has Never Been Easier

Drupalcon, Paris – September 2, 2009-- Acquia, the enterprise guide to social publishing, today gave attendees at Drupalcon Paris 2009 their first look at Drupal Gardens. Previously code-named Acquia Gardens, Drupal Gardens is Acquia’s anticipated software-as-a-service version of Drupal that speeds the design and deployment of Drupal social publishing sites for new, non-technical users including small business owners and web designers.

Acquia Adds 200 New Customers in Six Months Upending Traditional Web Content Management Market

Fueled by Drupal movement, company challenges enterprises to think socially about their sites

Andover, MA – August 10, 2009-- Acquia, the enterprise guide to the Drupal Social Publishing System, today announced it has achieved significant momentum during the first half of 2009. Fueled by a committed Drupal community and the changing perception of open source within enterprise markets, Acquia maintains its leadership position in Drupal social publishing with record quarters in corporate and customer growth.

Gigya and Acquia Release Socialize Module, Enabling Facebook Connect, MySpaceID, Twitter and OpenID on any Drupal Site

Module Designed to Extend the Reach of Web Communities to Leading Social Networks

PALO ALTO, CA and ANDOVER, MA – July 23, 2009 – Gigya, Inc., the leading technology for connecting content and consumers with the social web, today announced that its Socialize technology is now available as a module for Drupal. The Socialize module was developed in conjunction with Acquia, the enterprise guide to the Drupal Social Publishing System.

Acquia Joins Open Source for America in Advocating Open Source in the U.S. Federal Government

Drupal Social Publishing System Increasing Transparency and Collaboration on Web between Federal Agencies and their Audiences

Acquia Secures $8 Million in Series B Financing from North Bridge Venture Partners and Sigma Partners

Drupal Social Publishing Software Leader to Use Additional Funding to Free Sites from the Shackles of Proprietary Software
Andover, MA – July 20, 2009 - Acquia, Inc., the web’s resource for the Drupal social publishing system, today announced it has secured $8 million in a Series B financing round from North Bridge Venture Partners and Sigma Partners. Acquia plans to use the funds for sales, marketing and additional product development to meet growing enterprise demand for the Drupal open source social publishing system.

Acquia Search for Drupal Launches into Primetime Eliminating the Complexity of Search for Enterprises

Service Delivers Faster, Simpler, Cost-Effective Solution Guiding Users to Targeted Information and Relevant Content Recommendations

Acquia Drupal Connected to WoodWing Enterprise 6 Content Publishing Platform

Customers can now build business critical publishing solutions with enterprise grade support from WoodWing and Acquia

Andover, MA – May 13, 2009 – Acquia today announced a technology partnership with WoodWing Software. The WoodWing’s Enterprise 6 Content Publishing Platform is now available with an out-of-the-box integration module for Drupal and ships with Acquia Drupal.

Acquia Drupal Included With Microsoft® Web Platform Installer

Developers can build and run Drupal websites on Microsoft IIS web servers

Acquia Launches Acquia Search, Drupal Cloud-Based Hosting, and Drupal Stack Installers for Windows and Mac

Expanded Offerings Build On Strong Customer and Partner Momentum

ANDOVER, MA – March 4, 2009 – Acquia today announced the public beta release of Acquia Search, as well as the immediate availability of cloud-based Drupal hosting and Drupal Stack Installers for Windows and Mac. Acquia also announced it has surpassed 45 customers and 50 partners, demonstrating the company’s strong momentum in the market since it launched Acquia Drupal, the Acquia Network, and the Acquia Partner Program last autumn.

Acquia Appoints New CEO as Management Team Grows

Tom Erickson Appointed as Acquia’s CEO and Warren Utt Joins as Vice President of Sales

Andover, MA — March 4, 2009 — Acquia, the fast growing company offering commercial support for the Drupal social publishing system, today announced the appointment of Tom Erickson as chief executive officer, as well as the addition of Warren Utt as vice president of sales. Both executives will help to further build Acquia as a leader in the social publishing space and will continue to expand the use of Drupal globally.

Acquia Joins Red Hat Exchange Bringing Social Publishing Expertise to the Open Source Ecosystem

Drupal service provider joins leading vendors to advance the reach of open source computing

pingVision Joins Acquia Platinum Partner Program

pingVision set to deliver solutions built upon Acquia Drupal and the Acquia Network

Acquia Launches Comprehensive Partner Program

Leading Drupal solution providers set to deliver solutions based on Acquia Drupal and the Acquia Network

Acquia Drupal and Acquia Network Subscriptions Now Available

New software bundle, tech support, and network services help developers assemble and operate Web 2.0 sites with confidence on the open source Drupal social publishing system

Acquia Partners with TopNotchThemes for Commercially–Supported Drupal Themes

Premium Drupal themes bring professional look and feel to leading open source social publishing system

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