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. Woodwing Enterprise 6 is a three-tier content publishing platform that helps businesses plan, create, preview and publish content for print and online from a single interface. Combined with Acquia Drupal, WoodWing users are able to work instantly with the Web’s most powerful open source social publishing system.
“We are very pleased that WoodWing chose to integrate Enterprise 6 with Acquia Drupal as the standard Web CMS,” said Tom Erickson, Acquia chief executive officer. “The combination of WoodWing and Acquia Drupal provides publishers with an innovative, cost effective multichannel workflow solutions to streamline their processes.”
“WoodWing’s strategy has always been to find market-leading technology partners to team up and integrate with,” said Erik Schut, President of WoodWing Software. “It allows us to rapidly provide our customers with cutting-edge solutions, enabling them to keep ahead of their competition.”
As a social publishing system, Drupal meets a diverse range of both content and community requirements making it the ideal system to support WoodWing Enterprise 6. Joint customers can preview content using live templates before it gets published and can send over text, audio, video, and photo elements with ease. To learn more, please visit: http://acquia.com/partners/showcase/woodwing-software.
Acquia is a ground-breaking open source software company providing value-added products and services for the wildly popular Drupal social publishing system. Acquia Drupal is a completely free Drupal distribution to help people get started fast and the Acquia Network offers subscription-based access to technical support and remote network services that simplify the deployment and operation of Drupal websites. The people of Acquia believe open source development and social publishing technology have the power to connect people and unleash their collective creative potential. Please visit http://acquia.com. Download Acquia Drupal at http://acquia.com/downloads.
The Drupal social publishing system has been downloaded over 2 million times since its inception and powers more than 400,000 web sites globally. Drupal includes an enterprise class content management system and is used to deliver a wide variety of web applications including single or multi-user blogs, wikis, community networks, digital media portals, e-commerce, and many more.
Assisted by a thriving ecosystem of consultants and developers, a diverse set of organizations use Drupal including SonyBMG, Warner Brothers Records, the New York Observer, Forbes, Disney, Intel, Harvard University, and Amnesty International. A huge community has grown up around Drupal, with thousands of active contributors to the open source technology. For more information, visit http://drupal.org.
Based on many years of experience in the publishing industry, WoodWing knows where the challenges lie. WoodWing has been addressing those challenges effectively, using standard and proven technologies, open source components, and open architecture to create the most progressive solutions available on the market for the production of print and online publications. Rapid growth worldwide and success across the full spectrum of small to giant publishers demonstrate that WoodWing makes the best tools for the best price.
WoodWing Software is located in Zaandam, The Netherlands, and has regional sales companies for Europe, the USA, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. Customers are served through select partners. For more information, visit http:// www.woodwing.com.
Citigate Cunningham on behalf of Acquia