The Open Source Web Content Management Platform, Drupal and it's momentum.
Drupal is open source software maintained and developed by a community of 750,000+ users and developers. It's distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (or "GPL"), which means anyone is free to download it and share it with others. This open development model means that people are constantly working to make sure Drupal is a cutting-edge platform that supports the latest technologies that the Web has to offer. The Drupal project'sprinciples encourage modularity, standards, collaboration, ease-of-use, and more.
Having now been adopted by almost every Federal Agency and currently being deployed by many Fortune 100 organizations, lets discuss the reasons why adoption rates have sky rocketed. We will discuss what we at Acquia see in marketplace, address security, scalability, and other open source concerns followed by and open Q/A session.
Presented by Sean Crowley, Team Lead, Public Sector at Acquia. Sean has been with Acquia now for almost two years and brings with him knowledge around many of the largest enterprise deployments in the Public Sector at the Enterprise level.