Acquia, which produces commercial versions of the open source web content management system Drupal announced two key acquisitions this week that it hopes will make it more attractive to enterprise buyers, especially those with legacy systems.
Acquia, the leading provider of commercial solutions for Drupal, announced today that it has acquired Cyrve, a provider of Drupal migration services, and Growing Venture Solutions (GVS), a provider of Drupal security services. With these acquisitions, Acquia is also introducing today Acquia Migration Services and Acquia Security Services for Drupal enterprise website owners.
Acquia, which helps companies build community sites using the open-source content management system Drupal, has raised $15 million in Series D funding from Tenaya Capital, Northbridge Venture partners and Sigma Partners.
Acquia, a provider of commercial solutions for Drupal, announced that Twitter (News - Alert) selected a Drupal-based community solution for its new Twitter developer Web site at dev.twitter.com.
Twitter announced the launch of the developer Web site which was developed with support and guidance from Acquia.
Leveraging Acquia solutions, Twitter offers information, tools and assistance for 750,000 developers across the Twitter ecosystem. It includes access to documents, APIs, tips, tutorials, blogs, and forums designed to connect developers to the Twitter team and each other.
Drupal-based software developer Acquia (www.acquia.com) announced on Tuesday it plans to partner with Ruby on Rails-based development and deployment platform Engine Yard (www.engineyard.com) to offer a fully managed cloud solution for Drupal and Ruby on Rails applications.
The new partnership will help those professionals who use Drupal and RoR to more effectively develop social websites and custom web applications.