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Acquia Named to Constellation ShortList in Seven Categories, Including DXP, CMS, CDP, and DAM

Top Offerings for Digital Leaders Reinventing Operations and Transforming Business Models

BOSTON, September 6, 2022Acquia today announced it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ in seven categories spanning digital experience and customer experience in Q3 2022. The technology vendors and service providers included in the Constellation ShortList program deliver critical transformation initiative requirements for early adopters and fast-follower organizations. 

Constellation analysts recognized the following Acquia solutions: 


Content and data form the foundation of digital experiences. Acquia DXP combines both in an open, flexible platform that helps customers accelerate digital transformation. Because Acquia DXP is based on open source Drupal and open APIs, it empowers customers to build for the future as needs evolve and markets change. Acquia DXP brings together Acquia Drupal Cloud for assembling and deploying digital experiences and Acquia Marketing Cloud for creating engaging, personalized customer experiences at scale and across all touchpoints. 

“We’re grateful to have Constellation analysts acknowledge our Open DXP platform and products among the most innovative and proven in the industry,” said Deanna Ballew, SVP of DXP products at Acquia. “We continue to support open source communities like Drupal and support our customers to advance their digital strategies with our solutions to scale their personalized experiences through advanced machine learning and broad integrations across their technology stacks.”

“Organizations must reconsider how they balance business models, work/life priorities, and new market conditions during the uncertain climate of the Great Refactoring,” said R “Ray” Wang, chairman and founder at Constellation Research. “Constellation’s ShortLists reflect the top vendors that matter most to our network of buy-side clients. We publish ShortLists to expedite the decision-making process for leaders making critical vendor selections, so they can find the right partners to enable their business success." 

Constellation Research advises leaders on leveraging disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation and streamline business processes. Products and services named to the Constellation ShortList meet the threshold criteria for this category as determined through client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share, and internal research. The portfolio is updated at least once per year as the analyst team deems necessary based on market conditions.

Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.

About Acquia

Acquia empowers the world’s most ambitious brands to create digital customer experiences that matter. With open source Drupal at its core, the Acquia Digital Experience Platform (DXP) enables marketers, developers, and IT operations teams at thousands of global organizations to rapidly compose and deploy digital products and services that engage customers, enhance conversions, and help businesses stand out. Learn more at

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