Press Releases

Acquia Closes $8.5 Million in Series C to Fund Product Growth and Geographic Expansion

Funding provided by North Bridge Venture Partners and Sigma Partners

Acquia Triples Customer Base in 2010

Incredible customer success attributed to Acquia’s full enterprise offerings of Drupal support and cloud services

Woburn, MA - November 1, 2010 – Acquia, the company accelerating the adoption of open source social publishing, announces explosive customer and partner growth. Fueled by a passion for innovation, new product offerings and outstanding customer service, Acquia is poised for steady growth in 2011. Acquia’s comprehensive Drupal offerings are designed to help companies build killer web experiences.

Explosive Customer and Partner Growth

    Acquia Announces the Drupal Business Summit – Join the Social Business Revolution

    Multi-city event for business leaders to discuss the power of Drupal in the enterprise

    Acquia Partners with SOASTA To Ensure the Ongoing Success of Enterprise-Scale Drupal Deployments

    Managed Drupal Hosting Clients to Benefit from Scalable Web Testing for Superior Performance

    Acquia Launches ISV Partner Program Enabling the Social Enterprise

    Program Offers Managed Hosting, Development and Sales Support to Software Partners Seeking to Leverage Market Leading Drupal Social Publishing System

    Acquia Offers New Drupal Distribution for Higher Education

    OpenScholar speeds creation of academic and research websites

    Getting Started with Drupal Just Got Easier; Acquia Offers One-Stop Shop for Popular Drupal Distributions

    Getting Started with Drupal Just Got Easier; Acquia Offers One-Stop Shop for Popular Drupal Distributions

    Company kick-starts software publisher program with Phase2 Technology

    Acquia Launches Global Training Program for Drupal Designers and Developers to Support Explosive Market Growth

    Woburn, MA – April 15, 2010-- Acquia, the enterprise guide to social publishing, today announced the launch of a new, global training program for Drupal designers and developers. Acquia will develop and maintain a relevant and timely curriculum addressing a wide range of Drupal design and development topics. Training and coursework will be provided directly to customers by Acquia’s network of partners. Leading development and design agency Chapter Three has signed on as Acquia’s first Drupal training program partner.

    Join the Search for Acquia’s Druplipet and Tweet your Most Creative Picture with it to Win Tickets to DrupalCon San Francisco

    TwitPic contest at SXSW could make yours the most valuable Tweet you’ve ever sent!

    Open Source Drupal for the New Open Government

    Acquia launches new ‘Social Publishing for Open Government’ program to help agencies meet requirements of Open Government Directive
    Company hires VP of Business Development to lead efforts

    Acquia Founder, Dries Buytaert, Wins CIOnet Innovation Award 2009

    Woburn, MA - November 16, 2009 -- Today, Acquia, the enterprise guide to Social Publishing, announced that company founder and Drupal creator, Dries Buytaert, was awarded the CIOnet Innovation Award 2009 by the CIOnet Advisory Board. Recognized for his exceptional and innovative success with the development of the Drupal open source software and community, Buytaert was honored by CIOs and IT leaders during the CIOnet Annual Top Event in Brussels today.

    Beyond Social Business Software: The Social Publishing Platform with Open Source Drupal

    Woburn, MA – October 30, 2009 – One of the most hotly debated questions among marketers and company executives is “What does it mean to be a social business?”Today Acquia, Inc., the enterprise guide to the Drupal social publishing system provides the answer and also reveals what Social Business Software vendors aren’t telling you: your investment in Social Business Software is at risk because it is only a one-sided approach to social business. Social publishing is the technology platform for true social businesses.

    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 to Provide High Availability Managed Hosting for Enterprise Drupal Sites

    “One Stop Shop” Opens for Total Drupal Infrastructure Management

    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.