The ability to engage customers grows more challenging every year, as new channels emerge and the customer journey becomes more complex. Delivering exceptional customer experiences and innovating across multiple channels and devices requires solutions that let you see the big picture – while seamlessly interacting with customers at incredibly specific moments, at the right time and on the right device. That’s where Acquia Cloud can help.
Acquia Cloud is a comprehensive and powerful Drupal cloud hosting platform for building, hosting and managing web, mobile and digital experiences. As the only platform that’s built for Drupal developers by Drupal developers, Acquia Cloud combines powerful development tools, applications, security and Drupal hosting to make it easier to deliver and manage all your digital properties. With Acquia’s Drupal cloud hosting solution, you can focus on serving your customers and growing your business – rather than on the details of managing performance, maintenance and troubleshooting.
Acquia Cloud: a superior Drupal cloud hosting solution
Acquia Cloud is a robust managed Drupal cloud hosting solution for mission-critical Drupal applications. Rather than just providing virtual machines as traditional hosting solutions do, Acquia Cloud relieves you of the responsibility of managing and running servers. You handle the code and the files, and Acquia will take care of the rest. With Acquia’s Drupal cloud hosting, you can focus on delivering more innovative sites for a better digital experience, while letting us manage all the details.
Key features of Acquia’s Drupal managed hosting platform include:
- Fully managed Drupal cloud hosting, with complete management of your hosting infrastructure and world-class application support
- An end-to-end solution optimized for Drupal and decoupled Drupal, with Node.js runtime support
- Robust out-of-the-box development tools designed to fit your workflow with drag-and-drop functionality and Dev-Stage-Prod environments for building and deploying sites
- Built-in security and independent audits to validate compliance with global and industry security standards
- Available integrated continuous delivery tools
- Enterprise-level reliability, with real-time monitoring and troubleshooting and 24/7 global support for infrastructure and Drupal applications
Why Acquia is the right choice for Drupal cloud hosting
With Acquia, you get much more than a Drupal cloud hosting solution. In addition to Drupal’s open source technology, you get the expertise of Drupal’s biggest enterprise backer: Acquia. Our founder, Dries Buytaert, is also the creator of Drupal, and choosing Acquia for hosted Drupal delivers access to all the latest innovations and constant improvements from the company that contributes most to the Drupal project, and from the vast community of developers dedicated to the solution.
Advantages of Drupal cloud hosting
Built by developers, for developers
Deliver continuous integration across the development lifecycle
For each stage of development, developers can access production-like environments that make it easier, safer and faster to deploy reliable code across all digital experiences. With unparalleled support, digital teams can focus on developing apps rather than maintaining the platform, and integrated application services ensure that applications have adequate bandwidth.
Improved performance with monitoring and optimization capabilities
Drupal cloud hosting with Acquia provides performance data through a rich set of tools that allow developers to monitor, debug and optimize their applications. With a 99.95% uptime SLA and tools like Stacked Metrics and Acquia Insights to monitor application performance, Acquia provides a Drupal cloud hosting solution that can meet rigorous compliance standards and enterprise requirements. And Acquia Cloud Edge, a suite of performance and security add-ons, brings cutting-edge performance improvements to your CDN edge.
FAQs: What is Drupal cloud hosting?
What is Drupal?
Drupal is an open source content management system that serves as the foundation for hundreds of thousands of websites and digital experiences. Free to use and supported by a large community of developers and users, Drupal is the choice of many top businesses and government agencies as they seek to provide exceptional experiences for their customers and users.
What is Drupal cloud hosting?
Drupal cloud hosting is a web hosting service that supports Drupal and enables customers to take full advantage of the power, flexibility and tools of Drupal without needing to worry about configuring, managing or troubleshooting the platform.
What is Acquia Cloud?
Acquia Cloud is a powerful Drupal cloud hosting platform designed to build and manage Drupal-based digital experiences. Acquia Cloud applications run on a Drupal-optimized platform hosted in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment. Acquia Cloud delivers high-availability elastic cloud resources with built-in configuration management, monitoring, optimization and caching, with world-class support from cloud and Drupal experts available 24/7.
What does Acquia Cloud do?
Acquia Cloud provides the development tools, applications, hosting services and security to streamline management of digital properties and enable digital teams to focus on creating exceptional customer experiences.