Why Drupal 8 is a Game Changer for Higher Education

Why Drupal 8 is a Game Changer for Higher Education

In today’s rapidly changing education landscape, having a digital platform that can adapt to support your institution’s strategic initiatives is absolutely a key business requirement. Drupal is the most widely used content management system in higher education. It has provided schools with the foundation they need to quickly respond to the digital needs of their audiences and innovate faster than the competition.

The future of Drupal is more exciting than ever with Drupal 8 being readied for general release by the Drupal community. Drupal 8 is the most powerful Drupal release yet with new capabilities not just for developers, but content authors, digital marketers, site builders and designers as well. From its mobile-first approach to its out-of-the-box feature set, Drupal 8 can give higher education a definite edge.

Acquia, the leading provider of Drupal support and infrastructure to the higher education industry, recently announced full commercial support for Drupal 8. In this webinar we’ll learn what the future of Drupal means for higher education and how Acquia can help your school take advantage of it.

In this webinar, you’ll hear:

  • Why Drupal 8 is better than Drupal 6 and 7
  • The reason Drupal 8 is a great fit for higher education
  • What the learning curve is when moving to Drupal 8
  • How Acquia can help schools evaluate and move