Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal has announced its plans for the Indian business and software developer community. Since its start in 2008 with Drupal creator Dries Buytaert as one of the Co-Founders, Acquia has been offering commercial support for enterprise users of Drupal, hosting and providing platform as a service options for Drupal websites, and pre-packaged distributions of Drupal for simplified installation with recommended add-on modules. Acquia Commons 2.0, the latest release of the social software version of Drupal, was released in June to position Acquia as a low cost alternative to social software providers.
Dries Buytaert, Creator, Drupal & Co-Founder, Acquia said, "India is a key market for the Drupal ecosystem and I look forward to interacting more closely with our software developer community, partners and clients in India."
In India, Acquia has partnered with a number of companies such as Srijan and Azri Solutions to offer its services, including Drupal training, to Indian markets. Acquia is currently accelerating its growth by focusing on global markets to increase its reach, revenues and client base.
Acquia has successfully brought to market the following products, services and support to help enterprises more easily and cost effectively use Drupal's open source social publishing platform: Acquia Network; Acquia Commons; Acquia Cloud; Drupal Gardens.