Acquia & Engine Yard Offer Managed Cloud Service for Drupal

Jun 09, 2011

Acquia, a commercial open source social publishing solution for Drupal, partnered with Engine Yard to offer a fully managed cloud solution for Drupal and Ruby on Rails. The cloud platform-as-a-service (PaaS) partnership is aimed at combining open source web content management with custom web application development to accelerate development of social websites for Drupal and RoR.

The combined managed cloud offering allows customers to integrate Ruby on Rails with Drupal based sites, create and manage websites, and enhance both performance and scalability.

Acquia's open cloud Drupal platforms are already in use by more than 140 clients, including Al Jazeera, California Closets, New York State Senate, Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and Mother Jones.