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Research Report: The 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management

by AcquiaSep 29, 2016

Digital is fundamentally changing the way organizations interact and engage with their customers. The 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management (WCM) states that "the democratization of [WCM] capabilities has provided greater agility for marketers and enabled WCM to be formally regarded as key to delivering engaging digital experiences to multiple audiences."

Gartner has named Acquia a Leader for the third consecutive year. Acquia enables organizations to offer contextually relevant experiences across channels, deliver new digital capabilities faster, and continuously innovate in a digital world that's constantly evolving.

Read Gartner's analysis on leading WCM solutions to help guide your digital experience strategy. Get your complimentary copy today!

[*Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organizations and should not be constructed as a statement of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.]

Research Report: Forrester Report: Digital Experience Technology And Delivery Priorities

by AcquiaSep 06, 2016

Platform integration and contextual experiences are driving today's investments. Forrester surveyed 115 technology and business professionals with customer facing web and mobile experience delivery roles to ask about their strategies in 2016.

Across the board, organizations' investments revolve around implementating personalization initiatives, solving people challenges, and assembling digital experience platforms. In this report, Forrester outlines top 2015 priorities that application development and delivery professionals are aware of. You will read about:

Why personalized experiences are no longer a nice to have in 2016
How firms are prioritizing people and investing in culture, process, and skills
Why organizations' need to focus 2016 platform investment on content, data, and integration

Research Report: The Forrester Wave: Digital Experience Platforms, Q4 2015

by AcquiaJul 29, 2016

The demand to be at every touchpoint in the customer lifecycle is no longer an option-it's a requirement. To manage, deliver, and optimize experiences consistently across all touchpoints, organizations are looking to digital experience platforms as the foundation of their digital presence.

Acquia was named a strong performer with the top Strategy score in The Forrester Wave: Digital Experience Platforms, Q4 2015. Access the report to get an evaluation of the best and biggest vendors, including the:

-10 providers that matter most and how they stack up to Forrester's criteria
-6 needs a digital experience platform architecture must meet to align strategies, teams, processes and technology
-State of the digital experience landscape and how it's evolved since 2014
-Download your complimentary copy today, to get Forrester's insights on the leading solutions to help transform your digital experience strategy.

Research Report: The Forrester Wave: Web Content Management Systems, Q1 2015

by AcquiaJul 29, 2016

According to Forrester, "web content management (WCM) software has become the technology and content delivery backbone of digital experiences."

Acquia is a "Strong Performer" in The Forrester Wave: Web Content Management Systems, Q1 2015. "Acquia's standout features include the cloud strategy, solid content management and delivery functionality, and a strong developer community and component ecosystem."

Like Forrester, we believe that digital experience delivery is the strategic technology investment for every brand. Ready to see the results? Download your complimentary copy today.

Research Report: Gartner: Digitalization Is Shaping the Future of Web Content Management

by AcquiaFeb 26, 2016

Digitalization is dramatically changing the role of Web content management (WCM). Digital leaders are looking at WCM as a strategic imperative, to not only drive their website strategy, but their overall digital strategy. According to Gartner, by year-end 2017 over 90% of organizations that claim success at digitalization will regard their WCM software as a mission-critical component of their success.

Read Gartner's latest report to see the trends that are shaping the WCM market and how you can leverage these trends for your digital transformation strategy. Key takeaways from this report include:

  • An analysis of the trends that are shaping and driving the WCM market
  • The impacts that digitalization is having on the role of WCM
  • Gartner's recommendations on how to approach selecting and optimizing your WCM software

Whitepaper: Take Control of Your Digital Properties

by AcquiaMar 16, 2014

Acquia Cloud site factory enables digital business leaders to efficiently and effectively deliver large numbers of unique, branded web experiences while maintaining control of the process. Time to market becomes days instead of weeks or months. With Acquia Cloud Site Factory, you'll be able to control website production with a repeatable, scalable, well managed platform that lowers costs and facilitates creativity and innovation.

This technical guide will explain the technical details of how Acquia Cloud Site Factory can help you deliver the large number of digital experiences required by your organization in a scalable, controlled, and predictable manner.

Whitepaper: Build Great Digital Experiences in the Financial Services Industry

by AcquiaMar 16, 2014

Build great digital experiences in the financial services industry with Acquia Cloud Site Factory. Whether that includes spinning up sites for new campaigns or being able to focus marketing and content efforts on educational landing pages, Financial Services brands are using digital to expand their impact. Reduced costs, time to market, and the speed and agility to keep up with rapidly changing consumer expectations are the priorities. In this ebook, we'll look at the ways Financial Services can execute strategic content changes-meeting their goals for cost effectiveness and rapid deployment-with one solution

Whitepaper: Migrating a Web Site to Drupal

by AcquiaAug 01, 2011

Drupal's advantages for running enterprise web sites are well established by such companies as FedEx, The Economist, and The White House. But many who would like to use it hesitate because they fear loss of assets now managed by their current site's platform, or expect the procedure to transfer those assets to be prohibitively difficult.

This paper examines scenarios for migrating from other content-management systems (CMSes) such as Vignette, Jive, FatWire, ColdFusion, and Joomla. It evaluates reasons for migration, describes migration methods and tools, and suggests best practices.

Whitepaper: Assembling a Next Generation Enterprise Web Infrastructure with Drupal and Acquia

by AcquiaAug 01, 2011

Once thought of as a content distribution channel, the web is now about social content experiences: the rich, interactive experiences that can be created from a blend of media types shared by diverse groups of individuals and delivered to all kinds of devices. With this sweeping change has come a new set of challenges.

In this paper we describe how the open-source social publishing platform Drupal, together with Acquia, gives you the tools you need to regain control of your web content infrastructure and web applications -- and deliver the service you require.