Drupal is one of the most versatile open source content management systems on the market. Over a thousand developers contributed to the code in the most recent version. Drupal is built for high performance and is scalable to many servers, has easy integration via REST, JSON, SOAP and other formats, and features a whopping 15,000 plugins to extend and customize the application for just about any type of website. You won’t feel alone if you use Drupal; the hundreds of thousands of Drupal users around the world have built a very robust community with local meetups and global user conferences.
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Drupal includes comprehensive content management features, including the ability to create new content types and import content from other sources. Drupal modules make it possible to add nearly unlimited functionality, ranging from photo galleries to e-commerce workflows, and extensive free documentation enables both new users and expert developers to quickly start using and developing with Drupal.
Key features of Drupal include
- Use Drupal to tell the world about yourself, your company and your work. Modules are available to easily add photo galleries and support social media and it's easy to create a theme that reflects your personality and style.
- Drupal is used by large, well-known websites, including those belonging to the University of Oxford and the White House. It includes professional content management and collaboration tools and is scalable to high workloads.
- Drupal can power an e-commerce website. Modules are available for payment and shipping integration, notifications, order management and shopping cart workflows, and it's easy to find or develop themes for online storefronts.
Why use the Bitnami Drupal Stack?
Bitnami makes it easy to run Drupal in the cloud, locally or virtually. The Bitnami Drupal Stack is:
We track every release of Drupal and update our stack shortly after it's released.
If serious security issues are discovered, we provide new versions of Drupal as soon as possible, often within hours of the availability of a fix.
With Bitnami, you get the same software stack and configuration regardless of where you are deploying Drupal or other Bitnami Applications. This makes it easy to migrate between different platforms.
With the Bitnami Drupal Stack compiling, configuring and all of its dependencies are taken care of, so it works out-of-the-box.
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I have been using different CMS's for many years. I was a little set in my ways until I realized how good Drupal really was. Bitnami gave me a great avenue to test Drupal and offer test instances to the group I manage. We can all go nutz and develop our own creative thoughts and not mess up the live install. You can have a full Drupal install up in less than 3 min. Love it, Love it. Thank you bitnami!
I find this a great engine to help me with theme generation (as the extensions) and RSS feeds. Also is a very handy tool when learning basic databasing in SQL.
Drupal has been my platform of choice for an CMS - the developer-friendly, highly customizable robust platform should be your choice if you know your way around code and prefer something more hackable then Wordpress.
Using Drupal via bitnami takes the pain out of installing, configuring and managing the setup. With once-click ease I have an secure and up-to-date, ready-to-go installation.
I´m a drupal Developer from Austria, Vienna, and i love the Drupal bitnami Stack. It is very simple to use and very fast.
I´m developing my Site with this Stack, http://zlosch.com
The Bitnami Drupal 8.0 stack on LAMP always works for local and on LINUX cloud. I have a 100% success record with the stack. Whereas other providers (including Drupal's Acquia), have struggled to deliver drupal 8 as a working product in a single click. These other stacks always have an issue, that you end up spending so much time on trying to figure out. Time saved when using the Bitnami stack.