About Bitnami Drupal Stack
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.
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.
More on Drupal
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.
Launch on more than a single VM using Wordpress Multi-Tier
Bitnami offers a Multi-tier Drupal configuration that puts the application and database on multiple virtual machines. This provides improved capacity over a single VM and separates the database contents from the machine where the application code is running.
On Microsoft Azure, you can launch this configuration that uses Azure Database for MariaDB as the database for the application, into your account using the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.
Why use the Bitnami Drupal Stack?
- Consistent between platforms