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Acquia Drupal is an open-source platform and content management system for building dynamic web sites offering a broad range of features and services including user administration, publishing workflow, discussion capabilities, news aggregation, metadata functionalities using controlled vocabularies and XML publishing for content sharing purposes.
Equipped with a powerful blend of features and configuration, Drupal can support a diverse range of web projects ranging from personal weblogs to large community-driven sites.

Cognosys provides hardened and ready to run images of Acquia Drupal on all public cloud ( AWS marketplace and Azure).
Deploy your Acquia Drupal securely on cloud i.e. AWS marketplace and Azure with Reliable Services offered by Cognosys at one-click with easy written and video tutorials.

Drupal is free, open and available to anyone under the GNU/GPL license.



Major Features of Acquia Drupal

  • Collaborative Book
  • Friendly URLs
  • Modules
  • Online help
  • Open source
  • Personalization
  • Role based permission system
  • Searching
  • User management
  • Polls
  • Templating
  • Threaded comments
  • Version control
  • Blogger API support
  • Content syndication
  • News aggregator
  • Permalinks
  • Analysis, Tracking and Statistics
  • Logging and Reporting
  • Web based administration
  • Discussion forums
  • Caching



Installation Instructions For Windows

Note : How to find PublicDNS in Azure

Step1 ) RDP Connection: To connect to the deployed instance, Please follow Instructions to Connect to Windows instance on Azure Cloud

  • Hostname: PublicDNS  / IP of machine
  • Port : 3389

Username: Your chosen username when you created the machine

Password: Your Chosen Password when you created the machine ( How to reset the password if you do not remember)

Step 2)  Database Login Details:

  • MSSQL Username : sa
  • MSSQL Password : Passw@rd123

For Stack Database: Below Database has already been created
SQL DB acquiadrupal with user acquiadrupaluser and password Passw@rd123 has already been created. Please use this SQL database for you Stack Configuration.

Note: Please change password immediately after first login.

Step 3)  Other Information:

Note:  Please do the initial Acquia Drupal  setup with http://YourIP/acquiadrupal
1. Default installation path: will be in your web root folder “C:\inetpub\wwwroot\acquiadrupal
2. Default ports:

  • Windows Machines: 3389
  • Http: 80
  • Https: 443
  • MSSQL ports: By default these are not open on Public Endpoints. MSSQL : 3306

Configure custom inbound and outbound rules using this link



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