Event Date: February 08, 2018
Hosted By: Acquia & Carahsoft
Location: Washington, DC
Attendees learned how Acquia is helping government agencies leverage digital capabilities to accomplish their mission. With Drupal being one of the most popular web content management systems in the federal government, more and more agencies are partnering with Acquia to get the most out of their web presence while remaining secure.
Tom Cochran, former White House digital leader and now Acquia's Chief Digital Strategist, lead a discussion on the future of digital in both the public and private sectors. Attendees got an exclusive look at Tom's take on:
The future of digital government
Agility in large government agencies
A range of cultural, financial, and political issues facing the tech world today
Taking a page out of the private sector’s book, government agencies are digitally transforming to improve customer experience (CX) and increase customer engagement.
This transformation was mandated by the 2018 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (IDEA), which aims to improve the digita...
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U.S. Constituents expect government agencies to improve the delivery of digital services. Here, we look at the major challenges to achieving that— and how government bodies can better serve the public online.
On June 3, 2020, Drupal 9 was released. Built mostly in Drupal 8, Drupal
9 offers users a nearly identical experience. Drupal contributors used this
opportunity to clean up the codebase and ensure Drupal continues to use
supported versions of external dependencies.
Drupal 9 aims to keep the Drup...
In the private sector, businesses are undertaking
digital transformation initiatives to help reduce costs,
boost employee productivity, improve the customer
experience, and gain an advantage in an increasingly
competitive business environment. But a digital
transformation can be as vital to the...
Digital experience pioneer Acquia and leading Drupal web design company ImageX have partnered to develop this examination of the comparative benefits of the leading open source content management platforms.