Before we start talking about how Acquia is giving away free New Relic Bronze for all their customer accounts on the Acquia Network and Acquia Managed Cloud, we just want to take a minute to express how remarkable easy it has been to work with the Acquia team. The have been enthusiastic proponents of New Relic’s PHP solution from the beginning and we couldn’t be more grateful for the support they have show us. That brings us to today’s news…
Today we announced that Acquia has selected New Relic as it’s web application management tool of choice, and is offering Bronze-level subscriptions free of charge to customers of Acquia Network and Acquia Managed Cloud. Now, Acquia customers building their sites on Drupal can use New Relic to monitor, troubleshoot, and tune their business-critical PHP web applications.
Acquia offers free Drupal distributions, commercial support, and a cloud-based hosting platform for one stop Drupal infrastructure support. Acquia’s portfolio of Drupal products and services, along with the Acquia Network of support experts and management tools, combine to create an unparalleled enterprise Drupal solution. All told, Acquia’s solutions serve up more than 2 billion page views a month. New Relic is integrated with the Acquia Network subscription service and will be provisioned automatically for customers of the Acquia Managed Cloud. Additionally, New Relic will be run on all Acquia properties and applications, including its Drupal-as-a-Service platform, Drupal Gardens, which hosts over 40,000 sites.
Dries Buytaert, Acquia co-founder and CTO and project lead for the Drupal open source web publishing and collaboration platform, said today “Whether deploying single websites or large enterprise-class applications, more organizations than ever before are implementing Drupal and turning to Acquia to help them be successful. The addition of New Relic to our product and services offerings will allow our clients to monitor and troubleshoot their live Drupal applications and it gives our support team shared visibility into these apps so we can work even more closely with customers to ensure superior service delivery.”
Acquia customers — get started today!
So, you have apps deployed with Acquia and you want fee New Relic? No problem. Implementing it is easy and typically takes just a couple of minutes. Acquia Managed Cloud customers will have New Relic automatically provisioned for them. Customers hosting their own sites can log into the Acquia Network, select New Relic from the Services page and follow the onscreen instructions. Easy!