Oshyn Inc Demonstrates Drupal Multisite Architectures for the Enterprise

Apr 07, 2010
Oshyn Labs

While there are several options for Multisite management of Drupal installations, selecting the “right” method requires understanding limitations and potential outcomes.

Los Angeles, CA – April 6, 2010 -- In this free white paper, “Drupal Multisite Installation”, Oshyn evaluates and recommends several methods of using Drupal Open Source CMS to manage multiple sites. Oshyn has integrated many commercial and Open Source CMS/WCM solutions within large enterprise environments and has helped clients select CMS/WCM solutions based on the specific requirements of each client such as: understanding the capabilities required for content re-use, integration, personalization, ecommerce, workflows, online marketing, multilingual content, multi-device content, affiliate content sharing and future development plans.

Authored by Oshyn’s Cesar Salazar, this free white paper draws from Oshyn’s extensive experience in Content Management Systems development and integration. Specifically this Drupal Open Source CMS ebook explores:

  • Different Drupal installations, multiple databases
  • Multiple sites in one Drupal installation, multiple databases
  • Multiple sites in one Drupal installation, multiple databases with shared tables
  • Multiple sites in one Drupal installation, using Domain module, one database

The “Drupal Multisite Installation” ebook can be downloaded for free here.

"Drupal has gained a lot of popularity in recent years and gained a lot of interest when it was announced in November 2009 that the whitehouse.gov website has been relaunched with Drupal and again when the White House announced the launch of recovery.gov,” said Diego Rebosio, Chief Executive Officer, Oshyn. “As the economy recovers, organizations continue to look for ways to reduce costs, leading many to consider Open Source Content Management platforms. For medium and large enterprises there are many special considerations for choosing Open Source CMS one of which is the need to manage multiple websites (multi-property as well as microsites) and allow easy maintenance as well as sharing of content, users and business processes across sites.”

Oshyn recently released a white paper highlighting the pros and cons of choosing an Open Source CMS/WCM which can be downloaded here.

About Oshyn, Inc. Oshyn, Inc. is an Enterprise Technology Agency that has earned a reputation for delivering innovative business solutions for the web, mobile devices and enterprise technology platforms.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, Oshyn's growing client list includes Best Buy/Geek Squad, Coca-Cola, Electronic Arts, Epson, Graduate Prospects, Fordham University, Harbor Capital, Lexus, Mars, Miramax, National Education Association, Oliver Wyman, Sapient, Scripps, Southern California Edison and Volkswagen.

Oshyn, Inc. is partnered with the some of the most respected agencies and technology providers such as 72andSunny, Ascentium, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Ogilvy & Mather, Saatchi & Saatchi, Springbox, The Groop and Team One.

Oshyn, Inc. partners and maintains certifications with leading technology providers such as Episerver, Microsoft, Jahia, Microsoft, OpenText, Oracle and Sitecore.

For more information please visit us at www.oshyn.com. Follow us on Twitter @Ohsyn_Inc.