GovDelivery to Bring Open Source Solutions to Government

By CIOReview | Friday, March 6, 2015
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ST. PAUL, MN: GovDelivery, cloud-based digital communication solution for government has announced that it has acquired NuCivic, a provider of open source and cloud-based solutions built on Drupal for government.

Drupal, an open source content management platform is adopted by international, federal, state and local governments, including many GovDelivery clients. NuCivic's Drupal-based product and integration expertise will allow GovDelivery to expand its services to meet broader needs of government innovators. NuCivic clients and the Drupal community within government will benefit from accelerated investment in building and enhancing productized solutions purpose built for government on the Drupal platform.

"GovDelivery's cloud-based technology supports every Federal department and all 50 states in the U.S. as well as many organizations in Europe. Joining forces allows us to support the tidal wave of demand in government for open source applications while tapping into GovDelivery's unique ability to allow government to reach more people and get those people to engage and take action,” says Andrew Hoppin, CEO and co-founder, NuCivic.

"We are pleased to bring them on to our leadership team and see a future where solutions that are enterprise class, Drupal-based, and cloud-hosted connect with GovDelivery's industry-leading communication platform to bring great value to government and the public," says Scott Burns, CEO and co-founder, GovDelivery.