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Friday, September 23, 2011

Drupal agency NodeOne takes stand against EPiServer demands to cease and desist

With the enviable growth of Drupal into enterprise, education, government comes less desirable consequences. Swedish Drupal agency NodeOne have been served a cease and desist notification from EPiServer, a proprietary CMS, to un-publish their comparison between Drupal and other CMSs.

In September NodeOne published the article comparing Drupal against several proprietary products (EPiServer, SiteVision, Sitecore, Polopoly and Escenic) concluding that Drupal was best. The ran a banner advertising campaign to draw attention to the article, which naturally came up on EPiServers radar.

Having saught legal advice NodeOne have taken a stand and refused to remove the article.

Read more on NodeOnes site.

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