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Award Category 
Drupal Version 
Brief Overview 

Develop web interface into app store back end with the ability to support in excess of 40 million users.

Launch or Publication Date 
Monday, January 14, 2013
Owner's Name 
Development Company 
Sitback is a Sydney based UX and development specializing in complex web builds and other kinds of "digital heavy lifting".
Why Drupal Was Chosen 
Complex integrations with an app store backend and huge site target volumes drove the decision to use Drupal running on Amazon AWS.
Describe the Project (Goals, Requirements, and Outcome) 

As an entrant to the "Dropbox market" the core requirements were huge scalability and the ability to support high volume API based integrations with the backend application.

Drupal was chosen due to it's ability to scale (supported by AWS auto-scaling) and it's flexible core.

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