Acquia Cloud websites run on a Drupal-optimized platform. The core of the platform is an open-source LAMP server stack, combining the Linux (Ubuntu) operating system, Apache web server, MySQL (Percona) database, and PHP programming language with Drupal. The default Acquia Cloud configuration works as-is for most web experiences. Acquia Cloud provides you with a suite of tools you can use to manage your websites and the domains and environments they run on.
Here are some of the tasks you can perform using the Acquia Cloud interface and other tools: