Looks like AOL's corporate site is now a Drupal install. Yay, Drupal! :)
It would be nice if those multi billion entities which use Drupal contribute back to it in a even minimal sum of their worth and resources... there are many forms of contribution not just dosh.. IBM sets an example towards http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/ibm/library/i-osource5/
What makes you sure they don't?
Many of the "multi billion [dollar?] entities which use Drupal" do this in many ways already. I would be surprised if AOL (or whomever built the site for them) doesn't already "give back".
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I have not came cross any reference if AOL does as oppose to i can of IBM's.
If they do a pointer would be useful share towards the AOL contribution to inform Drupal and wider public -unless it kept secret for some justified reason
also it can be beneficial for them -in this case AOL- for their promotion, to put themselves in the class of 'big corporations contributing or committing to the open source'
also according to Berthttp://willy.boerland.com/myblog/aol_corp_on_drupal
using Drupal nearly a year and there is not even reference/write up to Drupal on their site -afaik yet a contribition
Yes, it is Drupal 5.x with Ubercart.
Although AOL is kind of a "has been" in technology, this is their corporate web site. Nice to see a large corporation adopt Drupal nontheless.
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No joke! I didn't even realize they were using Ubercart for the media gallery. That rocks. : )
For those interested, they're using Ubercart to distribute downloadable versions of their logos for press use. They only require an e-mail address to "checkout" and then provide zips w/ the license and image files. Very innovative use of Ubercart, and we're stoked that they're doing it. To see it in action, you can view the Media Gallery there.
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AOL is a huge brand name, just being able to say that AOL is using Drupal is impressive. It would be nice if they put a link in their footer.
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