The Great Drupal Battle Winners Are…

We were inundated with entries for The Great Drupal Battle held recently for DrupalCon Portland. It’s taken a while to sort through the entries but the results are in. The winners for each division were:

Lightweight – alldata.com

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Winner: Ben Shell
Company: Digital Deployment
Website: alldata.com
Load time: 2.4 seconds

Weighing in at just 389 kbs, alldata.com took out the lightweight division with a load time of 2.4 seconds. It was only the sites Asia Pacific load time of 3.4 seconds that held it back from stellar speeds.

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Middleweight – nof.org

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Winner: Josh Fischer
Company: Artsmith Media
Website: not.org
Load time: 3.7 seconds

Weighing in at 950 kbs, nof.org came out ahead in the middleweight division at 3.7 seconds. Once again it was the site’s Asia Pacific load time of 5.3 seconds that held things back a little.

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Heavyweight – dmt.it.ubc.ca

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Winner: Jan Carter
Company: UBC
Website: dmt.it.ubc.ca
Load time: 3.7 seconds

Weighing in at 1.85 mbs, UBC’s site easily took out the heavyweight divisions at 3.7 seconds. Not a bad effort for this multimedia rich contender.

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A big thanks to everyone that entered, we were amazed at the diversity of Drupal sites submitted. Each of the winners above have a Ferrari on the way. Don’t forget if you need to speed up your website you can trial the MetaCDN Website Accelerator FREE for 28 days.

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