Do I have to use IMCE?
No. Acquia Cohesion allows the site builder to select, either use of IMCE or Entity browser for browsing and selecting images.
Acquia Cohesion renames to Site Studio from version 6.2. Tell me more.
Yes, you can use Drupal fields in certain parts of Acquia Cohesion.
It depends on the use case. For fields and their field formatters use a 'Field' element, for data without field formatters, use a token.
Running the composer update command will update any composer packages that have newer versions available.
Yes, the generated templates can be saved to the database.
Yes, this is possible by creating a custom element.