Experience Acquia Chicago

The Media and Design software development team recently attended Experience Acquia Chicago.  The half-day summit showcased a long list of customer success stories including Acquia, AMD, SAB Miller, Purina, Tesla, and Xerox. During Experience Acquia detailed how companies are using the newly launch Acquia products to help manage their web presence.

Specifically, Lynne Capozzi, presented her plan to champion Acquia solutions during the recent rebranding of, with a primary focus of setting an example of how clients can capitalize on Acquia provided solutions to improve their company web presence.

Products highlighted during the Summit include Acquia Journey and Acquia Site Factory.  Acquia Journey is a recently launched solution aimed at allowing clients to create real-time customer experiences based on modern customer tracking within their sites.  Acquia Site Factory was featured as a solution for containing digital sprawl, maintaining branding across sites, and decreasing the time required to launch new sites.

For more details on the Experience Acquia Chicago event, please visit

Congratulations Northwestern Dance Marathon!

Congratulations to the dancers, the NUDM committees and the co-chairs, and to all the donors that made this year’s event another wonderful example of our Northwestern community giving back. We were proud here in Northwestern IT to help, in our own way, by providing the live streaming and support to NUDM again this year. As NUDM has evolved, so has video streaming and services we have provided. The statistics of this years stream:

Total Unique Viewers: 2296

Total Viewing Time: 177d 14h 25m 4s

Avg Viewing Time: 1h 51m 23s

Total used Bandwidth: ~5TB

Countries: 39

United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, India, China, Lebanon, Vietnam, Pakistan, Japan, Turkey, Brazil, Korea (Republic of), Singapore, France, Germany, Mexico, Costa Rica, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Israel, Jordan, Hungary, Puerto Rico, Austria, Colombia, Guatemala, Chile, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, South Africa, Cyprus, Italy, Bahamas, Switzerland, New Zealand, Philippines, Sweden and Unknown Country.

Photos by Nate Bartlett

Northwestern Dance Marathon 2018

The Northwestern IT Media & Design team is excited to be supporting Northwestern University’s annual Dance Marathon – partnering this year with Cradles to Crayons and the Evanston Community Foundation. The 2018 live stream has helped connect 1700+ viewers from over 36 countries to this incredible event!


Photos by Nate Bartlett

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