Isaac Sukin

Product Manager
Acquia, Inc.

Isaac was one of the first people to write an open-source status update / activity stream system in 2007. Since then open-source software he has written has been downloaded over 150,000 times, including over a dozen Drupal modules. At Acquia, Isaac is a product manager working on cloud and network products. Previously Isaac graduated from UPenn/Wharton and has worked for Twitter and First Round Capital among other places. He led a game development team of over 30 people from 11 countries that has won 49 international awards and has over 250,000 downloads. He also helped create Dorm Room Fund, a student-run venture capital fund that invests $2 million from First Round Capital into student-run startups. Also, he wrote a book about building 3D games in web browsers.

Recent blog posts

Posted on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 13:06
This summer I worked at Acquia building status updates and activity streams in Drupal. The modules I developed became the centerpiece of Commons 2.0, which was released on August 31st. This new major version of Commons represents a giant leap More...
Posted on Friday, July 15, 2011 - 12:45
Yesterday, Mozilla announced a new initiative called BrowserID, which is an easy, secure way to log in to websites without having to remember your password for each individual website. So last night I wrote the BrowserID Drupal module, which lets More...
Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 - 10:51
At Enterprise 2.0 this week, Acquia demoed new status stream functionality that will be in the next version of Commons. The ability for users to post short updates to groups and users encourages new users to jump in and participate, provides a More...
Posted on Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 09:31
Drupal Commons 1.0 was released almost a year ago, in early August. I was an intern at Mediacurrent at the time, and as the author of several social networking modules, I was intrigued. I dug in and wrote an analysis of where Commons stood relative More...