During the CUNA Technology Council Summit here Northwest Corporate CU was awarded the "Best Practice Award" in the Web Solutions category. The corporate was recognized for its development of its NW Archive-Checks. The CTC praised the offering for being a "Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) Web Service." Users can use NW Archive- Checks on whatever operating system they are already using because NW Archive- Checks is platform independent. Credit unions can also build their own web pages with their own look and feel and use NW Archive.