MNJ Technologies

In a fast-paced IT environment, you, as the customer, are always looking for ways to increase productivity, simplify systems and reduce costs. It is imperative that you find someone qualified to help assess and address your business’ challenges with effective IT services and leading vendor-agnostic solutions from the industry’s top manufacturers. Your business is unique, as is your IT infrastructure. MNJ Technologies thoroughly comprehends the challenges you face. The company strives to not only understand your current technology capabilities but also your outstanding needs, so you can leverage IT as a business driver for your organization.

By working hand-in-hand with clients, MNJ is able to develop tailored solutions that provide value to your business and drive efficiencies toward your bottom line. MNJ is staffed with highly trained and certified experts focused on you and your specific environment. You deserve best-in-class solutions and services that enable you to achieve and exceed your goals and expectations, all while reducing costs and increasing productivity for your organization. Let MNJ be your trusted advisor and help transform your business through technology. 

Contract Highlights:

  • FREE shipping on all products regardless of the order size which can ship via common ground carriers.
  • A dedicated account team with a combined total of over 35 years of sales experience in the IT industry.
  • MNJ Technologies Direct extranets that provide access to AEPA contracted pricing, order history and access to your dedicated account teams.

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Marcus Sheffer
Senior Account Manager
847-229-4015
msheffer@mnjtech.com

Steve Kaus
Senior Account Manager
847-876-8821
skaus@mnjtech.com

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Education Networks of America (ENA)

Education Networks of America (ENA) was founded in 1996 and began with a vision to provide Internet access to every K–12 school in Tennessee. ENA has made that vision a reality by creating the first statewide K–12 network in the nation.

Today, that vision has been greatly expanded, and ENA now delivers high-capacity and future-ready connectivity, communication, cloud, security, and software services to K–12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries across the nation.

Empowered by solutions that save time, money, and frustration, ENA’s customers can focus on what matters most: preparing students, strengthening communities, and building leading educational enterprises.

ENA’s Proposed Solutions (View Tabs On the Left):

  • VoIP Services: SmartVoice and SmartLink
    • Add-Ons: SmartConference, SmartFax, Toll-Free
  • CatchOn
  • ENA Cloud Solutions – Secure Data Backup Service: TrustCompute, TrustBackup, and TrustVault
  • Wi-Fi/LAN Services: Professional Services

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Dedicated Account Management Personnel
  • Training and Help Documentation
  • Engineering Excellence
  • Exceptional Service Delivery
  • Customer Technical Assistance Center Support
  • Proactive 24 x 7 x 365 Service Monitoring

Contact your dedicated Account Manager

Andrea Kaufman
ILTPP Account Service Manager
317-612-2896
akaufman@ena.com

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Impero

Developed for teachers, technical teams and counsellors, Impero has been supplying the U.S. EdTech market with its flagship remote monitoring and management solution since 2002. Compatible with Chrome OS, Windows, iOS and Mac OSX, our software is simple to install and easy to use.

Impero Education Pro is an innovative blend of network admin, classroom management and student safety software that’s simple to install and easy to use.

Classroom management

Designed in line with CIPA compliance, Impero Education Pro’s classroom control tools empower teachers to use technology in the classroom with confidence. Simple, one-click tools enable teachers to facilitate technology-based teaching and learning, via one-click tools, while enabling compliance with CIPA standards through real-time monitoring.

Network management

A comprehensive suite of network admin tools help to streamline networks, improve efficiency and save time. Impero Education Pro enables technical teams to remotely track, monitor and manage resources across the entire school network via a centralized console.

Student safety and wellbeing

Impero Education Pro’s online safety feature is focused on fostering a culture of good digital citizenship across schools and districts. Real-time monitoring, incident captures and a log of all student activity helps schools and districts to identify potentially harmful or inappropriate behavior and content. Screenshot and video recordings of captures also provide contextual insight; this empowers educators to provide counter narratives, intervene where necessary (and before an incident escalates) and offer the relevant support. Schools can also use this insight, such as identifying localized trends and issues, to educate students about being good digital citizens and support student wellbeing.

Impero EdLink is a cross-platform solution, compatible with iOS, ChromeOS and Android, so schools and districts can manage an assortment of school-owned and student-owned mobile devices effectively.

Using Impero EdLink alongside Impero Education Pro ensures that IT teams have access to a complete suite of network admin tools.

Contact your dedicated Account Manager

Matthew Camina
Education Consultant
(512) 640-0368
mcamina@imperosoftware.com

Howard Technology Solutions

Howard Technology Solutions is the newest division of Howard Industries, Inc. – a $1 billion privately-held electrical products corporation. Howard Industries was founded more than 45 years ago in 1968 by Billy and Linda Howard. The Howards have grown their core business – distribution transformers – into the leader of their industry. Today, Howard Industries’ Transformer Division is the number one producer of distribution transformers in the United States and is housed in the largest transformer plant in the world – 2.2 million square feet. In addition, the company employs approximately 3,430 employees today.

Howard Technology Solutions, founded in 1998, is a division of Howard Industries, Inc. headquartered in Ellisville, Mississippi. Howard Technology Solutions is committed to providing customers with all technology-related products and services not limited to: Networking, Computers and computer peripherals, Software, and Audio Visual. Howard Technology Solutions strives to create, provide, and support superior products and services that meet or exceed customer needs.

Contract Highlights:

  • Dedicated Outside and Inside Representative for ILTPP members
  • US-Based Customer Service Team
  • Certified Engineers to assist with large scale projects
  • Ability to provide additional discounts for quantity orders
  • Product Training available for members and staff
  • Dedicated URL on howardcomputers.com for members to access pricing, placing orders, and tracking orders
  • Technical support available 24/7 365 days a week
  • Environmentally focused, Howard is EPEAT and ISO 14001:2015 certified

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Howard Technology Solutions
Chris Lyman
Inside Sales Manager, Higher Education
(601) 399-5720
clyman@howard.com

Howard Technology Solutions
Erin Miller
Inside Sales Manager, K-12 Education
(601) 399-5720
elmiller@howard.com

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Extreme Networks

Extreme Networks with the onslaught of digitalization, smart schools, and the Internet of Things, the need for hyper-reliable, easily-managed network infrastructure has never been greater for educators. Extreme Networks provides the full range of network solutions and application analytics that are managed from a single pane of glass. Wired to wireless, desktop to data center, on premise or through the cloud, we go to extreme measures for our 20,000-plus customers in more than 80 countries, delivering 100% insourced call-in technical support to organizations large and small. Our network hardware, software, and analytics provide the highest quality user experience to the worldwide education market. Now with the combined strengths of Avaya Networks and Brocade Switches, Routers, and Analytics, we have further expanded our educational solutions that we provide to over 1700 school districts and 22,000 schools.

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS

  • ExtremeWireless provides industry’s first flow-based 802.11ac wave 2 wireless solution
  • ExtremeSwitching from edge to core, the foundation of a next-gen network
  • Fabric Connect and Fabric Attach optimized for simplicity, scale and agility
  • Extreme Management Center with Zero Touch Provisioning gives you actionable insights, granular visibility, and automated control over users, devices, and applications.
  • Extreme Control to manage secure and automated access for both BYOD and IoT devices from one convenient dashboard.
  • Extreme Analytics and Performance Management lets you understand what applications are running on your network, who is using them and what the response time is for each application.

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Extreme Networks
Greg Gigiel
Account Executive

708-552-1161
ggigiel@extremenetworks.com

Zones Full Catalog

Zones is an industry-leading supplier of comprehensive IT solutions. From computer hardware to the cloud, Zones has expertise in all things tech, bringing over 30 years of experience in assessing, designing, implementing, and managing end-to-end solutions for customers across industry verticals. Zones’ strategic account teams work with customers to identify their IT needs, guide them through implementation and subsequent service assessments, and provide expertise throughout the relationship. Whether Illinois Learning Technology Purchase Program members needs are for a singular IT project or for a partnership lasting decades, Zones offers flexible, adaptable solutions to meet your requirements.

 

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Zones, Inc.

Hector Mendoza
Public Sector Account Manager
(253) 288 – 6229
hector.mendoza@zones.com

 

Kajeet

Kajeet is the only wireless service provider in America dedicated solely to providing safe, filtered, off-campus mobile connectivity that meets the requirements of the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA). Kajeet provides data services for coverage in most areas through two nationwide networks, Verizon and Sprint. Kajeet will work with your members to identify which service provider will best suit their connectivity needs.

Education Broadband™ is currently being used in more than 150 districts and schools around the country. ILTPP members will receive substantial discounts including a 23-62 percent discount on SmartSpot® mobile devices and a 25-47 percent discount on Education Broadband™ data services.

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The only wireless service provider in America dedicated solely to providing safe, filtered, off-campus mobile connectivity.
  • Kajeet SmartSpot® which makes it easy to provide today’s mobile students with safe access to educational content.
  • Sentinel®, a cloud portal that allows agencies to manage their filtered web content via a simple, easy to use web-console.
  • Kajeet Smartbus™ which allows students to safely study, learn, and collaborate on class assignments while on the bus

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Kajeet, Inc.
Bill Walter
Regional Director

630-450-7308
bwalter@kajeet.com

SHI Full Catalog Contract

SHI International Corp., headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, has transformed itself from a $1 million “software-only” regional seller into a $6.8 billion+ global provider of information technology products and services. SHI offers custom IT solutions for every aspect of your environment from software and hardware procurement to deployment planning, configuration, data center optimization, mobility services and IT asset management.

SHI Account Executives support their clients locally from over 30 offices throughout the US, Canada, the UK, France and Hong Kong. SHI’s goal is to foster long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships with its customers and partners every single day.

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Supporting the world’s most complex IT environments since 1989
  • SHI is a $7.5 billion global provider of software, hardware and custom IT solutions.
  • Largest Minority- and Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the United States

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

SHI International Corp
Kyle Thomas
SM SLED Manager

732-564-8526
Kyle_Thomas@shi.com

Securly

Securly provides a school-focused cloud-based web filtering and student safety platform that allows filtering for protection on any device, anywhere as a full appliance replacement. This helps eliminate bandwidth bottlenecks, and allows for complete support for 1:1 initiatives, while offering easy deployment without software or hardware. Securly uses Google and Azure/AD as its authentication identify providers, and is designed to provide most core web filter functionalities that schools desire, without sending all your traffic to the cloud. From Delegated Administration, to bully reports, and full visibility on social media activity, Securly is designed to be the next step on web-filtering for K-12 schools.

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Cloud-based web filtering as appliance replacement
  • Cyber-Bullying / Self-Harm Detection on social media and e-mail
  • Parent Portal and Parental Integration for student online safety
  • Any Device, Anywhere
  • Unlimited phone and e-mail support

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Securly, Inc.
Joe Meldrich
Regional Sales Executive
704-209-7637
joe@securly.com

Marissa Angel
Account Executive
704-612-6512
marissa@securly.com

Troxell Full Catalog Contract

Troxell Communications has solutions for every room in a school. From classrooms to auditoriums, sports stadiums to computer labs, cafeterias to TV studios, we offer technology that empowers students and accelerates learning. Troxell offers a vast selection of products from leading manufacturers, and complete technology solutions including design, integration, installation, free product orientation, and professional development/training. With a foundation in the traditional AV space, Troxell is also focused on emerging technologies including one to one (mobile learning) to address K-12’s common core requirements.

CONTRACT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • FREE shipping on all orders over $500.
  • Receive up to 95% off list price on select products.
  • A full-service company that stays with you through the entire process of implementation.
  • National Leader in Education Technology & Collaboration Solutions.

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Troxell Communications
Jon Rendine
Account Executive
847-805-8935
jon.rendine@trox.com

Learn More About Troxell Communications