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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VMware

Carahsoft has built its reputation as a customer-centric organization dedicated to serving the needs of technology manufacturers, government end users, and reseller ecosystem with Solutions for Government®.

Carahsoft has a proven history of helping government agencies find the best possible technology solution at the best possible value. Each customer works directly with a dedicated account representative to determine a solution tailored specifically to meet his or her needs. They combine their extensive knowledge of the technologies they provide, with a thorough understanding of the government procurement process, to analyze needs, provide configuration support, simplify the ordering process, and offer special government pricing.

Carahsoft Technology Corporation is proud to offer and be the contract holder for ILTPP members VMware Cloud (VMC) on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

The AWS Cloud frees schools and districts from the distractions of managing infrastructure, reduces risk, and improves digital equity so they can focus on students. With the AWS Cloud, schools and districts can access industry-shaping technology at an affordable cost, no matter what the scale. From back-end data management to virtual desktops, AWS offers tools so that every student gets the attention they need to thrive.

AWS is offering ILTPP members an easy ramp to gain access to AWS services with pre-negotiated contract terms, conditions, and an aggressive education pricing discount. This new capability allows organizations to get the performance and technological value of AWS without high application refactoring costs.

Virtualization allows IT departments to create a virtual environment at the workstation, server, or data center level. With this virtualization technology, you can reduce the number of physical servers or computers, while still maintaining performance levels. Benefits include:

  • Reduce IT costs through server consolidation and network virtualization
  • Create an affordable disaster recovery solution
  • Leverage cloud software to build an elastic on-demand virtual infrastructure Support user access to data and applications on any device from anywhere

Contact your dedicated Account Manager

Martin Gavin
ILTPP Program Manager
703-673-3518
martin.gavin@carahsoft.com

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AWS

Carahsoft has built its reputation as a customer-centric organization dedicated to serving the needs of technology manufacturers, government end users, and reseller ecosystem with Solutions for Government®.

Carahsoft has a proven history of helping government agencies find the best possible technology solution at the best possible value. Each customer works directly with a dedicated account representative to determine a solution tailored specifically to meet his or her needs. They combine their extensive knowledge of the technologies they provide, with a thorough understanding of the government procurement process, to analyze needs, provide configuration support, simplify the ordering process, and offer special government pricing.

Carahsoft Technology Corporation is proud to offer and be the contract holder for ILTPP members VMware Cloud (VMC) on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

The AWS Cloud frees schools and districts from the distractions of managing infrastructure, reduces risk, and improves digital equity so they can focus on students. With the AWS Cloud, schools and districts can access industry-shaping technology at an affordable cost, no matter what the scale. From back-end data management to virtual desktops, AWS offers tools so that every student gets the attention they need to thrive.

AWS is offering ILTPP members an easy ramp to gain access to AWS services with pre-negotiated contract terms, conditions, and an aggressive education pricing discount. This new capability allows organizations to get the performance and technological value of AWS without high application refactoring costs.

Virtualization allows IT departments to create a virtual environment at the workstation, server, or data center level. With this virtualization technology, you can reduce the number of physical servers or computers, while still maintaining performance levels. Benefits include:

  • Reduce IT costs through server consolidation and network virtualization
  • Create an affordable disaster recovery solution
  • Leverage cloud software to build an elastic on-demand virtual infrastructure Support user access to data and applications on any device from anywhere

Contact your dedicated Account Manager

Martin Gavin
ILTPP Program Manager
703-673-3518
martin.gavin@carahsoft.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.

ENA delivers transformative technology solutions supported by exceptional customer care to education and library communities across the nation. Their state-of-the-art cloud platform delivers next-generation virtualized resources designed to scale with your escalating cloud computing demands.

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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Quill: Instructional and School Supplies

Founded in 1956 and headquartered in Lincolnshire, IL, Quill.com serves the needs of over a million small to medium-sized businesses.  As a premier business to business office products provider, Quill.com sells everything from paper and ink and toner to cleaning supplies and technology with 24-hour-a-day access to more than 100,000 business essentials. Introduced in 1996, Quill.com was one of the first successful Web sites launched in the office products industry and has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of Staples, Inc., since 1998.

Quill.com is an approved Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA) vendor partner that provides every day low prices on key essentials for your school district or organization. Learn more by visiting www.quill.com/aepa

Contract Highlights:

  • Up to 80% savings
  • 12% savings on ink and toner every day
  • Fast, FREE delivery on all orders, including furniture and technology.
  • No minimum order size!

Contact your dedicated Account Manager:

Cameron Shapiro
Buying Group Sales Manager
847-876-4209
cameron.shapiro@quill.com

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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:

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

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

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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:

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

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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:

Julie Collett
Business Development Executive
240-482-3512
jcollett@kajeet.com

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SHI Full Catalog Contract

Founded in 1989, SHI International Corp. is a $10 billion global provider of technology products and services. Driven by the industry’s most experienced and stable sales force and backed by software volume licensing experts, hardware procurement specialists, and certified IT services professionals, SHI delivers custom IT solutions to Corporate, Enterprise, Public Sector and Academic customers. With over 4,500 employees worldwide, SHI is the largest Minority/Woman Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the U.S. and is ranked 10th among CRN’s Solution Provider 500 list of North American IT solution providers.

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 $10 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:

Kyle Thomas
SM SLED Manager
732-564-8526
Kyle_Thomas@shi.com

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Troxell-CDI Full Catalog Contract

Troxell-CDI  has solutions for every room in a school. From classrooms to auditoriums, sports stadiums to computer labs, cafeterias to TV studios, they offer technology that empowers students and accelerates learning. Troxell-CDI 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-CDI 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:

Bill Walter
Account Executive
847-805-8935
bill.walter@trox.com

Learn More About Troxell-CDI