File Before the Next Deadline Date The Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) is an over $7 billion program dedicated to helping K-12 schools support remote learning during COVID-19. It reimburses schools for reasonable costs of eligible equipment and offsite broadband connections provided to students, faculty, and staff who would otherwise lack access to remote learning due to the pandemic. Eligible Services Schools that are eligible for support under the FCC’s E-Rate program can apply for funding...Read More
A Conversation with Community College Leadership on the Return to Campus and Current Technology Trends
Sponsored by: E&I Cooperative Services | Presented by: SAP Concur
As community colleges return to campus, it’s time to rethink and reimagine back office operations and technology investments.
Two new e-procurement platforms now available to E&I members JERICHO, N.Y., September 14, 2021 – E&I Cooperative Services (E&I), the only member-owned, non-profit procurement cooperative focused exclusively on education, today announced the launch of two new e-procurement solutions designed to help its members optimize their sourcing operations. The new solutions include the no-cost, plug-and-play E&I Marketplace, and EqualLevel, Sponsored by E&I, an e-procurement platform that makes it easy for institutions that may have previously found...Read More
How to Prepare For the Worst & Choose Partners to Support Your “Digital Resilience” | by John D’Annunzio, Vice President for Business Development, Columbia Advisory Group (CAG) Colonial Pipeline, Kaseya, Solar Winds, Microsoft… the list goes on and on. In the past 12 months alone, more than one third of all organizations globally have faced some type of ransomware incident, according to a recent survey by research firm IDC. The ransomware industry has evolved in...Read More
An Interview with Red Hat, Available Through the E&I Carahsoft Contract | by Michelle Nettuno, Category Marketing Manager, Technology at E&I Cooperative Services We recently sat down with Bill Hirsch, Principal Solutions Architect, and Damien Eversmann, Delivery Strategist for Education at Red Hat, to discuss Red Hat’s key features and benefits for E&I members. For members who may not be very familiar with Red Hat, please tell us about the types of cloud products and...Read More