Process for E&I Members to Sell and Purchase IPv4 Addresses Through Hilco Streambank

The Basics There are three ways for your institution to sell or buy IPv4 address blocks with Hilco Streambank (Hilco) through the E&I contract: Through a live auction on Hilco’s website With a “buy now” offering on Hilco’s website By private support through a direct conversation with a Hilco staff member To Sell or Buy Online To begin, one must register with the online marketplace. Registration is easy. Once registered, sellers can submit their offering...

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Carahsoft’s Commitment to Sustainability and Environmental Responsibility

We sat down with Martin Gavin, Senior Program Manager at Carahsoft, to discuss their commitment to sustainability and initiatives they prioritize. Tell us about your organization’s commitment to sustainability. At Carahsoft, we strive to ensure that our business operates in a manner that is both sustainable and environmentally responsible. In fact, reduction of our carbon footprint is a high priority for us. As a distributor of products and services, Carahsoft adheres to the manufacturer’s policies...

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E&I Hosts a Heavenly Networking Event During EDUCAUSE 2022

The E&I Technology Team recently hosted an inspiring evening of conversation, camaraderie, and networking for our members and business partner sponsors: Carahsoft, Hilco Streambank, and Mythics for Oracle. The event was held on Tuesday, October 25th, the first night of EDUCAUSE 2022 in Denver, CO. The location was spectacular. Rightfully named Peaks Lounge on the 27th floor of the Hyatt Regency Denver, the room has two walls of windows overlooking the Mile High City, the...

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Supplier Diversity in E&I’s Interiors Portfolio

E&I is committed to developing a world class Supplier Diversity Program which reflects the growing diversity commitments of our member institutions and the multicultural communities in which they serve. We recognize the importance of diverse suppliers and are committed to ensuring that supplier diversity is an integral part of our values and procurement processes. Our Supplier Diversity Program focuses on the following diverse supplier classifications: MBE – Minority Business Enterprise WBE – Women Business Enterprise...

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Augment the Gaps in Your Workforce

It’s no secret that today’s educational institutions are continually being pressed to do more with less. Staff budget cuts, hiring freezes, pandemic resignations, and the difficulties of filling these positions – the list goes on. But the work still needs to get done. E&I members looking for ways to fill these gaps now have a rich set of contract solutions at their fingertips. Staff augmentation is one smart way to bridge the gaps in your...

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Why the Stirling Freezer is Your Best Option to Support Sustainability

Did you know? Besides data centers, laboratories consume more energy per floor space than any other type of facility. The Stirling Freezer can help. Why the Stirling Freezer through VWR is Your Best Option: Three-week lead time Maximize storage in a smaller physical footprint Reduce HVAC load Limit your laboratory's energy draw Apply for regional energy utility rebates of up to $2,500, depending on freezer location Gain temperature flexibility along -20°C to -86°C -- one...

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Rely on Henry Schein for All Your Handpiece & Small Equipment Needs, Including ACCLEAN™ Ultrasonic Scaler

Henry Schein offers solutions to meet your dental procedure needs and help operate your practice efficiently. From gloves to handpieces, you will find many product options that help you achieve greater patient satisfaction, enhance your productivity, and increase your revenue. ACCLEAN Ultrasonic Scaler | Item # 570-2771 The ACCLEAN™ Ultrasonic Scaler provides a new, purposeful design and a better experience for you and your patients. The dual frequency 25K/30K technology automatically detects inserts to integrate...

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Meet HPC International, a New E&I Contracted Supplier

HPC International Inc. is a certified MBE supplier providing organizations with outsourced expense management services, virtual librarian support services, and research support. HPC has recently been awarded a contract with E&I Cooperative Services to provide its members with an innovative line of service offerings designed to improve financial performance and expand access to professional development resources and evidence-based research. Founded in 1996, HPC currently provides strategic cost containment and research solutions to healthcare clients across...

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Supplier Diversity in E&I’s General Products & Services Portfolio

E&I is committed to developing a world class Supplier Diversity Program which reflects the growing diversity commitments of our member institutions and the multicultural communities in which they serve. Our Supplier Diversity Program focuses on the following diverse supplier classifications: MBE – Minority Business Enterprise WBE – Women Business Enterprise DOBE – Disabled-Owned Business Enterprise VBE – Veteran-Owned Business Enterprise SDVOB – Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business SBE – Small Business Enterprise SDB – Small Disadvantaged Business...

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Increase your School’s ROI with Your Batteries Plus Contract

Schools like yours typically use dozens of power and lighting products… think touchless devices (faucets, paper towel dispensers, soap dispensers), fleet batteries, fire panel batteries, device backup power, indoor/outdoor lighting, security panel power, UPS units, 2-way radio batteries, scrubber batteries, and so on. Today, you may be getting these products from another supplier, or even a few other suppliers. But a partnership with Batteries Plus means that our local experts are committed to providing you...

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