Classroom Furniture – Made in the USA – 10-Year Warranty
Dec27
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K-12 Managed Services
Dec06

K-12 Managed Services

Tired of having to manage your wireless network? Overwhelmed with responsibility? Shorthanded with qualified tech staff? Let InCare help by using IC2 E-Rate funds to manage your wi-fi and wired infrastructure.   View PDF below for more details about InCare K-12’s managed services.

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Don’t Forget to Require On-going Support
Jan26

Don’t Forget to Require On-going Support

Most wireless systems DON’T include multiple years of software and technical support. This is a necessity to be able to resolve software issues and continue to update your software to support new types of devices, fix issues, and provide new functionality. E-Rate will fund up to three years of on-going support as long as it is an integrated part of the eligible item that is being purchased. Here is the language from the Eligible...

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Request Network Management in Addition to Your Wireless Purchase
Dec31

Request Network Management in Addition to Your Wireless Purchase

With Technology Coordinators being so busy already, it is important that you seriously consider having the wireless vendor provide management of your wireless network.  This gives you the best of both worlds – you own the equipment, but, while E-Rate funding lasts, you can have your network managed for a fraction of the cost of a technical resource. This is allowable by E-Rate, as described on page 19 of the Eligible Services List,...

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Requiring On-Going Support
Dec30

Requiring On-Going Support

CAUTION – Don’t forget to request on-going support in your RFP! As we all know, it is VERY IMPORTANT to have the support necessary for the equipment we purchase as part of the Category Two E-Rate Wireless Initiative. Adding simple language to your RFP requesting that “three years of warranty and support must be included as part of the price of each item” can make a HUGE difference in the cost to the local district. PLEASE...

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E-Rate Editorials
Dec30

E-Rate Editorials

We are reviewing and responding to a LOT of E-Rate Wireless RFPs at this point, and we would like to provide you some suggestions as we learn from each of these situations. Please take them for what they’re worth, and provide us your feedback as well. We are in this to provide wireless products and services for schools in the most cost-effective manner possible, so if you see something we should know please shoot us an email. We hope...

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