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Adobe manufactures award-winning software solutions for network publishing, including web, print, video, wireless, and broadband applications. Its graphic design, imaging, dynamic media, and authoring tools enable customers to create, publish, and deliver visually rich content.

Colleges can access the most popular Adobe tools at a price point that is unparalleled under the Foundation consortium Adobe Enterprise Term License Agreement (ETLA) program. Adobe, the Foundation for California Community Colleges, and ComputerLand of Silicon Valley are pleased to offer site licensing of Adobe's most popular creative tools. Students, faculty, and staff will have access to the tools in a variety of ways to enhance the educational experience. All campus labs are covered and colleges will no longer have to worry about deployment counts, compliance or upgrades, as all machines are included and licensing upgrades are automatic.

Over 80 California Community Colleges are already participating in the Adobe ETLA program.

Products and Services

  • Adobe Creative Cloud

 

Contact

For more information please contact 1.800.639.1319
Jeff Koh jkoh@cland.com
Sheri York syork@cland.com
Bill Fix bfix@cland.com

Available to: Students | Faculty and Staff | Colleges


   

ALE is a leading provider of enterprise communications solutions and services, from the office to the cloud, marketed under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand. Building on our established heritage of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit, we operate globally with 2400+ employees in 100+ countries worldwide, with headquarters near Paris, France. With communications, networking and cloud solutions for business of all sizes, our team of technology experts, service professionals, and 2900+ partners serves more than 830,000 customers worldwide, tailoring and adapting our solutions and services to local requirements.

The OmniSwitch data portfolio has been deployed in (data centers and wiring closets in) colleges and universities throughout the US, including substantial use by California colleges and community colleges.

For California Community Colleges, the OmniSwitch portfolio offers an open-standards approach at a very competitive upfront cost, a lifetime hardware warranty, reduced maintenance costs and a single OS across all switch types. The award winning Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Intelligent Fabric reduces administrative and staging costs through automation while support for shortest path bridging and virtual chassis provide architectural options that improve resiliency and simplify service rollout.

Core Products and Solutions

  • Campus Access Switches: A complete set of stackable LAN access switches with market leading resiliency, embedded security and dynamic network performance tuning for application-aware delivery.
  • Campus LAN Core Switches: Wire-rate, non-blocking 10GbE and 40GbE core switches with market leading port density and switch capacity. Reduce the need for oversubscription and prepare your network for future growth.
  • Data Center Switches: Low-latency, high density 10/40GbE multipath connectivity-ready switches let institutions meet current needs while preparing for the future with no costly hardware change-outs and provide a path for storage convergence and automated virtual machine mobility.

 

Vendor Contact

Michael Furtado
Channel Sales Manager- Southwestern US
T: 949.243.4890
E: michael.furtado@al-enterprise.com

Contract Information

Download AT&T Networking Agreement >
(See Schedule 7 for Alcatel Lucent Pricing)

For more information please visit:
www.enterprise.alcatel-lucent.com


CDW is a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions. We help our 250,000 small, medium and large business, government, education and healthcare customers by delivering critical solutions to their increasingly complex IT needs.

Our broad array of offerings range from discrete hardware and software products to integrated IT solutions such as mobility, security, data center optimization, cloud computing, visualization and collaboration.

Products and Services

  • Hardware - from cables to SANs, and everything in-between
  • Software - single user licenses, volume agreements
  • Services - CDW badged, local, and 3rd party (including Cloud/XaaS)
  • Products from 1000+ industry-leading manufacturers. Free ground shipping, extensive inventory, in-stock hardware orders ship the same day the order is processed.

 

Vendor Contact

Mike Clinton
Regional Manager - Higher Education
P: 866.244.1029 or 312.705.9101
F: 312.705.3401
E: mikecli@cdw.com

For more information visit: https://www.cdwg.com/fccc
Available to: Colleges


ComputerLand of Silicon Valley provides a full range of technology solutions and services to educational institutions, government, and businesses nationwide. Partnering with Foundation since 1998, the team is not only a recognized Authorized Education Reseller managing software licensing agreements, but also a leading Technology Solutions Provider assisting with schools’ technology needs.

ComputerLand goes beyond the basics—providing California Community Colleges with competitive pricing, flexible terms, and personalized, professional and responsive IT solutions for hardware, software, and services.

Products and Services

  • Microsoft Campus and Select FCCC purchasing programs
  • Adobe ETLA FCCC purchasing programs
  • Software licensing
  • Cisco / HP NASPO ValuePoint Contract programs
  • Technology equipment procurement with over 200K inventory for IT products
  • Technology Solutions:
    - Disaster recovery planning
    - Mobility & Wireless
    - Unified Communications / VoIP solutions
    - Network infrastructure
    - Virtualization
    - Security & monitoring
    - Storage
    - IT relocation service
    - Managed IT services

 

Vendor Contact

Sheri York
Director, Software Sales & Licensing Progra.s
P: 800.639.1319 (Toll Free)
M: 408.519.3221 (Direct)
E: syork@cland.com

Mark Niemann
Account Manager
P: 408.519.3225
M: 408.693.0257
E: mniemann@cland.com

Download ComputerLand’s partner list
For more information visit: http://cland.com/education/
Available to: Colleges


Over the last three decades, Dimension Data has leveraged its extensive experience in network integration to enable your organization to Connect, Collaborate and Create. We empower your educational institution with the secure technology foundation that makes personalized learning possible, improves operational efficiency and increases campus safety. Our end-to-end solutions include wired and wireless networking, physical security cameras, IP phones, videoconferencing equipment and mobile devices. Dimension Data can also manage and monitor your network remotely so you can focus less on technology and more on helping your students succeed. 

 

Products and Services

  • We are offering all of Cisco's Global Price-list (GPL)

 

Vendor Contact

Julie Campbell
GovEd Practice Manager
775.737.1939
E: julie.campbell@dimensiondata.com

Contract Information

Download all Foundation RFP #15-002 Documents >

Download Nexus Contract and Selected Exhibits >

For more product information visit:
www.dimensiondata.com


Dropbox is now deployed in over 6,000 educational institutions worldwide. Dropbox Education is designed specifically for the needs of higher educational institutions and is built to facilitate collaboration between faculty and staff. With 600M users on Dropbox, it’s easy to share documents and collaborate with anyone—teachers, students, and external partners—even if they don’t have a Dropbox account. Download our Dropbox Education eBook

 

Products and Services

• Enhanced visibility and control. IT admins can manage users, monitor activity, and control sharing permissions from the Dropbox admin console.  

• Flexible Storage Options. Dropbox Education teams are given 15 GB of storage per user, and this per-user quota adds up to a single shared total, available to the entire team. Example: 300 users would provide 4.5TB of shared storage. *Special lower GB/user options available to FCCC Members*  

• Extended version history. With extended version history, users can recover a deleted file—or a previous version of a file. 

• Compliance support. Dropbox Education can help institutions comply with relevant standards and regulations, including FERPA, COPPA, HIPAA, and the HITECH Act.  

• Integrate with your favorite applications. Integrations for higher education tools like Canvas, Blackboard, Turnitin and Moodle—so faculty and students can work together with the programs they’re already using.  

• Cost-effective FCCC pricing. The California Community Colleges are eligible for special FCCC pricing. Members are eligible to purchase Dropbox Education or Dropbox Business with significant discounts. Contact Vendor Representative for pricing and product details.  

 

Vendor Contact

Brad Mauro
Education Account Executive
415.930.8799
E: bmauro@dropbox.com

For more product information visit:
https://www.dropbox.com/education


Through the Lenovo Academic Purchase Program, students and faculty can purchase Lenovo PCs at a discounted education price of up to 20% off. This includes laptop, tablet, and desktop computers as well as accessories. Visit our site to find out more.

Products and Services

  • Laptops & Ultrabooks PCs
  • Desktops & All-in-one PCs
  • Tablets
  • Accessories & Software

 

Available to: Students, Faculty, and Staff


Livescribe is fundamentally changing the way handwritten notes are accessed and shared by making the only smartpens on the market that synchronize handwritten notes with recorded audio, making the ubiquitous pen more useful in today’s world.

Products and Services

  • SmartPens and accessories

 

Ordering information

Community Colleges, students, faculty, and staff are now eligible for discounts on Livescribe Smartpens and accessories through an agreement secured by the Foundation for California Community Colleges and the Chancellor’s Office.

Available to: Students | Faculty and Staff | Colleges


Microsoft DreamSpark (formerly MSDNAA) is available to colleges that are a Microsoft EES Campus Agreement subscriber. Colleges are entitled to a free DreamSpark subscription for use by the institution for instructional purposes only. This option make it easy for students and faculty in the technology and design fields to get the latest Microsoft software they need, free of charge.

Activate your free DreamSpark subscription today.

Products and Services

  • Microsoft software

 

Available to: Colleges


NetXperts, a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, has built its reputation as a leader in Network Solutions by providing top notch services to national organizations since 1996.

Our professional services experience is extensive in the areas of planning, design, assessments, installation, deployment, troubleshooting, monitoring, 24x7 NOC and support. Key relationships with Cisco Systems, Microsoft, EMC, HP, VMware and other industry leaders enable our clients to receive the latest technology solutions while still receiving personalized attention that is best suited to provide rapidly increasing productivity and ROI.

We provide these services from our two CA offices via a team of highly-skilled engineers and project managers.  We partner with our clients to form and maintain strategic long-term relationships that generate mutual success.

 

Products and Services

  • Network Infrastructure and Security: Design, implement and maintain network infrastructure and network security services.
  • Wireless Networks: Survey, design, implement, validate and maintain campus-wide WLAN and guest access.
  • Data Center: Design and deploy high available data center environment. Implement and maintain servers, storage and applications .
  • Voice and Video over IP: Provide collaboration services to enhance education experience based on TelePresence and VoIP solutions. Deploy and maintain IP based collaboration endpoints.

Vendor Contact

Carol Ann Nordine
Vice President of Operations
925.806.0800
E: cnordine@netxperts.com

Contract Information

Download all Foundation RFP #15-002 Documents >

Download NetXperts Contract and Selected Exhibits >

For more product information visit:
www.netxperts.com


   

PortalGuard’s integrated authentication package delivers a full set of features in a single, fully customizable solution. As a company and team, our first goal is to understand your needs and challenges then deliver a tailored, easy-to-use, cost-effective product that meets those needs, coupled with dedicated, white-glove services from the very beginning right through to becoming your dependable solution provider. PortalGuard provides single sign-on(SSO), self-service password reset(SSPR), two-factor authentication(2FA), and over 120 other features to ensure that each campus is equipped with the tools needed to face any authentication challenge.

Core Products and Solutions

  • PistolStar, Inc. Professional Deployment Services: 
    Dedicated Premium Support for Production Cutover (Not to exceed 8 hours) 
  • PistolStar, Inc. Front-End Branding/Customization Services:
    Detailed Front-End alterations to match the look and feel of your choosing
  • PistolStar, Inc. Professional SSO Configuration Services:
    Assistance with SSO configurations for up to 6 additional applications
  • PistolStar, Inc. Extended Technical Support & Maintenance Contracts: 
    • Gold Tier Premium Technical Support & Maintenance Contract Upgrade
    • Platinum Tier Premium Technical Support & Maintenance Contract Upgrade

 

Vendor Contact

Jason Garfanga
Education Project Manager
T: 603.547.1212
E: jgarfagna@portalguard.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact:
CollegeBuys
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more information please visit:
www.portalguard.com


Presidio is a Cisco Gold Partner and leading provider of professional services for higher education.  In addition to Cisco we have key relationships with EMC, VMWare, Citrix and Microsoft.

Our suite of collaboration, mobility, and digital media solutions for higher education, combine to create a connected and collaborative environment for students, parents, and staff.  Our experience in education-based technology delivers the highest level of expert design, implementation services and day 2 support. We recently received the Cisco® Partner Summit Global Award and several other Cisco Awards including Public Sector Partner of the Year, and SLED Services Partner of the Year.

Core Products and Solutions

Vendor Contact

Chris Dodkin
Business Development Manager
T: 916.979.6929
E: cdodkin@presidio.com

Contract Information

Download all Foundation RFP #15-002 Documents >

Download Presidio Contract and Selected Exhibits >

For more information please visit:
www.presidio.com


Regroup, the leading provider of Emergency and Mass Notification solutions and DRI 2015 Notification System of the Year, offers easy one-click messaging to mobile phones (text/voice), landlines, email, social media, websites and more -- the most ways to send and receive messages, period.

Regroup stands apart from other mass communication systems with its ease of use, automated messaging capabilities, seamless integration with client databases and other third-party systems, unparalleled 24/7 customer support and unlimited text/voice/email messaging.

Products and Services

Key differentiators of Regroup's mass messaging platform include:

  • Intuitive, one-page messaging interface
  • Can be leveraged for both emergency and day-to-day communication
  • Integrates seamlessly with 3rd party systems, including Ellucian and Blackboard products
  • Free and unlimited training

 

Vendor Contact

Chris Burns
Director of Partnerships
T: 917.382.5458
E: cburns@regroup.com

To learn more about Regroup, 
please review this fact sheet.

For more product information visit:
www.regroup.com


SHI is a global reseller of computer hardware, software and IT services. Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Somerset, NJ, SHI International Corp. is a $6.8 billion+ global provider of information 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 for every aspect of your environment from software and hardware procurement to deployment planning, configuration, data center optimization, mobility and IT asset management to Corporate, Enterprise, Public Sector and Academic customers. With 3 ,500+ employees worldwide, SHI is the largest Minority/Woman Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the United States and is ranked 12th among CRN's Solution Provider 500 list of North American IT solution providers. 

Products and Services

  • FCCC Administrative Services contract CB-194-16
  • Customized catalog containing over 200,000 IT products, including technology hardware, software and professional services supporting the complete technology lifecycle
  • Pre- and post-sales technical consultation and support for your IT projects including Client Services, Mobility, VDI, Data Center Solutions, Security, Cloud and more
  • Specialization in hard-to-source software and hardware items
  • Software volume licensing expertise and support
  • An integrated e-commerce portal
  • Strategic software agreements with the CCC Tech Center, Foundation and software publishers that leverage the Community College Systems’ collective purchasing power

Vendor Contact

Lynda Olander
Account Executive (Northern California Campuses)
P: 916.203.5643
P: 888.764.8888
F: 888.764.8889
E: lynda_olander@shi.com

Erin Lupo
Account Executive (Southern California Campuses)
P: 310.692.5658
P: 888.764.8888
F: 888.764.8889
E: erin_lupo@shi.com

For more information visit: www.publicsector.shidirect.com


Founded in 1987, TechSmith is the leading software vendor for screen capture and screencasting technology, with over 30 million customers worldwide. Our mission is to empower people to create remarkable videos and images that help share knowledge and information. TechSmith education solutions enable higher learning by empowering instructors to teach more effectively and engaging students to be more active in their learning, regardless of technology skill level. To achieve this, TechSmith partners with customers, providing the easiest to use software and web services, personalized customer care, customized training, and continuous improvements.

Products and Services

TechSmith Relay – Higher Education Lecture Capture, Video Creation, and Hosting Platform One simple cloud solution to create, enhance, manage, and host videos for higher education. Easily create and share high-quality, accessible, and effective video that integrates with your LMS. TechSmith Relay includes analytics and formative assessments through in-video quizzing. Enable anyone to record classroom lectures, create lesson videos for blended or online courses, and support student video projects. Option to add Camtasia and Snagit for faculty and staff that integrates directly with TechSmith Relay.

  • Modern video creation without the high learning curve
  • Easy video creation on desktop or mobile
  • Smarter closed captioning and accessible video playback
  • Engage students with in-video quizzing and measure effectiveness with analytics

 

Vendor Contact

Fred Stacks
T: 517.381.2300 x 187
E: f.stacks@techsmith.com

Learn more here
Available to: Colleges


Fact Sheets

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