Education

An affordable approach to enhanced student learning

Whether you work in K-12 or higher education, the performance of your network, wireless and server/storage infrastructure is more important than ever before.

From kindergarten to grad school, students and teachers alike are using technology to enhance the learning experience.

With complete IT life cycle management, CXtec can help you build a network infrastructure that guarantees an A+ performance.

What can CXtec provide for you?

 

You have more devices to support and more data flowing at higher speeds, but you likely don’t have an unlimited budget to play with. Performance, reliability, security - how can you make it all happen with a limited budget?

Together, we can redefine your technology strategy to provide networking, voice, server/storage, and cabling solutions at a price you deserve. CXtec is committed to creating exceptional value for you at every stage of your technology investment.

Redefine IT Strategy™

We're helping education organizations worldwide rethink how they build, maintain, support and upgrade their technology infrastructures with complete life cycle management.

CXtec has nearly 40 years of experience in the IT industry and a dedicated education team that knows the ins and outs of the field, ready to help with your specific needs. Our experts can help you extend the life of your network while maximizing your budget and letting you spend your money where you need it most.

The network hardware buying process, made simple – E-Rate, PEPPM, TIPS/TAPS and USETPA Contracts

We know you have a million things to do throughout the day, and the list just keeps getting longer. Getting the equipment you need to keep your network up and running shouldn’t be a hassle. Collaborating with us lets you get the solutions you need, without having to jump through hoops to accomplish your goals.

CXtec is an approved and experienced E-Rate vendor, which enables you to take advantage of federal government discounts on telecommunications products and services. But that's not the only contract we're featured on.

We’re an approved vendor on these contracts:

  • PEPPM purchasing program
  • Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS/TAPS)
  • US Educational Technology Purchasing Alliance (USETPA)

Our approved vendor status will eliminate the need for a bidding process and reducing the overall time, effort, and cost of purchasing technology. Our dedicated education team can help you through the buying process and provide the support you need to make your job easier.

Take advantage of the convenience of CXtec on these contracts.

Network hardware for education – Quality and reliability that fits in your budget

You don’t have to spend a fortune to get the quality and reliability your network demands. Our brand of equal2new® certified networking and voice equipment was developed in 1995 – way back when chalkboards were more commonplace than tablets.

We offer the brands you trust – Cisco, HP, ShoreTel, Mitel, and more. These choices allow you to proactively make the smartest, most cost-effective decisions to get maximum performance and value from your equipment.

Our equal2new products go through a rigorous certification process, come standard with a true lifetime warranty, and are up to 90% off manufacturer list price. You get performance guaranteed hardware backed by an unrivaled warranty – with North America’s largest secondary market hardware provider to support it.

High-quality cables & data center solutions that ace any performance test

We know your network must run flawlessly to meet the needs and expectations of your students, teachers, and faculty. Your network cabling and data center infrastructure are the building blocks that make this happen, and any cable just won’t do.

Our CABLExpress® brand cabling and data center solutions ensure your network performs at its highest levels, minimizing downtime and any interruption of the learning process. It goes beyond just cables – our comprehensive, high-density fiber optic Skinny-Trunk® Solution helps you increase efficiency and maximize the use of rack space in your closets or data center.

IT Asset Disposition - We Buy Your Network Hardware & Voice Equipment

When you’re ready to make the move to upgrade to newer equipment, what becomes of your IT surplus gear? Don’t let it take up valuable space in your facility - with our asset recovery program you can get money for your network hardware like switches, routers, servers, storge, phones and wireless access points.

CXtec helps you protect your critical assets with safe, secure IT asset disposition services. Our MindSafe™ data sanitization and destruction services protect your data’s integrity and privacy. Plus, we handle your gear in an environmentally-responsible way. It's a win, win.

We can handle any project, at any scale, worldwide. We offer cash or credit on account for your used gear – and no one pays more. It’s just another way we provide compete IT life cycle management and another way you can spend your budget on the things that help your students excel.

Low-Cost Next-Business-Day Hardware Replacement for Education

No matter what kind of equipment you’re using, new or pre-owned, using third-party maintenance (TPM) is a strategic and well-established way to get the quality coverage you need while saving money that can be used on other high-priority needs in your infrastructure.

CXtec also offers third-party maintenance (TPM) with RapidCare®, our flexible, customizable hardware replacement program. It ensures that if you have any problems with your equipment, you’ll receive the replacement you need to keep your network up.

Plus, it costs about 50-60% less than OEM maintenance programs, with free shipping included on both inbound and outbound products. Our experts can also help you determine if a hybrid maintenance solution of OEM support, TPM, and spares is right for your organization, so you’re getting the support you need, when you need it.

Ordering Information for Education Customers

Cage Code: 0FT04
Remit to: PO Box 1164, Buffalo, NY 14240-1164
DUNS: 08 866 8652
CCR and IT Solutions Registered
Fed ID: 16-1105670

Award Numbers - Contracts
PS59010 - Equipment, Maintenance, Services
PT58282 - 3Com
PS58283 - Networking Hardware and Software