VoIP Contracts Now Available on the OETC Store

OETC has partnered with three manufacturers to provide Voice Over IP (VoIP) services to educational institutions. These products are available to our members through RFP-backed contracts. For many institutions, VoIP can be a much more cost-effective option for telephone services that can provide users with much greater functionality and flexibility. When you buy VoIP services …


Schoology Contract Now Available for K-12 and Hi-Ed Members

Schoology LMS Competitive bids, lower costs, and extensive pricing options: members can now purchase Schoology LMS through the OETC store. OETC has negotiated a RFP-backed contract with Schoology, an award-winning Learning Management System platform. This contract allows your K-12 or Higher Education institution to benefit from the service and support that OETC provides to all …


Purchasing Deadlines for FY15

If you are making hardware purchases through OETC that must be received by year end (June 30, 2015), purchase orders must be submitted by close of business on June 15, 2015. For software purchases that must be received by year end, purchase orders must be submitted by close of business on June 20, 2015. Purchases …


Adobe Announcement: Phasing Out CS6

As of today Adobe no longer supports Creative Suite 6 (CS6). Adobe upgraded CS6 to Creative Cloud in 2013, but up until now institutions could still purchase CS6 on a CLP license. There are still multiple ways to license the Creative Cloud applications. OETC has worked hard to bring the value and savings the consortium …


Juniper One-day Oregon EX Bootcamp: Medford and Eugene

PNW Security & Juniper Networks are offering a Juniper EX Bootcamp in Medford and Eugene, OR. This course provides an overview of JUNOS and an introductory preview of the Juniper EX Switching products including configuration, management, and implementation in a typical network environment. Students will gain experience in configuring and monitoring the JUNOS OS and …


Webinar: Cisco UCS Mini

This live webcast will feature Cisco expert Dan DeBusschere as he explains the ins and outs of the Cisco UCS Mini and the solutions it offers to meet the needs of IT departments in government or education. Thursday, December 11 10 a.m. (PT) Register for the Webinar …


New Cisco Contract through OETC

OETC now has a Cisco contract and approved vendors for safe and convenient purchasing. Switching to OETC’s contract provides bid security, and the combined buying power of the consortium commands a better price than you could get on your own. Unlike with some of our other contracts, Cisco must be purchased directly through one of our vetted …