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Saginaw, MI, United States, 2009/12/26 - MiCTA, a national technology purchasing cooperative and Kirtland Community College in Roscommon, MI are pleased to announce that they will issue a major technology purchasing Request for Offers (RFO) on January 4, 2010.
The Telecommunications, Information Services and Applications (TISA) RFO seeks proposals from qualified vendors for the following services:
• Voice over IP;
• Internet Access;
• Specialty Services and Applications;
• Direct Equipment Purchases.
MiCTA seeks to negotiate substantial volume purchasing discounts for these services on behalf of its membership. MiCTA's membership is comprised of major higher education institutions, K-12 schools and school districts, municipalities, non-profit organizations, hospitals and health care providers, religious and charitable organizations. Successful vendors will receive endorsement or approval to market discounted services to MiCTA's membership regionally or nationally for a period of not less than two years.
MiCTA welcomes manufacturers, vendors, service providers and resellers of technology services and equipment of any size. Interested parties may visit the MiCTA Web site for more information about the RFO, and register to receive a copy of the document when it is released.
MiCTA (mictatech.org), located at 515 North Washington Street, Suite 405 in Saginaw, MI, represents thousands of non-profit entities from the higher education, K-12, healthcare, library, governmental and charitable sectors. Nationally, MiCTA seeks to resolve common voice, video and data issues, provide timely information on the latest communications technologies, participate in legislative and regulatory discussions that affect its membership with regard to these vital technologies, and purchase telecommunications, video, data, e-learning and emergency notification systems at substantial discounts for its membership. More information about MiCTA is available at our Website.
About Kirtland Community College
Kirtland Community College annually serves about 3,200 students, who are able to choose from more than 80 certificate and two-year degree programs at the college’s three locations – the main campus near Roscommon, the Michigan Technical Education Center (M-TEC) in Gaylord and in West Branch – with Kirtland’s service area including all or parts of Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, Roscommon, Otsego, Kalkaska, Missaukee, Gladwin and Alcona counties, and the surrounding areas.