What is the SPURR Telecom & Networking program and how can it benefit you?
SPURR T&N Program Helps Schools and Districts Save on Technology Districts across California rely on SPURR to procure cost-effective, competitively-sourced technology and networking items. We deliver through combined buying power and expertise in the technologies that you need to serve your students and staff. This... Read more
Schools and libraries oppose proposed mandatory national bidding portal for E-rate as counterproductive
The Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband Coalition, the State E-rate Coordinators’ Alliance, and the Consortium for School Networking have written a letter to the Federal Communications Commission in opposition to a proposed mandatory E-rate national bidding portal. As noted in the letter, the portal is... Read more
School Districts Investigate “Community Wi-Fi” to Improve Access
School districts and cities are laying down the fiber cable and installing Wi-Fi access points, complete with modems and routers on light poles and traffic lights. Some are even becoming internet service providers themselves (ISP) — efforts, they say, that will make it easier to... Read more