AAL Solutions Inc., of Ontario, offers a district-wide student information web solution called eSIS for real-time information access from a centralized location. Visit AAL’s web site: http://www.aalsolutions.com (800) 668-8486 See the ad for AAL Solutions on page 18

AlphaSmart Inc., of Los Gatos, Calif., develops and markets affordable and effective technology solutions for the education market. Visit AlphaSmart’s web site: http://www.alphasmart.com (888) 274-0680 See AlphaSmart’s ad on page 9

America Online, based in Dulles, Va., offers schools a safe and easy internet content program at no cost. Visit the AOL@School web site: http://www.aolschool.com (888) 648-4023 See the ad for AOL@School on page 13

Axonix Corp., of Salt Lake City, provides network storage and video sharing appliances. Visit Axonix’s web site: http://www.axonix.com (800) 866-9797 See the ad for Axonix on page 40

Century Consultants Ltd., of Lakewood, N.J., has been helping school districts manage information in innovative ways since 1977. Visit the Century Consultants web site: http://www.centuryltd.com (800) 852-2566 See the ad for Century Consultants on page 33

The Consortium for School Networking, of Washington, D.C., is a national nonprofit organization that promotes the use of information technologies and the internet in K-12 education to improve teaching and learning. Visit CoSN’s web site: http://www.cosn.org (888) 604-5209 See CoSN’s ad on page 36

CrossTec Corp., of Boca Raton, Fla., is the maker of the award-winning NetOp family of remote management and training software products. Visit the CrossTec web site: http://www.crossteccorp.com (800) 675-0729 See CrossTec’s ad on page 47

EDmin.com, of San Diego, provides a solution for assessment, technology planning, and implementation for schools, districts, and related agencies. Visit EDmin.com’s web site: http://www.edmin.com (800) 748-6696 See EDmin.com’s ad on page 38

Eduventures Inc., of Boston, provides organizations in the corporate, postsecondary, and preK-12 learning markets with analysis and insight necessary to make strategic decisions. Visit the Eduventures web site: http://www.eduventures.org (617) 426-5622 See Eduventures’ ad on page 34

EnGenius Technologies, of Costa Mesa, Calif., provides long-range voice and data technologies for homes, schools, and businesses. Visit the EnGenius Technologies web site: http://www.engeniustech.com (888) 735-7888 See the ad for EnGenius Technologies on page 17

eRate Consulting Services LLC, of Woodstock, Ga., provides up-to-date information and services to help applicants and service providers with the eRate process. Visit the eRate Consulting Services web site: http://www.erateconsulting.com (888) 249-1661 See the ad for e-Rate Consulting Services on page 21

eRate Elite Services Inc., of Owings Mills, Md., is a management firm that specializes in meeting the needs of applicants seeking eRate funding. Visit the eRate Elite Services web site: http://www.erateelite.com (866) ERATE-ES See the ad for eRate Elite Services on page 24

Everyday Wireless LLC, of West Lawn, Pa., researches, develops, and markets wireless technologies that make people’s everyday lives safer and easier. The company’s primary focus is on pupil transportation. Visit the Everyday Wireless web site: http://www.everydaywireless.com (866) 896-1721 See the ad for Everyday Wireless on page 10

eZedia Inc., of Winnipeg, is a leader in digital media software technology, with a product line that includes multimedia authoring tools and other professional enhancement applications. Visit eZedia’s web site: http://www.ezedia.com (877) 408-0195 See the eZedia ad on page 35

Funds for Learning LLC, of Arlington, Va., and Edmond, Okla., is an educational technology consulting firm specializing in the federal eRate program. Visit the Funds for Learning web site: http://www.fundsforlearning.com (877) 752-5222 See the Funds for Learning ad on page 37

Gateway Inc., of San Diego, is a Fortune 250 company focusing on building lifelong relationships with businesses, schools, and consumers through complete technology personalization. Visit the Gateway web site: http://www.gateway.com (888) 888-0294 or (888) 888-0438 See the Gateway ad on pages 2 and 3

Grolier Online, headquartered in Danbury, Conn., and now part of Scholastic Library Publishing, provides schools with a wide array of online reference and research materials, from Encyclopedia Americana to the New Book of Popular Science. Visit the Grolier Online web site: http://go.grolier.com (888) 326-6546 See Grolier’s ad on page 20

Hewlett-Packard Co. North America includes the company’s K-12 education division (part of the Enterprise Systems Group), which offers a host of technology products, services, and solutions to help transform schools into 21st-century learning environments. Visit HP’s K-12 Solutions web site: http://www.hp.com/go/k12solutions (800) 88-TEACH See HP North America’s ad on page 55

IBM Corp., headquartered in Armonk, N.Y, provides powerful tools that help enrich educational programs. Visit the IBM web site: http://www.ibm.com (866) 426-1740 See IBM’s ad on page 15

Macromedia Inc., of San Francisco, provides industry-leading software that empowers internet developers and designers. Visit the Macromedia web site: http://www.macromedia.com (800) 470-7211 See Macromedia’s ad on page 14

Maryland Public Television, of Owings Mills, Md., provides a free financial literacy web site, called Sense and Dollars, as part of Thinkport, a comprehensive online resource for educators and families. Visit the Maryland Public Television web site: http://www.mpt.org (410) 356-5600 See the Maryland Public Television ad on page 39

Microsoft Corp., of Redmond, Wash., is a world leader in software for personal, business, and education use. Visit Microsoft’s web site: http://www.microsoft.com (425) 882-8080 See the Microsoft ads on pages 5, 27, 28, 32, and 48

MiLAN Technology, of Sunnyvale, Calif., is a leading provider of physical-layer networking products and a pioneer in the field of media conversion. Visit MiLAN’s web site: http://www.milan.com (800) 466-4526 See the ad for MiLAN Technology on page 11

Nextel Communications Inc., of Reston, Va., is a leading provider of fully integrated, all-digital wireless service. Visit the Nextel web site: http://www.nextel.com (888) 639-8354 See the Nextel ad on page 19

Pearson Education Technologies, of Mesa, Ariz., is a leading provider of educational software and learning solutions to K-12 schools and adult learners. Visit the Pearson Education Technologies web site: http://www.pearsonedtech.com (888) 627-LEARN See the ad for Pearson Education Technologies on the back cover

ProQuest Information and Learning Co., of Ann Arbor, Mich., is a division of Proquest Co. and the producer of eLibrary, an affordable and user-friendly general reference tool. Visit ProQuest’s web site: http://www.il.proquest.com (800) 521-0600 See the ProQuest ad on page 7

Sagebrush Corp., of Minneapolis, is a fast-growing leader in serving K-12 library media specialists in their efforts to provide access to information, stimulate interest in reading, and improve student performance. Visit the Sagebrush web site: http://www.sagebrushcorp.com (800) 533-5430 See the Sagebrush ad on page 12

SMART Technologies Inc., of Calgary, is a market leader in developing products for shared spaces, including the SMART Board, an electronic interactive whiteboard. Visit the SMART Technologies web site: http://www.smarttech.com (888) 42-SMART See the SMART Technologies ad on page 16

Wireless Information Networks Inc., of Willowbrook, Ill., is entirely focused on wireless LAN and WAN integration and development. Visit the Wireless Information Networks web site: http://www.877mobilan.com (630) 288-0072 See the ad for Wireless Information Networks on page 8

ZT Group International, with offices in New York City and New Jersey, is a leading supplier of computer systems, network services, storage solutions, notebook computers, and peripherals to schools and businesses. Visit the ZT Group web site: http://www.ztgroup.com (866) 984-7687 See the ad for ZT Group on page 41

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eRate Consulting Services LLC, of Woodstock, Ga., provides up-to-date information and services to help applicants and service providers with the eRate process. Visit the eRate Consulting Services web site: http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/erate or http://www.erateconsulting.com (888) 249-1661

eZedia Inc., of Winnipeg, is a leader in digital media software technology, with a product line that includes multimedia authoring tools and other professional enhancement applications. Visit eZedia’s web site: http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/multimedia or http://www.ezedia.com (877) 408-0195

TechSmith, of Okemos, Mich., makes software that enables students, faculty, and staff to capture and share text, video, and graphics from software applications and the internet easily. Visit TechSmith’s web site: http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/video or http://www.TechSmith.com (800) 517-3001

Thinkronize Inc., of Cincinnati, is the producer of NetTrekker, an award-winning and trusted search engine for schools. Visit the NetTrekker web site: http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/enhancingcurriculum or http://www.nettrekker.com (877) 517-1125

Web Help Desk, from MacsDesign Studio of Fremont, Calif., is a web-based help desk software solution that easily manages a school district’s computer problems and repairs. Visit the Web Help Desk web site: http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/nrm or http://www.webhelpdesk.prospector.com (866) 701-0227

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