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:
(800) 668-8486
See the ad for AAL Solutions on page 8

Axonix Corp., of Salt Lake City, provides network storage and video sharing appliances. Visit Axonix’s web site:
(800) 866-9797
See the ad for Axonix on page 36

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:
(800) 852-2566
See the ad for Century Consultants on page 17

Cisco Systems Inc., of San Jose, Calif., is committed to helping schools take advantage of internet-based learning by providing eLearning initiatives and other programs designed to address the exchange of information and personal security in an increasingly digital world. Visit the Cisco Systems web site:
(800) 553-6387
See Cisco’s ad on page 5

The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), 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:
(888) 604-5209
See CoSN’s ad on page 12

CRI Advantage Inc., of Boise, Idaho, deploys experienced delivery teams and application developers to deliver, manage, and support eMail and instant messaging systems, data warehousing, internet and server platforms and infrastructure, mission-critical applications, and specialized solutions in schools and elsewhere. Visit the CRI Advantage web site:
(208) 343-9192
See the ad for CRI Advantage on page 14

ePALS Classroom Exchange, of Ottawa, is the world’s largest and fastest growing online classroom community, connecting more than 4.5 million users from around the globe. Visit the ePALS web site:
(613) 562-9847
See the ad for ePALS on page 33

Films for the Humanities and Sciences, of Princeton, N.J., is a leading supplier of educational media to schools, colleges, and libraries. Visit the Films for the Humanities and Sciences web site:
(800) 257-5126
See the Films for the Humanities and Sciences ad on page 31

Fortres Grand Corp., of Plymouth, Ind., is a software security company dedicated to protecting public-access computers from malicious and inexperienced users and providing customizable options for administrators who need to lock down systems and isolate problems. Visit the Fortres Grand web site:
(800) 331-0372
See Fortres Grand’s ad on page 13

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:
(888) 888-0294 or (888) 888-0438
See the Gateway ad on pages 2 and 3

Global Internet Management Inc., of Bala Cynwyd, Penn., is a provider of innovative technical, operational, and management eBusiness solutions. Visit the Global Internet Management’s web site:
(610) 617-4515
See Global Internet Management Inc.’s ad on page 15

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:
(888) 326-6546
See Grolier’s ad on page 16

Hewlett-Packard Co. North America of Palo Alto, Calif., 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:
(800) 88-TEACH
See HP North America’s ad on inside back cover.

IBM Corp., headquartered in Armonk,N.Y, provides powerful tools that help enrich educational programs. Visit the IBM web site:
(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:
(800) 470-7211
See Macromedia’s ad on the back cover

Meridian Creative Group, of Erie, Pa., provides math software for every student. Visit the Meridian Creative Group web site:
(800) 530-2355
See Meridian’s ad on page 20

Microsoft Corp., of Redmond, Wash., is a world leader in software for personal, business, and education use. Visit Microsoft’s web site:
(425) 882-8080
See the Microsoft ad on page 11

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:
(800) 466-4526
See the ad for MiLAN Technology on page 9

NetSupport Inc., of Cumming, Ga., is a member of the PCI Group of companies, developers of a range of award-winning remote control and IT training products. Visit NetSupport’s web site:
(888) 665-0808
See NetSupport’s ad on page 18

Serious Magic Inc., of Rancho Cordova, Calif., is looking to create the next generation of visual communication tools. The company’s Visual Communicator software enables students to create everything from school broadcasts to multimedia projects in just minutes. Visit the Serious Magic web site:
(916) 859-0100
See the ad for Serious Magic on page 10

Thinkronize Inc., of Cincinnati, is the producer of NetTrekker, an award-winning and trusted search engine for schools. Visit the NetTrekker web site:
(877) 517-1125
See the ad for NetTrekker on page 19

The Toshiba America Group, with headquarters in New York City, specializes in advanced electronics and is a recognized leader in products that enhance the home, office, industry, and health care environments. Visit the Toshiba America web site:
See the ad for Toshiba on page 7

United Learning, a division of Discovery Communications, is a leading provider of streaming media and video content for supplemental classroom instruction. Visit the United Learning web site:
(800) 323-9084
See the ads for United Learning on pages 23, 25, and 28

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(888) 249-1661

MacsDesign Studio, of Fremont, Calif., provides a web-based help desk software solution that easily can manage a school district’s computer problems and repairs.Visit the Web Help Desk web site:
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(866) 701-0227

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http://www.eschoolnews.com/resources/reports/video or http://www.TechSmith.com
(800) 517-3001

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