Columbia, Ill./March 1-Computer Power Solutions of Illinois (CPSI), a leading provider in the Schools Interoperability Framework (SIF) Standard solutions for K-12 school districts and states, is pleased to announce their latest certification of an agent in partnership with CrossPointe Schools Online. The agent named "CrossPointe SIF Agent by CPSI " will work with CrossPointe Schools Online 3.1 and above Student Information System. The agent was developed with the ability to pass and accept data based on the SIF standard.

"We are very happy to provide an agent that will expand the CrossPointe Schools Online capabilities. Here at CPSI, we strive for the highest capabilities when producing our agents and we are excited to have this opportunity to work with CrossPointe Schools Online," said Michelle Elia, CPSI President.

Certification was completed on February 14, 2007. The SIF agent was designed from CPSI´s Universal Agent Suite Framework, a highly customizable and powerful ETL tool. For more information please contact CPSI´s Director of Interoperability, Gay Sherman at 618 281 8898.

About CPSI

CPSI, founded in 1989, is committed solely to K-12 education. Its hallmark application, Visual CASEL, was developed specifically for schools with extensive input from teachers, technology coordinators and administrators. With the addition of several SIF based products, CPSI has proven itself in the industry as a developer of solutions for K-12 institutions. Learn more at http://www.vcasel.com .

About the Schools Interoperability Framework Association (SIFA)

The Schools Interoperability Framework Association (SIFA) is a
non-profit organization dedicated to an industry initiative to develop an open specification for ensuring that K-12 instructional and administrative software applications work together more effectively. The SIF standard is not a product, rather an industry-supported technical blueprint for K-12 software, enabling diverse applications to interact and share data seamlessly. SIF certification is managed through a third-party agency, the
Open Group ( http://www.opengroup.org/sif/cert/cert_prodlist.tpl ). Visit http://www.sifinfo.org .

About CrossPointe Schools Online

CrossPointe Schools OnLine is an internet-powered, web-based software administration system designed exclusively for K-12 school districts. Currently, thousands of schools educating millions on students rely on CrossPointe Schools OnLine TM, guaranteeing that it is thoroughly tried and proven by the education community. With its friendly, easy-to-use interface and five integrated modules, CrossPointe Schools OnLine TM is the most comprehensive application suite offered for school administration today.

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