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CenturyLink Cloud is a leading provider of Cloud Services. Our offering including Compute, Storage, Managed Services, Cloud Management, Network, PaaS & Security Solutions. Our solutions are developed to integrate into a unified platform to expedite your transformation to the cloud.

CenturyLink Cloud is a leading provider of Cloud Services. Our offering including Compute, Storage, Managed Services, Cloud Management, Network, PaaS & Security Solutions. Our solutions are developed to integrate into a unified platform to expedite your transformation to the cloud.

Imagine a fully digital university or college. Students with mobile devices learn anywhere and at any time. Professors engage with them in classes and online communities or through interactive video and virtual labs. Online courses expand the university’s reach and complement traditional instruction, creating global classrooms and blended learning environments. Wi-Fi, sensors, and analytics connect the campus with a digital overlay that dramatically improves operational efficiency, while creating a safe and secure campus.            From the network up, our solutions are building digital colleges and universities so that campuses are fully connected, educators are fully empowered, administrators are fully informed, and students can learn without limits. This is the power of digitization with Cisco Education.

Imagine a fully digital university or college. Students with mobile devices learn anywhere and at any time. Professors engage with them in classes and online communities or through interactive video and virtual labs. Online courses expand the university’s reach and complement traditional instruction, creating global classrooms and blended learning environments. Wi-Fi, sensors, and analytics connect the campus with a digital overlay that dramatically improves operational efficiency, while creating a safe and secure campus.           
From the network up, our solutions are building digital colleges and universities so that campuses are fully connected, educators are fully empowered, administrators are fully informed, and students can learn without limits. This is the power of digitization with Cisco Education.

Ednetics provides technology to the education community. Our offerings promote collaboration, safety, mobility and productivity. Ednetics managed services feature hosted voice, network, connectivity and physical security. Ednetics also provides support services that supplement IT departments. Our vision is to provide solutions that enhance the education environment while conserving resources.  

Ednetics provides technology to the education community. Our offerings promote collaboration, safety, mobility and productivity. Ednetics managed services feature hosted voice, network, connectivity and physical security. Ednetics also provides support services that supplement IT departments. Our vision is to provide solutions that enhance the education environment while conserving resources.  

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for higher education. Offering SaaS solutions for the management and discovery of the full spectrum of library and scholarly materials, as well as mobile campus solutions driving student engagement and success, Ex Libris serves over 5,600 customers in 90 countries. 43 of the top 50 universities worldwide and over 40 national libraries deploy Ex Libris solutions to create a unified platform for both the management and discovery of library resources. 

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for higher education. Offering SaaS solutions for the management and discovery of the full spectrum of library and scholarly materials, as well as mobile campus solutions driving student engagement and success, Ex Libris serves over 5,600 customers in 90 countries. 43 of the top 50 universities worldwide and over 40 national libraries deploy Ex Libris solutions to create a unified platform for both the management and discovery of library resources. 

Since 1992, FileWave has provided education,enterprise, and government institutions around the world with enterprise level cross-platform systems andmobile device management software to assist IT teams throughout the entire lifecycle process of imaging,deployment, management and maintenance. FileWave’s all-in-one, highly scalable software solves the manychallenges of managing a diverse and growing population of users, devices, and content by ensuring IT teamshave a comprehensive solution that supports both client (desktop) and mobile devices across Mac, Windows,iOS and Android.

Since 1992, FileWave has provided education,enterprise, and government institutions around the world with enterprise level cross-platform systems andmobile device management software to assist IT teams throughout the entire lifecycle process of imaging,deployment, management and maintenance. FileWave’s all-in-one, highly scalable software solves the manychallenges of managing a diverse and growing population of users, devices, and content by ensuring IT teamshave a comprehensive solution that supports both client (desktop) and mobile devices across Mac, Windows,iOS and Android.

Founded in 1996, the K-20 Education Network is the nation’s first high speed, high-capacity network linking colleges, universities, K-12 school districts and libraries statewide.  The network provides high quality video and data services to almost 500 education related facilities throughout the state of Washington. The K-20 Network is built upon the principles of enterprise-wide technical environments allowing the use of the same technology backbone or software applications across multiple institutions and operates on a voluntary and cooperative model. 

Founded in 1996, the K-20 Education Network is the nation’s first high speed, high-capacity network linking colleges, universities, K-12 school districts and libraries statewide.  The network provides high quality video and data services to almost 500 education related facilities throughout the state of Washington. The K-20 Network is built upon the principles of enterprise-wide technical environments allowing the use of the same technology backbone or software applications across multiple institutions and operates on a voluntary and cooperative model. 

NEC Display Solutions designs, produces and delivers leading-edge visual display solutions for a wide range of markets, environments and applications including education, digital signage, graphics, healthcare, restaurants, retail, transportation and many more. 

NEC Display Solutions designs, produces and delivers leading-edge visual display solutions for a wide range of markets, environments and applications including education, digital signage, graphics, healthcare, restaurants, retail, transportation and many more. 

The Pacific Northwest Gigapop (PNWGP) is a nonprofit corporation serving research and education organizations throughout Washington and the Pacific Rim. PNWGP designs, implements, and manages a multi-state high-reliability and high-capacity network specifically designed to meet the unique requirements of researchers, faculty, students, and staff.  PNWGP provides access to next-generation internet networks, technologies, and the R&D test beds necessary for developing tomorrow’s internet technologies. PNWGP is also proud to provide the high capacity backbone for the Washington State K-20 Education Network. 

The Pacific Northwest Gigapop (PNWGP) is a nonprofit corporation serving research and education organizations throughout Washington and the Pacific Rim. PNWGP designs, implements, and manages a multi-state high-reliability and high-capacity network specifically designed to meet the unique requirements of researchers, faculty, students, and staff.  PNWGP provides access to next-generation internet networks, technologies, and the R&D test beds necessary for developing tomorrow’s internet technologies. PNWGP is also proud to provide the high capacity backbone for the Washington State K-20 Education Network. 

Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide.  Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization’s most valuable assets.  Find out more at www.paloaltonetworks.com

Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide.  Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization’s most valuable assets.  Find out more at www.paloaltonetworks.com

Data is everywhere. But most of us struggle to make sense of it. Tableau Software lets anyone visualize data and then share it on the web, no programming needed. It’s wicked-fast, easy analytics.

Data is everywhere. But most of us struggle to make sense of it. Tableau Software lets anyone visualize data and then share it on the web, no programming needed. It’s wicked-fast, easy analytics.


Thank you to our 2016 Gold sponsors...

Adobe works closely with education leaders to deliver software and technologies that support educators as they inspire students to lifelong learning, while giving them the skills to excel in the workplace. We also work side by side with administrators and faculty as they leverage technology to improve how they work and collaborate, to support sustainability initiatives, and to maximize the returns on existing systems.

Adobe works closely with education leaders to deliver software and technologies that support educators as they inspire students to lifelong learning, while giving them the skills to excel in the workplace. We also work side by side with administrators and faculty as they leverage technology to improve how they work and collaborate, to support sustainability initiatives, and to maximize the returns on existing systems.

 Since 1997, Advanced Systems Group LLC has been one of the largest installers of shared storage, archive, and asset management solutions on the West Coast. With offices in the Bay Area, Southern California, and the Pacific Northwest, we provide engineering, systems integration, training, and support to the broadcast, film, creative, and corporate video markets.

 Since 1997, Advanced Systems Group LLC has been one of the largest installers of shared storage, archive, and asset management solutions on the West Coast. With offices in the Bay Area, Southern California, and the Pacific Northwest, we provide engineering, systems integration, training, and support to the broadcast, film, creative, and corporate video markets.

With the Amazon Web Services' cloud, educational institutions and EdTech providers can access industry-shaping technology at an affordable cost, no matter what the scale or IT workload. Whether your needs are facilitating coursework, better managing your university's operations or accessing high-performance computing for demanding research projects, AWS has a solution. Visit: http://aws.amazon.com/education/ to learn more. Education technologists, educators, administrators and students are encouraged to join AWS Educate, Amazon's global grants-based program offering free cloud tools, training, content and AWS credits at: www.awseducate.com 

With the Amazon Web Services' cloud, educational institutions and EdTech providers can access industry-shaping technology at an affordable cost, no matter what the scale or IT workload. Whether your needs are facilitating coursework, better managing your university's operations or accessing high-performance computing for demanding research projects, AWS has a solution. Visit: http://aws.amazon.com/education/ to learn more. Education technologists, educators, administrators and students are encouraged to join AWS Educate, Amazon's global grants-based program offering free cloud tools, training, content and AWS credits at: www.awseducate.com 

Augusoft® develops and maintains Lumens® – the first cloud-based (SaaS) enrollment management system designed for the CE industry. Lumens integrates with traditional academic systems (ERP’s), and is built on industry and customer best practices for CE and workforce development programs. Visit Augusoft.net to see Lumens in action.

Augusoft® develops and maintains Lumens® – the first cloud-based (SaaS) enrollment management system designed for the CE industry. Lumens integrates with traditional academic systems (ERP’s), and is built on industry and customer best practices for CE and workforce development programs. Visit Augusoft.net to see Lumens in action.

Avidex is a preeminent provider of audiovisual solutions. A full service AV firm providing design,integration and support for­ Distance Education,Student and Classroom Collaboration,Interactive Displays,BYOD,Digital Signage and Way Finding,Video Streaming and Wireless Connectivity. Avidex focus is to create an "easy to use" AV environment for all levels of users.

Avidex is a preeminent provider of audiovisual solutions. A full service AV firm providing design,integration and support for­ Distance Education,Student and Classroom Collaboration,Interactive Displays,BYOD,Digital Signage and Way Finding,Video Streaming and Wireless Connectivity. Avidex focus is to create an "easy to use" AV environment for all levels of users.

CB Technologies (CBT) is a woman-owned solutions provider and systems Integrator specializing in Enterprise Class Solutions. As a Hewlett-Packard Platinum Partner, CBT provides Fortune 500, mid-market companies and state, local and federal government entities with state-of-the-art solutions to solve their business needs. CBT facilitates the entire solution cycle from proof-of-concept and procurement, to system integration and life cycle management.  

CB Technologies (CBT) is a woman-owned solutions provider and systems Integrator specializing in Enterprise Class Solutions. As a Hewlett-Packard Platinum Partner, CBT provides Fortune 500, mid-market companies and state, local and federal government entities with state-of-the-art solutions to solve their business needs. CBT facilitates the entire solution cycle from proof-of-concept and procurement, to system integration and life cycle management.  

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., the largest pure-play security vendor globally, provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a complete security architecture defending enterprises’ networks to mobile devices, in addition to the most comprehensive and intuitive security management. Check Point first pioneered the industry with FireWall-1 and its patented stateful inspection technology. 

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., the largest pure-play security vendor globally, provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyberattacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a complete security architecture defending enterprises’ networks to mobile devices, in addition to the most comprehensive and intuitive security management. Check Point first pioneered the industry with FireWall-1 and its patented stateful inspection technology. 

We are excited to be back at the Building Bridges conference and look forward to meeting new friends and connecting with customers that are using AIRLIFT and QUILLIX to transform document processes. We work with Community Colleges and Universities to implement Document Management Solutions for Accounting, Financial Aid, Enrollment and Human Resources. – cloudPWR™ | AIRLIFT®

We are excited to be back at the Building Bridges conference and look forward to meeting new friends and connecting with customers that are using AIRLIFT and QUILLIX to transform document processes. We work with Community Colleges and Universities to implement Document Management Solutions for Accounting, Financial Aid, Enrollment and Human Resources. – cloudPWR™ | AIRLIFT®

CompuNet, Inc. is a leading value-added reseller and managed service provider for IT solutions, with 8 offices in the Northwest and headquartered in Meridian, Idaho.  Our approach is to understand our clients’ business needs, engineer IT solutions that precisely fit those needs, and deploy those solutions on time and on budget. In other words, we strive to create technology solutions that are a perfect fit with what you want to accomplish today and tomorrow.  We call this engineering customer success.

CompuNet, Inc. is a leading value-added reseller and managed service provider for IT solutions, with 8 offices in the Northwest and headquartered in Meridian, Idaho.  Our approach is to understand our clients’ business needs, engineer IT solutions that precisely fit those needs, and deploy those solutions on time and on budget. In other words, we strive to create technology solutions that are a perfect fit with what you want to accomplish today and tomorrow.  We call this engineering customer success.

To prepare students for a constantly changing, connected world, higher education is shifting toward creating more personalized and collaborative learning environments. Students expect to access resources anywhere, anytime on any device and your administrators and instructors now strive to apply data-driven analytics to track student progress in real time to improve student outcomes. The challenge? Simplifying and upgrading your IT infrastructure in support of these learning initiatives. Dell's next-generation educational solutions deliver the capabilities to successfully adapt to this new landscape and support your organization as you prepare students for career readiness in a rapidly changing world. Some Higher Education Solutions include Education Data Management, Lecture Capture, Assistive Technology, Virtual Labs Instructional Technology, Dell has partnered to sponsor Building Bridges 2016 with...

To prepare students for a constantly changing, connected world, higher education is shifting toward creating more personalized and collaborative learning environments. Students expect to access resources anywhere, anytime on any device and your administrators and instructors now strive to apply data-driven analytics to track student progress in real time to improve student outcomes. The challenge? Simplifying and upgrading your IT infrastructure in support of these learning initiatives. Dell's next-generation educational solutions deliver the capabilities to successfully adapt to this new landscape and support your organization as you prepare students for career readiness in a rapidly changing world. Some Higher Education Solutions include Education Data Management, Lecture Capture, Assistive Technology, Virtual Labs Instructional Technology, Dell has partnered to sponsor Building Bridges 2016 with...

Ergotron has been in the business of adjustable technology and furniture mounts for 34 years. We have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over three decades. This history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 70 patents and a growing portfolio of award winning brands— OmniMount®, TeachWell®, StyleView®, WorkFit™, Neo-Flex®—for computer monitors, notebooks, tablets, flat panel displays and TVs that are as easy to use as they are to mount.          

Ergotron has been in the business of adjustable technology and furniture mounts for 34 years. We have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over three decades. This history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 70 patents and a growing portfolio of award winning brands— OmniMount®, TeachWell®, StyleView®, WorkFit™, Neo-Flex®—for computer monitors, notebooks, tablets, flat panel displays and TVs that are as easy to use as they are to mount.        

 

Ellucian delivers an innovative portfolio of technology solutions and strategic guidance to help education institutions thrive in a dynamic world. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries look to Ellucian for the ideas that will move education forward, helping people everywhere discover their futures through learning. Visit us at ellucian.com.  

Ellucian delivers an innovative portfolio of technology solutions and strategic guidance to help education institutions thrive in a dynamic world. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries look to Ellucian for the ideas that will move education forward, helping people everywhere discover their futures through learning. Visit us at ellucian.com.  

Epson is the industry leader in classroom projection and printing and scanning needs.  At Epson, we have 40 years of experience delivering smart, easy-to-use technology to help you engage students in a rapidly-changing learning environment. We understand budgets can be tight and make solutions accessible with special academic pricing and world class warranty program. Epson has partnered to sponsor Building Bridges 2016 with...

Epson is the industry leader in classroom projection and printing and scanning needs.  At Epson, we have 40 years of experience delivering smart, easy-to-use technology to help you engage students in a rapidly-changing learning environment. We understand budgets can be tight and make solutions accessible with special academic pricing and world class warranty program. Epson has partnered to sponsor Building Bridges 2016 with...

CompView has over 25 years’ experience offering a broad range of audio visual communication tools paired with our design and install services. Our team can help you integrate current learning systems, such as active learning spaces, distance learning, BYOD or classroom management. 

CompView has over 25 years’ experience offering a broad range of audio visual communication tools paired with our design and install services. Our team can help you integrate current learning systems, such as active learning spaces, distance learning, BYOD or classroom management. 

HARMAN designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and connected services.  Our talented workforce and innovation strength create value for our stakeholders by enabling rich experiences through the connected car, connected enterprise and connected lifestyle.

HARMAN designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and connected services.  Our talented workforce and innovation strength create value for our stakeholders by enabling rich experiences through the connected car, connected enterprise and connected lifestyle.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure. 

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure. 

Milestone AV Technologies is a leading provider of innovative mounting and display solutions for various audiovisual technologies. Our innovative products, sold principally under the Chief and Da-Lite brand names, provide the most comprehensive offering of AV solutions in the educational market.

Milestone AV Technologies is a leading provider of innovative mounting and display solutions for various audiovisual technologies. Our innovative products, sold principally under the Chief and Da-Lite brand names, provide the most comprehensive offering of AV solutions in the educational market.

Mythics is an elite Oracle Platinum Partner, the first Oracle Exadata Specialized partner worldwide, Oracle GSA Schedule Holder (GS-35F-0153M) and an award winning Oracle Platinum Specialized Consulting Partner. Mythics provides an unmatched Oracle solution set of products and services, including Oracle software, Exadata, Exalogic and Oracle Sun hardware acquisition, implementation, consulting and managed services. Mythics is the trusted IT advisor to thousands of organizations worldwide who conduct business in a range of sectors: Federal Government, State & Local Government, Commercial Business, Healthcare and Higher Education. For more information, visit https://www.mythics.com

Mythics is an elite Oracle Platinum Partner, the first Oracle Exadata Specialized partner worldwide, Oracle GSA Schedule Holder (GS-35F-0153M) and an award winning Oracle Platinum Specialized Consulting Partner. Mythics provides an unmatched Oracle solution set of products and services, including Oracle software, Exadata, Exalogic and Oracle Sun hardware acquisition, implementation, consulting and managed services. Mythics is the trusted IT advisor to thousands of organizations worldwide who conduct business in a range of sectors: Federal Government, State & Local Government, Commercial Business, Healthcare and Higher Education. For more information, visit https://www.mythics.com

Planar, Inc. is a global leader in display and digital signage technology, providing premier solutions for the world’s most demanding environments. Retailers, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, utilities and energy firms, and home theater enthusiasts all depend on Planar to provide superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance. Planar video walls, large format LCD displays, interactive touch screen monitors and many other solutions are used by the world’s leading organizations in applications ranging from digital signage to simulation and from interactive kiosks to large-scale data visualization. 

Planar, Inc. is a global leader in display and digital signage technology, providing premier solutions for the world’s most demanding environments. Retailers, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, utilities and energy firms, and home theater enthusiasts all depend on Planar to provide superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance. Planar video walls, large format LCD displays, interactive touch screen monitors and many other solutions are used by the world’s leading organizations in applications ranging from digital signage to simulation and from interactive kiosks to large-scale data visualization. 

Presidio makes it possible for organizations to harness the limitless power of IT. Presidio architects transparent, enduring technology solutions that meet client's immediate and future needs. Presidio combines experience and stability with regional expertise and service, so clients can rest assured Presidio will be there to help locally as well as cover global business needs.

Presidio makes it possible for organizations to harness the limitless power of IT. Presidio architects transparent, enduring technology solutions that meet client's immediate and future needs. Presidio combines experience and stability with regional expertise and service, so clients can rest assured Presidio will be there to help locally as well as cover global business needs.

ProctorU provides distance proctoring services for institutions that offer examinations online. Secure exams can be taken anywhere using only a computer, webcam and high-speed internet connection.

ProctorU provides distance proctoring services for institutions that offer examinations online. Secure exams can be taken anywhere using only a computer, webcam and high-speed internet connection.

Quantum StorNext and Lattus production, archive & cloud storage solutions power media workflows, enabling teams to collaborate in real-time and keep assets accessible for future use and re-monetization. Evolving for 4K/beyond, new camera formats, delivery options & tighter deadlines, StorNext 5 manages content at every step of media workflows, from ingest to archive. Leading studios, broadcasters & thousands of smaller content creators rely on StorNext to create award-winning productions. 

Quantum StorNext and Lattus production, archive & cloud storage solutions power media workflows, enabling teams to collaborate in real-time and keep assets accessible for future use and re-monetization. Evolving for 4K/beyond, new camera formats, delivery options & tighter deadlines, StorNext 5 manages content at every step of media workflows, from ingest to archive. Leading studios, broadcasters & thousands of smaller content creators rely on StorNext to create award-winning productions. 

tiag is an innovative management and technology services company with a leading reputation in providing superior transformational business results. All of our staff are experts in both business and technology and bring a comprehensive discernment to advising on relevant technologies. Our group prides itself on its ability to provide nimble, entrepreneurial responses to multidimensional problems. We leverage our collective expertise to deliver refined, comprehensive solutions grounded in real world experience. 

tiag is an innovative management and technology services company with a leading reputation in providing superior transformational business results. All of our staff are experts in both business and technology and bring a comprehensive discernment to advising on relevant technologies. Our group prides itself on its ability to provide nimble, entrepreneurial responses to multidimensional problems. We leverage our collective expertise to deliver refined, comprehensive solutions grounded in real world experience. 

WolfVision is a well-known manufacturer of ceiling and desktop Visualizers. New to the WolfVision family is our Cynap system.   Cynap is a unique knowledge sharing solution, which enables users to utilize presentation content material of all types, from an almost unlimited range of both digital and physical sources. Cynap features comprehensive 'bring your own device', recording, streaming, and media player functionality, and it provides an effective solution when used either with or without a connected Visualizer. 

WolfVision is a well-known manufacturer of ceiling and desktop Visualizers. New to the WolfVision family is our Cynap system.   Cynap is a unique knowledge sharing solution, which enables users to utilize presentation content material of all types, from an almost unlimited range of both digital and physical sources. Cynap features comprehensive 'bring your own device', recording, streaming, and media player functionality, and it provides an effective solution when used either with or without a connected Visualizer.