ENS - Award Announcement



(11-26-07)  MiCTA is pleased to announce the award of the Emergency Notification System RFP #2007-03 released to vendors in July, 2007. After completing the initial evaluations, vendor demonstrations / presentations, and BAFO process, the Evaluation Committee submitted a recommendation for two Endorsed awards and one Approved award. The MiCTA Board recently approved all three recommendations allowing contract negotiations to begin. Vendors have been notified of their recommended award status, and contract negotiations are being scheduled for early December with a goal of contracts being complete by early January, 2008. To protect the integrity of contract negotiations, vendor names and awards will not be released until each negotiation is completed and contract signed. As these tasks are completed, an announcement will be posted to the MiCTA website and an e-mail sent to the membership. If you have questions regarding the ENS RFP process and awards, please contact the MiCTA office, Tim vonHoff, at 888-964-2227.

MiCTA Announces Results of National Emergency Notification Systems RFP 


Blackboard Connect Awarded Approved Vendor Status

3-10-08 (Saginaw, Michigan)  MiCTA, the national pricing and product aggregator for higher education, K-12 schools, libraries, healthcare, government, and other public sector non-profits organizations, has announced the results of its recent “toe-to-toe”  request-for-proposal (RFP) for Emergency Notification Systems (“ENS”).  The RFP has yielded a field of three companies who have been awarded either “endorsed” or “approved” status by MiCTA.  Substantial price reductions in the costs of ENS systems to non-profit and educational members of MiCTA have been negotiated for the Connect services provided by Blackboard Connect Inc. (formerly known as The NTI Group, Inc.), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB)

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Everbridge (formerly 3n Global) Awarded Endorsed Vendor Status

MiCTA (www.mictatech.org) is pleased to announce our choice of Everbridge (formerly 3n Global) as an Endorsed vendor of emergency notification solutions (ENS) for MiCTA members.  After a rigorous and competitive RFP process, an evaluation committee unanimously recommended the 3n product for Endorsed status.

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