NWN E-Rate Solutions

NWN has helped K-12 districts and local libraries navigate E-Rate and make best use of the program to bring technology to the students, staff and library patrons.

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Category 1 Solutions offered by NWN

  • Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)
  • DS-1 (T-1), DS-3 (T-3), and Fractional T-1 or T-3
  • Ethernet
  • Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN)
  • Interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)*
  • Local, Long Distance, and 800 (toll-free) service*

*For FY 2018, the effective discount rate will be 80 percentage points less than other Category One services.

Category 2 Solutions offered by NWN

  • Access points used in a local area network (LAN) or wireless local area network (WLAN) environment (such as wireless access points)
  • Caching
  • Firewall Services and components separate from basic firewall protection provided as a standard component of a vendor’s Internet access service
  • Switches
  • Routers
  • Racks
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)/Battery Backup
  • Wireless Controller Systems
  • Software supporting the components on this list used to distribute high-speed broadband throughout school buildings and libraries
  • Managed WiFi
  • Network Management 24×7 (LAN/WAN) including installation, activation and initial configuration of eligible components, and on-site training on the use of eligible equipment
  • OnSite Technical Support

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If you are a current customer of NWN Corporation, please reach out to your account manager. 

Contact Information
Shannon Ludwig