MHEC renews contract for virtualization software

MHEC has renewed the ARROW Electronics contract for the full-line of VMware’s virtualization software, services, and training through November 30, 2017. ARROW Electronics was awarded a competitively bid contract in December of 2013. The one-year renewal, with the option for three additional one-year renewals, extends the agreed upon discounts to all eligible MHEC member states. Eligible entities in the MHEC region include colleges, universities, K‐12 districts and schools, cities, states and local government. The contract is also available to these same entities of MHEC's sister compacts, the Southern Regional Education Board and the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. For more information about this contract or others, contact Nathan Sorensen, strategic IT procurement officer, at 612-677-2767.