Public Sector Procurement Contracts

National and statewide cooperative purchasing vehicles available to state government, local government, and educational entities.

Ruckus Networks products and services are available through multiple statewide and consortium purchasing vehicles, making it easier for government and educational customers to do business with Ruckus.

Listed below are the current public-sector contracts held by Ruckus Networks today. If you have any general contract questions, contact the Ruckus Networks SLED Team at SLEDteam@arris.com.

Procurement Contracts
Institution Sales Contacts

Alabama K-12 Joint Purchasing (ALJP)

Designed to assist schools with seeking the IT products and services they need. ALJP has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement ALJP2016-071, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

ALJP Contract Website

Xavier Wasdin
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (251) 423-8300
Xavier.Wasdin@arris.com

Michael Henson
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (678) 473-5701
Michael.Henson@arris.com

California Multiple Awards Schedule (CMAS)

California Multiple Award Schedules (CMAS) offers a wide variety of commodities, non-IT services and information technology products and services at prices which have been assessed to be fair, reasonable and competitive. CMAS has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement 3-15-70-3218A, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

CMAS Contract Website

Adam Palacio
Partner Account Manager (N. Cal)
Phone: (925) 487-9944
Adam.Palacio@arris.com

Ryan Ottens
Partner Account Manager (S. Cal)
Phone: (818) 319-3920
Ryan.Ottens@arris.com

COSTARS Cooperative Purchasing Program

COSTARS is the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's cooperative purchasing program and serves as a conduit through which registered and eligible local public procurement units (LPPUs) and state-affiliated entities (together "Members") are able to leverage contracts established by DGS to cost effectively and efficiently identify suppliers with whom to do business. COSTARS has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under Master Services Agreement 003-414, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

COSTARS Contract Website

Megan Freyschlag
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (970) 319-7317
Megan.Freyschlag@arris.com

Gregg Lee
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (609) 304-2895
Gregg.Lee@arris.com

Georgia Statewide Contract

The Georgia State Purchasing Division establishes Statewide Contracts (SWCs) for the benefit of both State and Local government entities throughout Georgia. By leveraging the State's purchasing power, SPD establishes competitive statewide contracts for a variety of products, services, and equipment. State of Georgia has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement 99999-SPD-T20120501-005A, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

Georgia Contract Website

Chris Simard
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (404) 354-7330
Chris.Simard@arris.com

Jon Ban
Inside Partner Account Manager
Phone: (678) 473-5734
Jon.Ban@arris.com

Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC)

The Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC) is the premier source for regionalized New England group purchasing in the United States. MHEC has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement MC12-F05, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

MHEC Contract Website

Thomas Burke
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (617) 875-2615
Thomas.Burke@arris.com

Terence Sullivan
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (978) 660-6635
Terence.Sullivan@arris.com

MiCTA National Contract

MiCTA, a national, non-profit group purchasing organization, has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement 134AN-TISA2013-0416, enabling MiCTA members to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

MiCTA Contract Website
Matt Belange
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (317) 750-6499
Matthew.Belange@arris.com

Mississippi Express Products List (EPL)

Mississippi EPLs are multi-vendor awards that meet Mississippi requirements for legal purchases. The use of EPLs is governed under Rule 206.2: 011-030 Procurement Instruments: Express Products Lists (EPLs) as stated in the ITS Procurement Handbook. EPL Interactives are searchable forms of the Express Products Lists. EPL 3760 has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement EPL 3760, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

Mississippi EPL Contract Website

Mark Rittiner
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (228) 547-3355
Mark.Rittiner@arris.com

Michael Henson
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (678) 473-5701
Michael.Henson@arris.com

NASPO ValuePoint

NASPO ValuePoint is a cooperative purchasing program facilitating public procurement solicitations and agreements using a lead-state model. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to providing State Chief Procurement Officers with the support and procurement resources they need. NASPO ValuePoint has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement #AR214, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

NASPO ValuePoint Contract Website

Tania Craythorne
Director, Program Management
Phone: (408) 747-6773
SLEDteam@arris.com

North Carolina Statewide Contract

State of North Carolina has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under IT Infrastructure Solutions – NC Statewide IT Contract 204X, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

North Carolina Contract Website

Michael Elliott
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (727) 647-5687
Michael.Elliott@arris.com

Aubrey Fite
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (720) 628 7883
Aubrey.Fite@arris.com

NY Office of General Services (OGS) IT Umbrella Contract

OGS Procurement Services is the state's centralized procurement office. OGS Procurement Services manage nearly 1,500 contracts for commodities, services, and technology that are in demand by New York government agencies, local governments, school districts and non-profit organizations. NYS OGS has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under Master Service Agreement PM21280, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

NY OGS Contract Website

Pat Mosca
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (212) 497-8548
Pat.Mosca@arris.com

Kevin O’Neill
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (585) 503-5659
Kevin.Oneill2@arris.com

Darin Rotoli
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (516) 908-2849
Darin.Rotoli@arris.com

Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC)

OETC is a nonprofit that empowers educational institutions by making educational technology purchasing simple, reliable, and affordable to meet the needs of education. OETC has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement OETC-16R-Networking, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

OETC Contract Website

Bill Ruddick
Partner Account Manager (OR, WA, ID)
Phone: (206) 280-4249
Bill.Ruddick@arris.com

Stephanie Hunter
Partner Account Manager (CO, UT, MT, WY)
Phone: (312) 718-7649
Stephanie.Hunter@arris.com

PEPPM National Contract

PEPPM is a national technology bidding and purchasing cooperative administered by Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit (CSIU), a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and Kern County Superintendent of Schools (KCSOS). PEPPM has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a nationwide Master Service Agreement, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

PEPPM Contract Website

Megan Freyschlag
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (970) 319-7317
Megan.Freyschlag@arris.com

Gregg Lee
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (609) 304-2895
Gregg.Lee@arris.com

Texas Department of Informational Resources (DIR)

Texas DIR assists state agencies and local governments (Customers) with cost-effective acquisition of their information resources by negotiating, managing, and administering contracts with information technology providers. Texas DIR has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement DIR-TSO-2694, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

Texas DIR Contract Website

Harry Segoviano
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (214) 316-1847
Harry.Segoviano@arris.com

Jeff Horne
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (210) 844-4929
Jeff.Horne@arris.com

Pete Linehan
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (214) 418-5777
Pete.Linehan@arris.com

The Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS)

The Interlocal Purchasing System, better known as, TIPS Purchasing Cooperative, began in 2002 as a small regional cooperative of the Region 8 Education Service Center. TIPS has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under Master Service Agreement #180306 (Technology Solutions Products and Services), enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

TIPS Contract Website

Harry Segoviano
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (214) 316-1847
Harry.Segoviano@arris.com

Jeff Horne
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (210) 844-4929
Jeff.Horne@arris.com

Pete Linehan
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (214) 418-5777
Pete.Linehan@arris.com

US Educational Technology Purchasing Alliance (USETPA)

The US Educational Technology Purchasing Alliance (USETPA) is a consortium of Subscribers (schools/school systems/libraries/Head Start Agencies) formed for the purpose of obtaining the best available pricing for goods/services to be purchased by the Subscribers for both E-Rate and Convenience Contract purposes. USETPA has awarded Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, as an approved vendor under a Master Service Agreement #816003003, enabling SLED end-users to purchase Ruckus Networks networking and wireless equipment.

USETPA Contract Website

Michael Elliott
Enterprise Account Manager
Phone: (727) 647-5687
Michael.Elliott@arris.com

Aubrey Fite
Partner Account Manager
Phone: (720) 628 7883
Aubrey.Fite@arris.com