Gaggle Awarded a NCPA Contract
BLOOMINGTON, Ill., May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — NCPA (National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance) members can now purchase Gaggle’s suite of solutions. For the first time, organizations will be able to purchase cloud based email and archiving solutions through the cooperative. Gaggle specializes in providing services to school districts, higher educational institutions, and state and local government agencies.
NCPA is a leading national government purchasing cooperative working to reduce the cost of goods and services by leveraging the purchasing power of public agencies in all 50 states. NCPA utilizes state of the art procurement resources and solutions that result in cooperative purchasing contracts that ensure all public agencies are receiving products and services of the highest quality at the lowest prices. There are over 90,000 agencies nationwide from both the public and nonprofit sectors that are eligible to utilize NCPA’s cooperative purchasing contracts. To learn more about becoming a member visit www.ncpa.us.
Chief Operations Officer Brett Woudenberg of Gaggle said, “Being an approved NCPA vendor is an immense opportunity. We look forward to offering safe online communications and email archiving solutions to customers nationwide.”
“The NCPA purchasing agreement is an excellent mechanism for organizations to provide high quality services at negotiated rates,” said Tom Petit, Vice President of Gaggle. “In addition to organizations saving procurement time, it allows customers to realize real cost savings.”
Gaggle is a leading provider of safe communication and collaboration tools as well as email archiving for customers throughout the United States. Gaggle signed its first customer in 1999 and today hosts over 3 million users in the US and 23 countries. The company is an expert in secure email communications and has developed proprietary technology and monitoring systems. In response to the 2006 eDiscovery requirements Gaggle expanded its proven searchable email product to incorporate retention rules and litigation holds. With this addition Gaggle is able to provide hosted archiving for enterprise email systems including Exchange, GroupWise, and FirstClass. In addition, Gaggle supports archiving for cloud based solutions such as Google Apps, Office 365, Live@edu, and Open Exchange. For more information on Gaggle’s Solutions, call 1?800?288?7750 or visit www.gaggle.net or www.gagglemail.com.
Contact: Susan Heykamp, Director of Marketing, 800.288.7750, email@example.com