ECNO - Technology for Education

By: Ecno  09-12-2011
Keywords: School Boards

Dollar$ and Sense

How does ECNO help its members to save money?

ECNO either owns or licenses a suite of Administrative Software Applications and negotiates for the technology support required to deploy and operate those systems. The primary applications are Financial Management, Student Administration, and Human Resources/Payroll. ECNO members include Public and Separate, English and French, large and small School Districts. All members run the same versions of each product, irrespective of size.

Standard Technology Standard Applications Centralized Support Services

to reduce the cost of
  • procuring and maintaining hardware, operating system, and database software through co-operative pricing programs
  • technology support through the sharing of knowledge, expertise and resources among co-operative members

to reduce the cost of
  • software acquisition and development
  • software upgrades and enhancements
  • software support, training and implementation
  • product accessories, add-ons, utilities

to reduce the cost of
  • Hardware Support
  • Application Support
  • Database Support
  • Operating System and Network Support
  • the most comprehensive selection of educational administrative software available today.
  • centralized services and application support means that users require minimal local IT support staff.
  • co-operative input means products and services are developed by School Boards, for School Boards
Student Administration Financial Management Human Resources & Payroll
Achievement Reporting
Registration & Demographics
Special Education
Incident Tracking
Continuing Education
Cooperative Education
Corporate & School Reporting
Provincial Reporting & Data Exchange
General Ledger
Financial Reporting
Encumbrance Accounting
Budget Management
Accounts Payable
Accounts Receivable
Automated Tendering
Purchase Order Management
Purchase Requisitions
Human Resources Management
Integrated Payroll
Contract Negotiations
Employee WEB Portal
Technology Support Services   Collective Purchasing
Applications Software Support
Operating System Support
Database Management Support
  ECNO has negotiated a number of �preferred pricing� agreements for members. These agreements include software products and services from SRB Educational Solutions, Keous Solutions Inc, Microsoft and Adobe.
The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: School Boards