We maintain, secure and update your technology.


Technology is a critical artery of a district's operations. Maintaining it, securing it and keeping it up-to-date are constant challenges. Let META take care of your technology for you, as we offer a vast array of solutions to support your district. 

  • Device implementation
  • Application development
  • Wireless AP management
  • Web filtering
  • ...and much more!

Our focus is to provide the latest technical support to school districts throughout our consortium.

E-rate Service Provider


META Solutions is a certified service provider under the guidelines of USAC's E-rate Program. We offer Category 1 and Category 2 services to qualified schools, libraries and municipalities. In accordance with recent changes to E-rate legislation, META provides increased management of services, including guaranteed bandwidth. 

Category 1 and Category 2 services are broad in nature and include data transmission services and internet access, voice services, internal connections, internal broadband services and basic maintenance of internal connections. 

Affiliations


Logicalis

Through strategic use of technology, META Solutions and Logicalis will help you deliver a better learning environment for your students. We offer technology evaluations, strategic advice, design and implementation as well as the professional services that tie it all together. 

For more than two decades, META Solutions and Logicalis have been a leader in public sector technology solutions. Our experienced government and education specialists know the issues you’re facing, understand how your procurement process works, and can help guide you to the IT solution that best fits your needs and budget.

Check out our brochure for more information.

Security:

  • Video Surveillance
  • Network Security (firewall)
  • Internal Cyber Threat Awareness
  • Access Control

Wireless and Mobility:

  • Infrastructure
  • Cloud Based Controller
  • Wireless Design Services
  • Wireless Network Deployment
  • Wireless Bridging and Green Space Connectivity

Datacenter and Network:

  • Switching and Routing
  • Power Management and Backup
  • Hosted Servers
  • Hosted Storage
  • Hosted Disaster Recovery
  • Cabling Services

Hosted Unified Communication Architecture:

  • Dial Tone
  • Unified Voice Mail
  • Instant Messaging (Mobility)
  • Video Conferencing
  • Bell Scheduling
  • Paging
  • IP Clocks
  • Circuit Consolidation

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META provides support and instructor training to create a resilient Cisco Academy Community!

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Academy Support:
The role of our Academy Support Center (ASC) is to promote the sustainability and success of its aligned Cisco Member Academies. Our goal is to create a resilient Cisco Academy Community that shares information and ideas, enhances our members’ skill sets, and improves the education of Cisco Academy students. The ASC Alliance is a team of highly qualified individuals who are knowledgeable within all areas of academy operations. Cisco provides educational opportunities and ongoing communication to ensure that advisors provide top-level support.


Instructor Training:

META Solutions’ Instructor Training Center (ITC) offers initial training, and follows up with 12 months of technical support. Our center provides ongoing Instructor Professional Development (IPD). Each academy may choose any ITC to meet their training needs.

Looking for an organized, cost-effective document storage and retrieval system? Learn more about OnBase and SCView now!

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META offers organized, cost-effective document storage and retrieval systems. Learn more about OnBase and SCView below!

OnBase
OnBase is a fully integrated Enterprise Content Management (ECM) system that allows users to store, retrieve, route, manage, share and archive vital information from the volumes of paper documents stored in rooms and filing cabinets, all in a cost effective manner. This information is extremely critical to school district operations, audits and overall customer service.

SCView

META Solutions has partnered with Strategic Solutions to provide SCView. SCView is a records management software that allows significant operational efficiencies within a district and is designed for the Ohio K12 marketplace. Whether you are looking to automate your requisitions, manage your leave and time forms, incorporate electronic forms/workflows or simply digitize your paper records - SCView offers the tools to make it happen. By signing up through META Solutions, you will receive ongoing, first level technical support from our trained and knowledgeable META Solutions staff. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Jeff O’Brien at jobrien@metasolutions.net.

META is a service provider offering Category 1 and 2 services under the USAC E-rate Program’s guidelines.

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META is a service provider under the guidelines of USAC’s E-rate Program. We offer Category 1 and Category 2 services as outlined in the program. These are broad in nature and include data transmission services and internet access, voice services, internal connections, internal broadband services and basic maintenance of internal connections. META offers competitive rates based on USAC guidelines.

META offers on-site technician services to meet your district’s needs!

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Our tier 1 service is designed to help with basic “break/fix” services for desktops, laptops and printers, and our tier 2 service meets the needs of networking and server requirements. Each tier can be customized to meet your needs. Districts can choose a schedule of 1-5 days per week, a blend of each tier and/or have multiple technicians on-site.

Let META manage all of your server needs… from hosting to backup, recovery and more!

META offers cloud server hosting that allows districts to store all materials in the cloud. This provides easy access to users no matter their location.

META builds, manages and licenses the appropriate Windows and Linux server, and provides off-site backup and recovery for all non-critical business data. META also provides co-location services that offer physical rack space in our datacenter.

META’s hosted VoIP unified communications platform offers enterprise grade communications for your school or business.

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META’s hosted VoIP unified communication system is an enterprise grade Cisco™ VoIP system that brings the latest in IP telephony technologies and ease of management to your school or business. 

With a hosted Cisco™ unified communication system, you are free from the worries that plague a typical phone system. Using VoIP services, you can eliminate the majority of your current PRI/POTS line expenses. All of the servers required for your system will be housed at META’s data center, where they are maintained by trained professionals and monitored around the clock.

The Cisco™ VoIP product line includes basic handsets all the way through attendant consoles and Bluetooth enabled wireless video phones. Every phone also comes with Jabber™, an application that runs on all PCs and mobile devices. Jabber™ allows you to answer and/or place calls anywhere in the world. Features also include IM, Visual VoiceMail, Video and Webex.

In addition, META offers a hosted IP Clock/PA system that ties in with the VoIP system to bring you a fully unified communications platform. We can integrate with most SIP based devices, so the possibilities are endless. 

Schedule an on-site consultation or call 800-634-8828 for more information.

Our systematic approach for installation and support ensures that districts receive the most effective wireless network possible!​​

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Let META manage your wireless traffic so you don’t have to! META provides a fully supported Wireless AP Management solution that uses enterprise grade access points and features cloud control.

Our systematic approach for installation and support ensures that you receive the most effective wireless network possible! META first provides a free walk-through of your facilities to better understand the buildings' structure layout and the current network capabilities. We then provide an in-depth, hands-on training session on the cloud controller so you’ll be fully equipped to manage it after installation. Once your wireless access points are installed, the configuration from the cloud controller can be downloaded and you’ll be ready to go in just minutes!