E&I Cloud and Managed Solutions Contract


E&I Cooperative Services is the largest and most experienced member-owned, non-profit purchasing cooperative serving the needs of education.

E&I Cooperative Services assists their members in creating supply-chain efficiencies, lowering costs and reducing risks by collaborating with our members, suppliers and strategic partners. Delivering exceptional value to higher education, K-12, Healthcare, and related communities by making it easy for them to access high-quality contracts, strategic sourcing expertise, insights and unrivaled customer service.

E&I has partnered with Carahsoft to provide members a direct distribution partner for Cloud and Managed Service Solutions.

In addition to Amazon Web Services, Red Hat, Acquia, DocuSign, SolarWinds, Tableau and Qualtrics, Carahsoft’s offer includes their entire portfolio of technology offerings at a guaranteed discount off of MSRP. This agreement gives members the ability to quickly and seamlessly integrate cutting edge technologies and increase the speed at which institutions may capably purchase in order to safely secure their environments without having to sacrifice useful legacy systems.


  • Acquia
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Apigee
  • Box
  • Centrify
  • Chronicle
  • DocuSign
  • Druva
  • Google Cloud
  • Informatica
  • LinkedIn Learning / LinkedIn Talent
  • Looker Data Sciences
  • Microsoft Azure (only)
  • Okta
  • Qualtrics
  • RedHat Linux and SaaS, PaaS, IaaS
  • RSA Archer Suite
  • Salesforce
  • ServiceNow
  • Slack
  • SolarWinds
  • Splunk
  • Tableau
  • Trend Micro
  • Trustwave
  • UiPath
  • VEEAM Backup
  • VMWare
  • zScaler

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E&I Particpants

Recent Events


Carahsoft Awarded Competitively Solicited Contract with E&I Cooperative Services for Cloud Solutions and Services

May 11, 2021
Carahsoft today announced that it has been chosen by E&I Cooperative Services (E&I) to serve as a cloud solutions and services distributor for E&I’s more than 5,000 member institutions across the U.S. The master agreement between Carahsoft and E&I supports higher education institutions, K-12 schools and academic healthcare organizations.