Archive for Education

One local school is already experiencing the benefits of the project

Sho-Me MO is Making a Difference

Education, Headlines, Sho-Me MO on April 23rd, 2012 Comments Off on Sho-Me MO is Making a Difference

Through the NTIA grant received by Sho-Me Technologies and in cooperation with Webster Electric of Marshfield, MO, the Sho-Me MO project was able to make Niangua Schools a Community Anchor Institution with grant funding providing for the fiber optic cable build to the school.

Providers of Superior Service

Network Health Reports

Cellular and Carriers, Education, Headlines, Network Updates on March 8th, 2012 Comments Off on Network Health Reports

It’s grade card time! All current Sho-Me Technologies customers will soon receive an annual review of their network performance. We value the trust our customers put in us, and health reports are a way to show the superior service we offer to each of them.

Rural Schools Partnership Grant Opportunity

Education on February 15th, 2012 Comments Off on Rural Schools Partnership Grant Opportunity

By Becky Allen The Community Foundation of the Ozarks has put a call out encouraging local rural education partners to consider applying for a grant to fund place-based educational programs. The Louis L. and Julia Dorothy Coover Charitable Foundation Place-Based Education Grantmaking Program of Commerce Trust will provide $102,500 in support this year, with the […]

Keeping Missouri Schools Connected

Attention School Leaders!

Education, Headlines on January 30th, 2012 Comments Off on Attention School Leaders!

It’s that time of year again. Time to verify that your Form 470 has been filed with the Universal Services Administration Company (USAC). The last day to file your Form 470 is February 21, 2012. The Form 470 is the step that opens up the bidding process and allows vendors, such as Sho-Me to bid on your district’s technology opportunities.

USAC Announces Form 471 Application Filing Window Dates

Education on November 23rd, 2011 Comments Off on USAC Announces Form 471 Application Filing Window Dates

USAC e-rate Form 471 application filing window for Funding Year 2012 will open at noon on Monday, January 9, 2012 and will close at 11:59 pm EDT on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. The filing window will be open for 72 days. Please contact Cindy Evans (cevans@shometech.com)  if you have questions or concerns prior to filing. Upon […]

Focused on Providing Superior Customer Service

Taking Care of You!

Cellular and Carriers, Education, Headlines, Network Updates on June 15th, 2011 Comments Off on Taking Care of You!

Sho-Me Technologies has always tried to differentiate ourselves from other providers. When we first entered into the telecommunications business, we knew we would have to be different. We knew we would have to offer a superior product, greater knowledge, and better customer service. The personal service we provide continues to be a leading reason our customers rely on us for their communication needs.

Providing the Very Best in Communication Solutions

Benefits of Fiber Optics

Cellular and Carriers, Education, Headlines on June 2nd, 2011 Comments Off on Benefits of Fiber Optics

Hopefully you are already aware that Sho-Me operates over 2,000 miles of fiber optic communications network. And you probably already know that fiber is better than copper, but do you know why it’s better? There are many aspects that make an optical network superior to copper. Sho-Me is very proud of our fiber optic network and what it brings for rural Missouri.

Providing Dependable Solutions.

Disaster Recovery

Cellular and Carriers, Education, Headlines, Sho-Me MO on March 28th, 2011 Comments Off on Disaster Recovery

As IT systems become more and more critical, it is crucial for companies to understand disaster recovery (DR) and their available options. It is important to ask several questions to determine your need. Are your records backed up at an off-site location? How resilient is your data connection? When is the last time it was updated or tested? A critical situation is not the time to find out something didn’t perform as planned.

Providers of Superior Service

Network Health Reports

Cellular and Carriers, Education, Headlines, Network Updates on February 28th, 2011 Comments Off on Network Health Reports

It’s grade card time! All current Sho-Me Technologies customers will soon receive an annual review of their network performance. We value the trust our customers put in us, and health reports are a way to show the superior service we offer to each of them.

Keeping Missouri Schools Connected

Attention School Leaders!

Education on February 15th, 2011 Comments Off on Attention School Leaders!

It’s that time of year again. Time to verify that your Form 470 has been filed with the Universal Services Administration Company (USAC). The Form 470, due by February 24, 2011, is the first submission a school makes to the USAC organization for request of funding. The Form 470 is the step that opens up the bidding process and allows vendors, such as Sho-Me to bid on your district’s technology opportunities.