EdTech-as-a-Service:
deploy technology faster!

What if buying technology is suddenly made more predictable?
What if you didn’t need to worry about cash flow or depreciating assets?
What if you could pay a flat fee per student instead of going out of pocket?

CDI’s EdTech-as-a-Service does all of the above and more.

Why consider CDI's EdTech-as-a-Service

Proven alternative

Use your school's operating budget instead of a large capital outlay.
Take advantage of the program’s financial and technological flexibility without a compromise.

Flexible and Scalable

You only pay for what you use! CDI's flexible terms allow you to add as many devices as needed or scale down 10% annually should your enrollment change.

Latest Technology

Gain access to the latest in the market without worrying about budget or aging technology. More freedom means reaching 1:1 faster. Simple and hassle-free!

Save time

Gain precious time that would otherwise be spent on fundraising, budget approvals, RFPs or many of the time-consuming steps you face when buying IT.

Tailored Solutions

Take advantage of a tailored solution based on your students, your school, your needs and your pre-determined refresh cycles. Because every school is different!

Full Life cycle Support

Receive full lifecycle support. We help school districts retire aged assets while protecting student data and diverting IT waste from landfills. We're all hands on tech.

How it works

Leave it to the caring hands of our experienced team. You will enjoy the full focus of a dedicated account manager backed by trusted financial partners and stellar customer service.

Review your needs

We’ll work as partners to identify your school’s needs and goals, and set a deployment target date.

Customize program

Our team will create a custom program for your school along with a cost proposal based on a 3-year subscription.

Approve and finalize

Once you review options and provide approval, our finance team will run a credit check and we’ll take it off from there.

Example of a school's EdTech-as-a-Service program

60 Student non-touch Devices

Comes with white glove service, 3-year Accidental Damage warranty and protective cases.

2 Smart CDI SC33 Charging Carts

Essential for mobility and security in the classroom, the SC33 cart holds up to 33 devices.

$130 US per student annually

The above fee is an estimate for non-touch devices. Please contact us for a custom quote.

What technology can I add?

A wide selection of students and teacher devices both new and refurbished.

A variety of storage and charging solutions

Device accessories including protective cases, mice and headphones.

Front of the classroom solutions like interactive flat panel displays or projectors.

Access to productivity/education software and management tools.

A selection of STEM/STEAM and Makerspace solutions.

What services can I add?

Planning

Determine the right technology for their unique needs.

Deployment

Windows customer imaging, Chromebook white glove service.

Management

Device management, InTune or Chrome Management.

Support

Professional Development.

Break-fix Services

Warranty coverage that is simple and effective.

How CDI helps extraordinary educators

“The only access to technology many of our students will get is at school. It is critical that we provide equipment and computing power that keeps them engaged without getting frustrated.”

– Michael Thompson, Technology Director

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