IMpact technology systems is now an authorized xerox tips partner
DENVER, COLORADO - January 1, 2020 - Impact Technology Systems has announced a new partnership with The Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS) and Xerox. With this partnership, Impact Technology Systems gains access to the TIPS national purchasing cooperative and can now provide TIPS members with Xerox technology solutions in all 50 states.
How does my organization benefit from using a purchasing cooperative like TIPS?
For governmental agencies such as public education organizations, higher education entities, and city or county governments, membership in a purchasing cooperative offers the following benefits:
- Access to competitively procured contracts with quality vendors
- Savings of time and financial resources necessary to fulfill bid requirements
- Assistance with purchasing process by qualified TIPS staff
- Access to pricing based on a “national” high-profile contract
Who can be a member of TIPS?
The Interlocal Purchasing System currently serves entities such as state and local governments and non-profit organizations, including but not limited to:
- K-12 School Districts
- Charter Schools
- Colleges and Universities (State and Private)
- Cities / Municipalities
- Counties / Parishes
- State Agencies
- Emergency Services Districts
- Non-profit organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Service
- Other entities with legislated purchasing/ bidding requirements
How much does it cost to be a member of TIPS?
Membership in The Interlocal Purchasing System is free.
How does my organization become a member of TIPS?
The TIPS website offers step-by-step instructions on how to become a member. The process is fast, and it’s free. It is, however, specific to your home state. Please click on this link to access the membership instructions and documents: www.tips-usa.com/membership.
The Interlocal Purchasing System, better known as, TIPS Purchasing Cooperative, began in 2002 as a small regional cooperative of the Region 8 Education Service Center (ESC). While the cooperative has far exceeded the initial vision, Region 8 ESC has maintained its role as the Lead Agency for what is now a national operation. For more information, visit www.tips-usa.com.
About Xerox and TIPS
For more than a half a century, Xerox has been a leader in document technology and services. Xerox continues to build on this heritage of innovation. Through the acquisition of Affiliated Computer Services, Xerox is now the world’s leading enterprise for business process and document management, offering global services from claims reimbursement and automated toll transaction to customer care centers and HR benefits management. The new Xerox is dedicated to innovation, service and giving our customers the freedom to focus on what matters most: your real business. 140,000+ employees. 12,000+ active patents. Founded in 1906. $600 million invested in RD & E in 2018. The TIPS contract allows for the flow through of various services and or items that members may require from Xerox authorized partners relating to the installation, management, or ongoing support of Xerox Equipment. These items may include, but are not limited to custom installation services, pre-configuration services, customized monthly services, as well as related and required non-Xerox ancillary hardware or software needed to achieve the desired operational benefit of the Xerox Equipment. Any additional flow through services or items will be directly related to the operation of the Xerox solutions. For more information visit www.xerox.com.
About Impact and TIPS
Impact Technology Systems is an innovative technology services provider offering clients a comprehensive suite of technology solutions to include managed print services, enterprise content management (ECM), unified communications, voice, data, network, security and compliance. Impact is an Authorized Xerox Solution Provider supporting clients with 20+ years experience and managing over $100 million in technology for state and local governments and non-profits to include cities, counties, schools, churches and charitable organizations. We are authorized to provide TIPS members across the United States with innovative Xerox technology solutions. For more information visit www.impacttechsystems.com.