California Educational Data Processing Association
The DataBus - Vol. 37, No. 4
June-July, 1997

Cisco Systems Announces Networkers ’97 Conference and Catalyst Switch Discounts

Los Angeles: Event provides opportunity to enhance skills, learn about technologies.

Sue Mangiapane, Cisco Systems

The time has come for the most important networking conference of the year - Networkers ’97, Cisco Systems’ 8th Annual User Conference.

Designed specifically for Cisco customers, Networkers ’97 helps you become more knowledgeable and proficient in your field - whether you’re an enterprise network manager, a networking professional, or a service provider. In short, it’s the one networking conference you can’t afford to miss.

Networkers ’97 will be held in Los Angeles on June 18-20 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Networkers ’97 is the best opportunity you’ll have all year to:

If you’d like more information about conference courses and/or registration, call the Networkers ’97 hotline toll-free at 800 250-4800, ext. 74215. Don’t miss out on the most complete networking solutions conference of the year and your chance to get the technical training and information resources you need.

Networkers ’97 Conference is pleased to offer a special discounted rate for our Public Sector customers representing government and educational institutions, state, local, and federal.

The special rate of $600 is available beginning Tuesday, April 22. It is important that those who register for this special discount use the registration form on our fax-back service. (This way we will be able to insure that the special discount price is applied to the appropriate individuals). The Networkers web site and Hotline will announce the new discount, as well as instructions on how to register using the fax-back form. This will be posted on Monday evening.

Government and education customers should call the Networkers ’97 fax-back service at (800) 978-9651, or (415) 596-4447. Voice prompts will give instructions on how to request the special discounted registration form.

New Discount Programs

In preparation for the peak summer education purchasing season, Cisco is happy to announce a very special promotion designed to offer affordable ethernet switching to qualified US education customers for as low as $78 per port for the Catalyst 1900 Series, the fastest selling line of Cisco switches! This is a savings of an additional 25% off the standard 30% education discount from the US list price of $3995:

Model # US List Education
(30% off)
Promo Edu
(25% off
Education Price
$3995 $2797 $2097($78/port)
WS-C1900C $4495 $3146 $2360($87/port)
Available dates: April 21-July 31, 1997

Sue Mangiapane is Account Manager for Cisco Systems, Inc. She can be reached by telephone at (714) 789-5006, by FAX at (714) 789-5005, or by e-mail at .

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