Franklin McKinley School District Leverages E-Rate and PWT-IT Solutions Expertise, to Implement Enhanced 3Com VoIP System and Da

SAN JOSE , Calif., Sept 25 /PRNewswire/ -- PWT-IT Solutions Inc. a leading IT resource solution provider and 3Com(R) Gold service partner, announced today the completion of a new VoIP system upgrade and data network implementation for the Franklin...

Account Manager, Allison Darin, and David Ricci , (PWT-IT Technical Project Manager) and their 3Com counterpart, Michael Nesbitt provided technical design insight and support ensuring that the overhaul fit the logistical time parameters for FMSD as well as the work schedule for each of its schools.

"FMSD has been able to use every dollar effectively on this project," said Michael Nesbitt . "Working closely with 3Com PTW-IT was able to purchase the best switches, desksets and networking products to meet current and coming needs for Franklin McKinley with no compromise in quality."

"In addition to the equipment upgrade our engineering teams was able to help FMSD actually repurpose switches with-in their system racks, moving older non-power switches to less priority assignment," said Allison Darin. "We understand the daunting challenges school IT departments face from an equipment need and budget standpoint and are committed to helping them implement the best possible technology and solutions as well as support available." PWT-IT Solutions is committed to providing its clients in the educational sector with the most cost efficient technology and support options available. It features exceptional implementation and support expertise enabling it to fulfill those objectives.

About Franklin McKinley School District:

Established in 1913, the McKinley School District has grown in stride with the city of San Jose , Ca. Serving a core of economically challenged families, Franklin McKinley supports an ever expanding community, providing more than 9,750 K-8 grade students with the best teachers, administrative staff and technology tools available. Led by Superintendent Dr. John Porter the district is committed to advancing student achievement throughout all of the district's schools. FMSD schools include: Captain Jason M. Dahl School, Fair School, Franklin School , Hellyer School, Kennedy School, Los Arboles School, McKinley School, Jeanne Meadows School, Santee School, Seven Trees School, Shirakawa School, Stonegate School, Sylvandale School and Windmill Springs School. For more information please visit

About 3Com Corporation:

3Com Corporation is a leading provider of secure, converged voice and data networking solutions for enterprises of all sizes. 3Com offers a broad line of innovative products backed by world-class sales, service and support, which excel at delivering business value for its customers. Through its TippingPoint division, 3Com is a leading provider of network-based intrusion prevention systems that deliver in-depth application protection, infrastructure protection, and performance protection. 3Com also owns H3C Technologies Co., Limited (H3C), a China-based provider of network infrastructure products. H3C brings innovative and cost-effective product development and manufacturing and a strong footprint in one of the world's most dynamic markets. For further information, please visit, or the press site

About PWT-IT Solutions, Inc.

PWT-IT Solutions, Inc. is a leading 3Com and Microsoft Gold Level Partner delivering the highest quality of IT systems integration. PWT-IT excels in the design and implementation of VoIP, Wireless, Security, Video Surveillance, Network Management, and Systems solutions for the public government/education and private sector businesses. For additional information, please visit

Implementation photos and technical documentation is available for media review. Contact Tom Harvey for details.

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