AEPA is a national cooperative of education purchasing professionals representing lead agencies in their respective states.
Currently, AEPA consists of 26 member states who craft contracts and bids competitively that are tailored to meet each state’s specific legal requirements. Awarded contracts are available statewide and facilitated by one cooperative member agency acting as the contract administrator. They will help you with any questions regarding the contract and provide any support documentation you need in order to purchase off the contract.
Please note that contracts are also available in non-member states through piggyback contract options. Download a complete member contact listing.
Creative Information Technology Inc. (CITI) is proud to be selected as a LiveScan Finger and Palm Capture solution provider for members of the AEPA community. CITI is excited to join the AEPA in its pursuit of providing state-of-the-art technology to ensure a safe and secure environment at schools around the nation. CITI brings to the table over 18 years of experience in the biometrics and identity management market as well as a talented staff that works hands-on with clients to ensure their consistent satisfaction with our products and services.
LiveScan hardware and software
For this contract, CITI has become an exclusive reseller of Crossmatch’s LiveScan products. manageID and Crossmatch are committed to providing end to end biometrics-based identity solutions optimal to ensure safety and security of any system or facility.
Crossmatch’s Live Scan devices are:
• Based on industry leading Identity Management technologies
• Flexible and scalable to meet any size operation
• Easily integrated with existing systems
• Simple to use
These LiveScan devices are currently being used all across the United States at the Federal level, by State and Local agencies, commercial clients, and governments around the world (including the US Embassies and Consulates worldwide).
Uses of LiveScan in Schools
• Performing background checks on employees, contractors and volunteers
• Secure and Simple Visitor Access Management
• Easier and safer Sign In/Out procedures
• Monitoring daily attendance
• Efficient and discrete lunch lines”
Bid 2015 – Bid recommended for approval in December 2014. Contract and extensions possible through March 2019