Sponsored by Lotus Development Corporation and Hosted by Connectria

Arctic Blast 2001

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Technology Sponsors
Lotus has taken a leadership role in providing solutions for the education market. We are a proud sponsor of the Arctic Blast 2001 and through the innovative solutions of Lotus QuickPlace and Lotus Sametime, classrooms can experience a unique collaborative learning environment. Lotus markets its products in more than 80 countries worldwide and has extensive Business Partner solutions. The company also provides numerous professional consulting, support and education services through the Lotus Professional Services organization. Lotus Development Corporation, founded in 1982, is a subsidiary of IBM Corporation. Learn how other schools are using Lotus solutions at www.lotus.com/school.

IBM continues their commitment to Education and donated IBM ThinkPads to the expedition team to ensure they had reliable hardware equipment in the harsh elements of the arctic.

The IBM Global Education Industry offers a wide range of products, services and solutions to schools and higher education institutions around the world. IBM's portfolio of e-business solutions for schools includes integrated applications that use the Internet to help schools transform the way students learn, teachers teach and administrators manage. For more information, please visit the IBM Global Education Industry online at the following url: www.ibm.com/solutions/education.

Connectria, a Lotus Premier Partner and the 2001 Lotus Rising Star Beacon Award Winner, is a St. Louis-based ASP specializing in the delivery and administration of online e-learning and knowledge-management solutions. Connectria (www.connectria.com), provided all the facilities, systems and resources to develop and maintain this web learning event and to ensure 24x7 access to thousands of teachers and students across North America. Connectria's state-of-the-art Internet Data Centers and Lotus Certified Development and Support personnel provided all the required technology components to make the Arctic Blast experience a reality. Connectria developed this entire site utilizing Lotus technologies. Lotus Domino, Quickplace and Sametime are the key technical components of this interactive, web-enabled education program.

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