An excerpt from the article re education:

“…Over the last four weeks, Microsoft has trained its U.S. education sales staff to help customers identify eligible stimulus funds and apply for them, said Anthony Salcito, general manager of U.S. education business at the Redmond, Wash., software maker. Oracle, of Redwood Shores, Calif., this month will hold an event for customers offering advice on how to tap stimulus funds, according to its Web site. …”