The State University of New York (SUNY), with its sixty-four campuses scattered throughout the state, brings educational opportunity within commuting distance of virtually every resident of New York. It is the nation's largest comprehensive system of public higher education. Accomplishing and maintaining the high level of teaching, research, and service that the state of New York has asked its public university to provide a host of technology challenges. SUNY's technology professionals have learned that key to successfully meeting these challenges are collaboration and sharing amongst themselves and with their technology partners. The annual SUNY Technology Conference is the foremost forum at which SUNY's technology communities join together to grow as professionals, to learn about advances in the marketplace, and to discuss approaches for addressing common issues.