Central Access Corporation serves K-12 educational communities in Jackson. It grew from a modest school supply store in 1954 to a software development business focused on streamlining district operations. Its SAM Spectra product helps public schools handle enrollment, student records, special education, state reporting, portals, and calendars. It helps reduce student absences through its AIM 3.0 call notification system. Its Marathon tool provides clients with a Windows-based fund accounting system. The IT firm works closely with the Mississippi Department of Education to adjust programs based on updated state requirements.