Chicago, IL: OculusIT, a leading IT managed and cloud services provider, proudly announces its engagement with Averett University for migration and cloud storage services.

Averett University of Danville, Virginia is a fully accredited, not-for-profit, co-educational college that currently enrolls more than 1,500 traditional and adult students from 26 states and 24 countries. The University has decided to transition from their on-premises Exchange® to Office 365® along obtaining 15 TB of cloud storage for backup and file retention.

OculusIT has scoped the email migration in five phases:

  • Readiness Audit
  • Exchange® 2010 & Office 365® Rich Co-Existence Implementation
  • User Acceptance Test
  • Production Migration Process
  • Documentation and Project Sign-Off

In addition, OculusIT will also provision 15 TB cloud storage along with network configuration and mount point (as network mapped storage) to the University. This storage will be used by Averett University for backup and retention needs and is expandable to meet their future requirements.

About Averett University: Since 1859, Averett University has grown and developed into a dynamic institution that serves students of all ages, offering more than 30 undergraduate majors, minors and special programs, along with three graduate programs with a number of concentrations. Dedicated to preparing students to serve and lead as catalysts for positive change, the University’s historic main campus is embedded in the heart of Southern Virginia with regional campuses throughout Virginia and online. Averett enrolls a diverse student body, and boasts an alumni network that spans the globe, please visit

About OculusIT: OculusIT is a leading IT Managed and Cloud Services company with technology solutions that transform higher education institutions and public-sector organizations in the U.S. and Canada. Since 2003, we’ve helped more than 500 organizations achieve success. Our services include IT Management Consulting, Staff Augmentation, ERP/LMS/CRM Professional Services, Cloud Hosting and Backup, Infrastructure Management, Identity and Access Management, Microsoft® and AWS® Services, and Compliance Audits.
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