Company Overview


In 2003, a consortium consisting of leading universities including Kansas State University, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Washington State University joined forces to create OculusIT, a higher education managed IT and cloud services partner.

OculusIT is a global, managed IT and cloud services company that serves more than 500 colleges and universities. Headquartered in Chicago, OculusIT has a delivery network and operations across North America and Asia Pacific.

Customer Engagement Philosophy


Customer Centricity

To listen and be conscious of our customers’ technology requirements and help them deploy IT solutions that are agile and future ready.

Affordability

Our delivery and engagement methodology are aimed at reducing your IT spend by employing intuitive technology and best-in-class delivery capabilities.

Service Excellence

Technology is our passion. It’s our endeavor to achieve customer satisfaction through our relentless pursuit of engineering excellence.

Vision


We’re the trusted partner helping colleges and universities optimize their technology investments with affordable, cutting-edge IT solutions and services.

Mission


To empower higher education to affordably meet students’ exponentially increasing technology demands.

Values

  • Trust
  • Integrity
  • Clients First
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Competency
  • Transparency
  • Communication

Our
Proof
Points

Global Footprint
US, India, UK,
Europe, Australia

15+
years of serving higher education industry.

WOBE
Women-Owned Business Enterprise

600+

Successful
Relationships

600+

Technology
Professionals

2000+

Projects
Delivered

Technology Partners


Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a secure cloud services platform, offering compute power, database storage, content delivery and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow. The AWS Cloud spans 57 availability zones within 19 geographic regions around the world.

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, electronics, personal computers, and related services. Microsoft has succeeded in placing at least one of its products on virtually every personal computer in the world, setting industry standards and defining markets in the process.

Oracle is the #1 provider of business software, with a broad portfolio of solutions for companies of all sizes. Today, 430,000 customers in 175 countries use Oracle technologies to seize business opportunities and solve real, tangible challenges.

RSA provides business-driven security solutions for advanced threat detection and cyber incident response, identity and access management, and GRC. RSA solutions are used by more than 30,000 customers, secure more than 50 million identities and protect more than 1 billion customers worldwide.

 

Founded in 2006, Veeam is the leader in intelligent data management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise. Today, Veeam has more than 320K customers worldwide, 59K channel partners, and offices in more than 30 countries.

Salesforce® Inc. is the world’s leading CRM platform headquartered in San Francisco, California. It provides various software solutions and a platform for over 150,000 users and developers to develop and distribute custom software across the world.

IBM®  is a leading cloud platform and cognitive solutions company. For more than seven decades, IBM Research has defined the future of information technology with more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents.

Blackboard® Inc. is an educational technology company with headquarters in Washington, D.C., known for its LMS. Its 8,200 licenses for their software applications are widely used among IHEs, K-12 schools and government markets worldwide.

Canvas® is a leading Learning Management System company, headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is used by over 3,000 universities, school districts, and institutions around the world.

Leadership Team


Joe brings over 20 years of experience building innovative higher education technology services companies. He is a collaborative leader known for his passion for building formidable teams framed by a cooperative and trusting culture focused on customer needs. Joe’s strategic insights and tactical execution are rooted in his years of leadership as a military veteran.

JOE REDWINE

President

Damon is an accomplished leader in technology-led business solutions, corporate technology function and enterprise digitization. As VP, Operations at OculusIT, he is responsible for developing and executing a global operations strategy in the company’s support functions, product and service delivery, customer billing, information technology, and global procurement.

DAMON KATHURIA

Vice President, Operations

Christopher is the General Counsel at OculusIT and has a broad experience working with technology and education companies. He is a former partner of the international law firm, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, where he focused on intellectual property, litigation, and employment matters. He earned his legal degree from the University of Michigan Law School.

CHRISTOPHER PAETSCH

General Counsel

Ronnie has 18 years of experience while working with Fortune 500 brands like Fiserv, Accenture and HCL. He has led marketing teams with key focus on brand management, business development and digital enablement. At OculusIT, his role is to build marketing strategy showcasing global delivery capability, engineering excellence and affordability that OculusIT promises its customers.

RONNIE RAI

Vice President, Marketing

Manny is a seasoned Technical Sales VP, with over 18 years of expertise solutioning enterprise IT services ranging from infrastructure, virtualization and migration to public clouds to ERP application and database services. Manny has also worked with global giants like GE, Capital One and Charter Communications in senior sales operations and management roles advising clients.

MANNY CHADHA

Vice President, Sales

As the Vice President of Customer Success, Alex brings more than 16 years of professional experience in global development models for IT and outsourced business process consulting across cultural boundaries. Prior to joining OculusIT, Alex was the Senior Manager of Service Delivery at NaviSite and was accountable for Service Delivery and Client Management Team.

ALEX NEGI

Vice President, Customer Success