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, together with its technology partners, serves more than 600 colleges and universities. Headquartered in Chicago, OculusIT™ has a delivery network and operations across North America and globally.

Customer Engagement Philosophy


Company OverviewCustomer Centricity

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

Company OverviewAffordability

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

Company Overview

Service Excellence

Technology is our passion. It’s our endeavor to achieve customer satisfaction through our relentless pursuit of service 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 exponentially increasing technology demands of students.

ValuesCompany Overview

  • 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


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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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SAP is the market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and in all industries run at their best: 77% of the world’s transaction revenue touches an SAP system.

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Unifyed™ is a cloud-based, next generation student information system provider serving over seven million students in seven countries. It is an easy-to-use solution designed with an analytics-first approach to increasing student engagement and international enrollment.

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

Antoine has more than 20 years of experience in Higher Education. In 2005, Antoine served as the Chief Technology Officer for an enlarged city school district. He has also served as the Chief Information Officer working closely with the President of a college, in Upstate New York. During his tenure, Antoine provided strategic leadership, forged strong relationships, and developed global partnerships.

ANTOINE HARRISON

Vice President, Business Development

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, service excellence and affordability that OculusIT™ promises its customers.

RONNIE RAI

Vice President, Marketing

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