Chicago, IL. OculusIT, a leading Managed IT and Cloud Services company, recently announced its partnership with Barnard College for 24×7 Security Operations Center Services.

Barnard College was looking to partner with an expert IT services company for security monitoring services at their college. OculusIT, with over 15 years of higher education IT experience, has helped numerous higher education institutions with an evolved SIEM, threat detection and response solution with real-time data enrichment, multifaceted analytics, complete incident management and flexible deployment options.

Through this partnership, Barnard College will leverage the OculusIT EYE™, the 24×7 Security Operations Center for systems and devices threat mitigation. This solution provides unmatched threat detection capabilities and a definitive response against cyber-attacks. This includes incident monitoring, analysis, routing, handling, and reporting via security event monitoring, phone/email and ITSM ticketing, and account management support. OculusIT experts will also provide firewall monitoring and management for Barnard College, including network security and architecture review, upgrades and enhancements with 24×7 monitoring and P1 support.

According to Joe Redwine, President, OculusIT, “We’re proud to support Barnard College as they help shape promising futures for high-achieving young women within a diverse and multicultural teaching and learning environment. We’re looking forward to this partnership and strive to offer round-the-clock, streamlined IT support for Barnard College.”

About Barnard College

Barnard College is a private, women’s liberal arts college in Manhattan, New York City. Founded in 1889 by Annie Nathan Meyer, it offers the unparalleled advantages of an outstanding residential college (98% on campus students) and is in partnership with Columbia University. Barnard College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

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About OculusIT

OculusIT™ is a global, managed IT and cloud services company that, together with its technology partners, has served more than 600 colleges and universities. Headquartered in Chicago, OculusIT™ has a delivery network and operations across North America and globally.

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