SUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, February 9, 2023 Grambling State University has expanded itsmanaged security services relationship with OculusIT higher education’s leading managed IT and cloud services company, to include GLBA Risk and Compliance Assessment Services. When the Louisiana-based public HBCU institution sought to collaborate with an experienced managed security services provider to reinforce its cybersecurity measures and protect proprietary institutional data,it turned to its existing partner, OculusIT OculusIT already supports Grambling State University withvirtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) Services.
OculusIT’s Risk and Compliance Assessment Services will empower Grambling State University to gain an expert, independent, and unbiased review of risk, compliance, and security methodologies to ensure the institution meets the latest GLBA requirements. The services aim to detect opportunities to minimize risks for operations, fraud, reputation compliance, and technologies within higher education so that institutional and constituent data are protected and compliant with federal law.
“In a perfect world, an institution’s network should be secure in every possible way. OculusIT fills this gap of risk mitigation and compliance requirements for institutions with limited time and resources by offering industry-leading compliance management,” said Jim Tandon, Vice President of Client Engagement at OculusIT. “We look forward to identifying the objectives and conducting GLBA assessment for Grambling State University.
OculusIT has been supporting higher education for more than 15 years with IT leadership and managed IT services, including Security Operations Center, Network Operations Center, ERP managed Services, Identity, and Access Management, response solutions, and more.
About Grambling State University
Grambling State University is a public historically black university in Grambling, Louisiana. Initially founded as the Colored Industrial and Agricultural School in 1901, the institution was granted university status in 1974 under its present name. A member school of the University of Louisiana System, Grambling State University enrolls over 5000 students offering them undergraduate and graduate degrees. For more information about Grambling State University, please visit www.gram.edu.
OculusIT is a global, all-inclusive, managed IT, security, and cloud services company dedicated to serving the education industry. Our strategy is to offer the most cost-effective and responsive partnership that provides flexibility and nimbleness in response to economic changes and directly contributes to higher education’s ability to provide and maintain the highest quality IT services. OculusIT grows with you, adapts to you, and ensures consistency and continuity of service with a partnership, service philosophy, and cost savings unparalleled in the higher education IT services domain. Learn more at www.oculusit.com.