IT managed integration services and staff augmentation are areas of great importance to any member institution. The ability to manage the day-to-day IT workload and successfully complete IT initiatives is a tremendous undertaking.

E&I is pleased to partner with RSM US LLP, a national IT consulting firm, with a proven track record in providing:

  • Implementation Services
  • Support & Outsourcing of Managed Services
  • Risk & Security Assessments
  • Advisory Technology Services

RSM brings a wealth of experience with public and private colleges and universities, K-12 school districts, and associations across the country. RSM’s solutions will help E&I members optimize operations, manage risk and deliver significantly increased value.

Agreement Highlights

  • Agreement was competitively bid and awarded
  • The contract offers over 85 services and over 110 labor categories
  • This is a national agreement – RSM has 72 offices across the United States
  • RSM is hosting a web-based Client Portal, where E&I Members may procure services, adjust service requests and track orders.
  • The offering provides multiple technology offerings to the membership, including:
    • Network Design, Implementation and Support
    • Storage and Recovery
    • Server Virtualization
    • Desktop/Application Delivery
    • Unified Communications and Mobile Computing
  • Managed Services – RSM’s IT-VisionSM program is designed to be a scalable solution for all Members. IT-VisionSM engagements are generally fixed fee and can bundle one or more of the following components:
    • Network and Device Management
    • System Administration (Adds/deletes/changes)
    • Asset Management
    • Helpdesk services
    • Data protection services (Backup and recovery)
    • Business application support
    • Security services
    • Break Fix Services
    • Remote and Onsite Emergency Support
    • 24/7 monitoring and alerting
    • CIO strategy and advisory services
    • Staff Augmentation for short-term and long-term assignments (technician, engineers, developers, systems administrators)

Check RSM’s Technology Bulletin site for updates on hot topics and white papers.

The RSM/E&I agreement provides members with a variety of IT consultative solutions. For more details, check out RSM’s Technology Consulting Capabilities.

Getting Started

To begin using the RSM contract, please complete the Contract Participation Form. Processing this form may take 4 to 7 business days.

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