Higher education's shared cybersecurity operations center.

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Introducing OmniSOC

With two decades of experience from the GlobalNOC behind it, OmniSOC is the shared cybersecurity operations center for higher education and research. OmniSOC rapidly delivers only critical, actionable, high-quality alerts 24x7x365, allowing cybersecurity staff to focus on what’s important, at substantial cost savings, from a trusted leader in the higher education cybersecurity community. OmniSOC operates collaboratively across member institutions, reducing the time from first awareness of a cybersecurity threat anywhere to mitigation everywhere for our higher education, regional R&E network, and research facility members.

OmniSOC is higher education’s only collaborative multi-state institution security operations center.

OmniSOC is the only collaborative SOC supporting NSF research.

OmniSOC is the only SOC with a multi-state institution data sharing agreement for researchers.

OmniSOC collects cybersecurity data from partners; integrates this data with other threat intelligence, conducts proactive threat hunting; and monitors, triages, and analyzes security events. Founded by five Big Ten Academic Alliance schools and located at IU, OmniSOC also provides cybersecurity for the nation’s greatest research. through the ResearchSOC, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Security Operations Center. OmniSOC and ResearchSOC services utilize the Trusted CI Framework for many of its clients.

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OmniSOC is a proud member of the Indiana University Cybersecurity Community.

Current Members

Indiana University
Virginia Tech
DeSales University
Lehigh University
Creighton University
National Solar Observatory (NSO)
Southern Crossroads (SoX)
Case Western Reserve University
Northwestern University
Santa Clara University
Rutgers University
University of Nebraska
Gemini Observatory

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