ESC of Eastern Ohio, Vinson Partner on Cybersecurity

CANFIELD, Ohio – The Educational Service Center of Eastern Ohio and Vinson, a provider of cybersecurity solutions, are collaborating to introduce a new suite of cybersecurity managed services for schools.

The ESCEO and Vinson are partnering to deliver comprehensive, cost-effective solutions designed to identify and mitigate risks, as well as protect against potential breaches.

Through the partnership, the ESCEO will leverage its expertise in school district technology services to provide cybersecurity services and support to its schools. Vinson will provide services including network security, threat detection and response, data encryption, employee training and ongoing support and monitoring.

“We are excited to collaborate with the Educational Service Center of Eastern Ohio to address the pressing cybersecurity challenges facing schools in Mahoning County,” said John LaPlante, president of Vinson. “By combining Vinson’s advanced cybersecurity capabilities with ESC’s deep understanding of the educational technology landscape, we aim to empower schools with the tools and knowledge needed to protect their digital assets and ensure a secure learning environment for students and staff.”

The partnership between the ESCEO and Vinson underscores a shared commitment to enhancing cybersecurity resilience within the education sector.

“We are thrilled to partner with Vinson to bring comprehensive cybersecurity solutions to our member schools,” said Traci Hostetler, ESCEO superintendent. “With cyber threats on the rise, it is imperative that our member districts have access to reliable, cost-effective security measures. Together with Vinson, we are dedicated to equipping schools with the tools and support necessary to mitigate risks and uphold the integrity of their digital infrastructure.”

For more information about the ESCEO’s cybersecurity managed services for schools, click HERE.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.