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Core Services
"Core services" are the minimum set of state-subsidized information technology services that each information technology center is required by the Ohio department of education to offer its user entities.
Education Management Information System - State required reporting system for student, staff, and financial information 
Includes: Hosting of all EMIS related systems, support, regional training, webinars and open labs.
Compliments ISP services to increase student, staff and network security that cannot be included in ISP services
Includes:  Web content filtering, fully redundant perimeter firewalls, IPS, IDS, support and regional training.
USAS (Uniform School Accounting System) and USPS (Uniform School Payroll System) both Classic and Redesign
Includes:  Hosting of USAS(r) and USPS(r) and related modules, Employee W2 and 1099 printing, support and regional training.
Library automation utilizing SirsiDynix Library Automation SoftwareIncludes: Hosting of Library automation software, instructional development for teachers and librarians utilizing INFOhio electronic resources, inventory training, library attendance package, support and other library-related support services.
Fiber connectitivy options and access to commodity Internet and Internet 2
Includes: Highly dundundent core network with a 40GB and seperate 20GB connection to diverse ring on the State OARnet Network, 24-7 Monitoring with online customer portal and technical planning, implementation and support services.
Utilizing the ProgressBook Suite of products and IEP Anywhere, districts can choose from serveral different product modules to meet their needs. The ProgressBook Suite supports integrations with other 3 party systems through two methods; VendorLink  or Certified Integration Partner 
Optional Services
"Optional Services" are additional services that are offered by OME-RESA based on member needs. 
Optional Administrative Services 
Administrative In-service
For superintendents and treasurers or their representatives, from September through April for a minimum of four sessions, including one 2-day Legislative session with overnight accommodations (2 rooms included) and dinner. Presentations include updates from Regional State Board of Education Members, BASA, Legal, OME-RESA, The Management Council and many more.
OME-RESA provides a wide array of programs & services that help our member districts save money on purchases and operate more efficiently for the benefit of students, faculty, staff, and the communities they serve. Members not only have access to local programs, but statewide OCEPC and National AEPA programs as well.
Legal Services
OME-RESA contracts with Pepple & Waggoner, Ltd. Of Cleveland, a law firm experienced in Ohio school law and provides consultative services to school districts.
Optional Fiscal Services
Employee Kiosk
A web-based tool designed to assist districts with managing staff leave and professional development through a workflow process.  Employees can use the  self-service portal to request leaves, view position details, performance reviews, pay stubs and W-2s.                                                                                                                                                   
Requisition Approval Manager -  Web-based product that wraps an approval workflow around USAS requisitions.
OME-RESA contracts with Rea & Associates to provide answers to basic tax questions, newsletters and informational posts through a web based application. All content is archived, shared and searchable.
Optional Student Services 
Customized Report Cards in GradeBook
For members that want more than the standard report cards in the GradeBook. Have your report card fully customized to meet your needs.
Customized Report Cards/Transcripts in StudentInformation
For members that want more than the standard report cards and transcripts in the StudentInformation. Have your report card or transcript fully customized to meet your needs.
EMIS Contracted Services
OME-RESA offers two different options to meet the needs of members:
  • Tier 1 -  An OME-RESA certified EMIS professional will be assigned to serve as the district’s EMIS Coordinator. Your assigned EMIS coordinator works in a team with other dedicated EMIS contracted staff so districts can have confidence that your State Reporting is always covered.
  • Tier 2 - An OME-RESA certified EMIS professional will be assigned to monitor and assist the district's EMIS Coordinator above and beyond what is provided in the EMIS core service.
EMIS Audit or District Specific Student Professional Development and Assistance
OME-RESA offers on-site assistance and training for district specific issues when another set of eyes may be needed or a district finds itself in a data emergency.
Optional Technical Services 
LAN Management Services
OME-RESA offers three options for on-site assistance and training for district specific issues when another set of hands is needed during a project or a district finds itself in a technical emergency.
Managed Internal Broadband Services
Managed wireless services managed and monitored remotely by OME-RESA.
Virtual Server Hosting and Disaster Recovery Services
A Virtual Server hosted at OME-RESA. District has complete administrative rights over their virtual server and any applications installed on it. All prices include hot site replication, anti-virus protection and standard 50GB OS partition (windows server license included). If not connected to the Ohio State Network, additional fees will apply. (Prices exclude: Application license(s) installed on server(s)).
VoIP Managed Service
Managed VoIP phone system hosted at OME-RESA, core equipment is centrally managed with full redundancy.
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