Why now?

A brief explanation on timing

There's never a good time to switch cloud storage providers. But when Box came to us with a renewal that would end unlimited storage and result in a 1,000 percent price increase over three years, we had to act or be hit with a huge financial penalty.

Read more about our rationale here: “Dan Calarco says IU was put between a Box and a hard place.”

My colleagues at UITS and I recognize this is probably the worst possible time to change any technology. This is a time when everyone needs the tech to just work, and to work the same way it did before the coronavirus pandemic upended our lives in countless ways.

Dan Calarco, OVPIT chief of staff and chair of the Box Task Force