EIS team developing network-as-a-service offering
The cloud business model would allow for continuous modernization of network infrastructure, rather than replacement of outdated technologies.
Small business GWAC awards and a new RFP are coming soon, GSA official says
GSA wants to use STARS III and Polaris to introduce competition at the task order level and expand government's pool of small business IT contractors.
Agencies’ EIS transitions modestly slowed by pandemic, so far
Only five agencies have taken GSA up on its offer for coronavirus-related assistance, though that number could grow as more task orders are awarded.
Agencies reevaluating EIS task orders during pandemic
The EIS program team and FedRAMP and TIC PMOs have worked together to ensure the contract can support telework network security architectures.
Industry seeks ‘clear direction’ from agencies on telecom modernizations
Task order award delays, increases in lowest price technically acceptable source selection, less time to respond to requirements, and changes in contract work leave CenturyLink seeking "clear direction."