GSA awards MetTel $230M in EIS task orders to modernize data, voice services
The agency was only 34% of the way toward completing its telecommunications modernization as of Monday.
NASA begins modernizing voice, network services with EIS award to CenturyLink
The $10 million task order comes a little more than a year after the telecom company won the first under the EIS contract.
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."
‘Critical’ member of Federal Acquisition Service, Bill Zielinski, is leaving government
The Office of Information Technology Category assistant commissioner plays a major role in IT and telecommunications modernization.
Can we speed up the EIS telecom transition?
In this op-ed, Cisco Systems' Alan Balutis comments on what, if anything, can be done to speed up the transition to EIS.
Do missed EIS deadlines foreshadow agency network service disruptions?
Only eight of 19 agencies surveyed by the Government Accountability Office expect to fully transition telecommunication services to the contract by Sept. 30, 2022.