Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions
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.
Verizon loses protest of EIS’s use of lowest price, technically acceptable sources
Primes on the $50 billion contract have argued the process often used by the Pentagon results in "quick fixes" of little value.
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.
With telecom modernization in flux, officials encourage modifying EIS solicitations during pandemic
“This is a chance for the agencies to take a look and see where there might be gaps in what they were rolling out and look to expand their EIS solicitations," says one FAS official.
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."
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.