Verizon Wireless Receives 6-Month Federal Protective Service Contract Extension

Verizon Wireless (NYSE: Z) has received a six-month, $787,000 extension on its contract with the Federal Protective Service to continue providing the agency with mobile devices and services, GSN reported Tuesday. Jacob Goodwin writes the extension period covers three base months and a three-month option period to continue the contract through Feb. 20, 2014. The contract covers communications services,...

USIS Wins $30M DHS Award for Personnel Security Services; Ray Tye Comments

Ray Tye, USIS The Department of Homeland Security has awarded USIS, an Altegrity company, a five-year contract worth approximately $30 million to provide personnel security services for the Federal Protective Service. USIS will provide the FPS with support for implementing access control, deploying personal identity cards, industrial security and identity management. USIS will also provide General...