AT&T (NYSE: T) has secured a potential 15-year, $984MÂ task orderÂ to help the Department of Justice adopt a modern communications platform designed to improve DOJâs mission performance.
The company said Monday the task order awarded through the General Services Administrationâs Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract vehicle calls for the implementation of a fully managed platform designed to deliver IP voice, cloud access, data, security, professional services and other networking capabilities to DOJâs more than 120K employees across more than 2K locations.
âThe DOJ and its component organizations do the hard work of protecting the freedoms, rights and safety of all Americans,â said Stacy Schwartz, vice president of public safety and FirstNet at AT&T. âWe are honored to provide a modern communications platform and capabilities to support the DOJâs work for the next 15 years.â
The company said the new platform will support DOJâs Joint Cloud Optimized Trusted Internet Connection Service, streamline cloud adoption efforts across 43 component agencies and provide access to AT&Tâs mobility network and national public safety network â FirstNet.