The General Services Administration could grant Granite Telecommunications and MetTel authorities to operate on the 15-year, $50B Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract by the end of the year, FCW reported Wednesday.Read More »
Alan Chvotkin of Professional Services Council: Even Third Time Not the Charm – GPO Buy for VA Upheld
I’ve previously written about a procurement for suicide prevention locks and associated printing services that was undertaken for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) by the Government Publishing Office (GPO). A veteran-owned small business challenged the VA and the GPO procurement at the Government Accountability Office (GAO), at the Court …Read More »
Alan Chvotkin of Professional Services Council: GPO Buy of Anti-Suicide Gun Locks for VA – An Update
My September 12, 2019 column, raised questions about a protest at the GAO of the VA’s planned use of the Government Publishing Office (formerly the Government Printing Office) to acquire anti-suicide gun locks and printing instructions. That case addressed the applicability of the VA’s specific statute to give priority to …Read More »
The Federal Communications Commission has authorized the Citizens Broadband Radio Service Alliance to roll out an LTE-based wireless connectivity service in the 3.5 GHz spectrum.Read More »
Alan Chvotkin of Professional Services Council: Did the VA Miss the Forest While Looking Only at the Trees In Buying Suicide Prevention Gun Locks?
Every once in a while, a GAO bid protest decision is issued that catches my attention for reasons having nothing to do with the underlying legal issue being decided.Read More »