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Unisys to Participate in $12.1B Contract with U.S. Army; Andrew Boyd Quoted

The U.S. Army Contracting Command selected the Unisys Corporation as one of 50 large companies to compete for task orders under a potential nine-year, $12.1 billion contract to provide IT services to all Army organizations, Unisys announced Thursday. Under the contract, Unisys will compete for task orders for services including …

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Ken Folderauer Named Federal Gov’t Services Segment Head at Comcast Business

Ken Folderauer, a more than three-decade public sector and telecommunications industry veteran, has joined Comcast Business as vice president of the newly created federal government services segment. He will oversee the segment’s go-to-market strategy, establishment of a public sector-focused sales channel and delivery of communications platforms and services to government …

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CenturyLink’s David Young: ATOs to Bring More Telecom Task Orders Under EIS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2019 — David Young, senior vice president for strategic government at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), believes the provision of “authority to operate” for companies under the General Services Administration’s $50B Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract indicates the program is advancing further toward awarding more task orders, ExecutiveBiz …

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CenturyLink Gets Authority to Operate on GSA’s EIS Telecom Contract; David Young Quoted

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has secured an authority to operate on the General Services Administration’s potential 15-year, $50B Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract for telecommunications and information technology services. “We’re excited to be the first vendor to receive an ATO on EIS so we can immediately help federal agencies jumpstart their IT modernization plans and …

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CenturyLink’s David Young Backs Extension of Move to EIS Telecom & Networks Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 2, 2018 — David Young, senior vice president of strategic government at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), has said the extension of the deadline for agencies to transition to the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract makes the program more feasible when changing contractors, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 11. Young said in …

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By Light Awarded $65M DoD Task Order for Telecom Network Tech Refresh

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 12, 2018 — By Light Professional IT Services will work with the Department of Defense to update tools used in telecommunications operations via the Defense Information Systems Network as part of a potential $65M task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the technology refresh turnkey project support …

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Zain Ahmed Promoted to Lead CenturyLink Federal Civilian & Law Enforcement Group; David Young Quoted

Zain Ahmed, formerly a senior director of CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), has been promoted to vice president and general manager of the company’s federal civilian and law enforcement practice. CenturyLink said Monday the 15-year telecommunications industry veteran will oversee the delivery of network, cybersecurity, cloud computing and information technology support services to …

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DISA Issues Final RFP for $6.5B GSM-O IT, Telecom Support Recompete Contract

The Defense Information Systems Agency has released a final solicitation for the potential 10-year, $6.52B Global Solutions Management-Operations follow-on contract for telecommunications and information technology services, Bloomberg Government reported Monday. GSM-O II is a single-award contract that covers IT support for the Department of Defense Information Network/Defense Information Systems Network, …

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Leidos Secures $63M Air Force Contract for IT, Telecom Support Across NCR

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 3, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide information technology and telecommunications services to U.S. Air Force customers at Joint Base Andrews, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, the Pentagon building and other locations in the National Capital Region under a $63 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department …

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Stu Shea: Peraton Buys SRI in Communications Portfolio Expansion Push

Herndon, Va.-based communications and technology services contractor Peraton has acquired communications infrastructure developer Strategic Resources International for an undisclosed sum. “The addition of SRI to the Peraton portfolio adds an important complement to our communications offerings through their extensive portfolio of telecommunications assets in the areas of mobile, [internet protocol] …

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