Tag Archives: unified communications

Verizon to Build SSA’s Unified Comms Platform Under Potential $525M Contract

The Social Security Administration has awarded Verizon a potential 10-year, $525M contract to replace the agency's current phone systems with a unified communications platform. SSA announced the selection of the company's network services business for the Next Generation Telephony Project in an award notice posted Friday.

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AT&T to Deliver Unified Comms Services Via Army Unclassified Network; Mike Leff Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 15, 2018 — AT&T (NYSE: T) has received clearance to offer its unified communications services to the U.S. Army beginning the third quarter of this year via the service branch’s continental U.S. unclassified network, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 1. The company said the authority-to-operate provides for the delivery …

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Avaya, Collab9 Offer Unified Comms Service to Fed Agencies; Jerry Dotson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2017 — An Avaya business unit has expanded its partnership with collab9 to deliver Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program-authorized unified communications services to the federal government, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 25. Avaya Government Solutions and collab9 will jointly provide a UC product to federal customers in support …

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Avaya Gets FedRAMP ATO for Unified Comms Product; Jerry Dotson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — An Avaya business unit has secured certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for its unified communications technology in partnership with Collab9, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 19. Avaya Government Solutions received FedRAMP authority-to-operate at moderate impact level to offer its Aura Communication Manager UC product …

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Dell EMC-General Dynamics-Microsoft Team Lands $1B USAF Cloud Hosted Enterprise Contract; Steve Harris Comments

A team composed of Dell EMC, Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential five year, $1 billion contract to build a cloud-based collaboration and unified communications platform for the U.S. Air Force. The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service awarded the contract as part of …

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CenturyLink Includes BroadSoft UCaaS Tech to GSA IT Schedule 70 Portfolio; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has added BroadSoft‘s cloud-based unified communications-as-a-service platform to its public sector offerings under the General Services Administration‘s Information Technology Schedule 70 contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. BroadSoft Government Cloud powers the UCaaS technology that works to support secure, mobile and on-demand …

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Polycom Unified Comms Platform to Support Spanish Defense Ministry Connectivity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2016 — The Spanish defense ministry has deployed Polycom‘s (Nasdaq: PLCM) unified communications technology to support constant contact between the country’s defense and military headquarters, its armed forces and NATO, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Nov. 3 its RealPresence Platform will also work to aid Spain’s …

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Report Names 10 Key Companies in Growing UCaaS Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 17, 2016 — Research and Markets predicts that the unified communications-as-a-service market will post a compound annual growth rate of 11.2 percent through 2022 due to increased investments, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The market research firm said May 26 the rise of business process outsourcing in the banking, financial services, insurance and …

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Polycom-Genband Unified Comms Offering Now JITC-Certified; Sean Berg Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2016 — The combined offering of Polycom‘s (Nasdaq: PLCM) VVX voice and video technology and Genband‘s Application Server has received certification under the Defense Information Systems Agency‘s Joint Interoperability Test Command, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Genband said Monday the integrated offering will be available for deployment to Defense Department communication …

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