Announcements

The latest news about the EIS contract.


August 28, 2020

How Common Sense and Hard Work Saved Taxpayers Hundreds of Millions on HHS IT Contracts.

HHS consolidates 11 different contracts for what are known as Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions into one contract for the whole department with Verizon.

March 27, 2020

Coronavirus could further delay EIS telecom modernization ‘crucial’ to emergency response.

The General Services Administration doesn’t anticipate delaying deadlines for agencies to modernize their telecommunications under the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. But some vendors on the contract believe that the ongoing coronavirus response might further delay new awards.

March 25, 2019

Verizon receives EIS Authority to Operate

Verizon has received the Authority to Operate (ATO) under the General Service Administration’s (GSA) Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. 

June 7, 2018

Verizon hits EIS milestone

Verizon is the first of 10 prime contractors on the government's $50 billion communications contract to report success on back office requirements, according to the General Services Administration.

May 29, 2018

GSA pushes agencies to adopt EIS

Some agency telecom buyers may be slow to transition to the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract because of the dizzying array of services offered.

January 4, 2018

Federal Government Modernization: Priorities for the Federal IT Executive

The Administration’s recent efforts to prioritize IT modernization point to the need for accelerated action inside the federal government.

October 25, 2017

Preparing For EIS: Your First Milestone

Mike Maiorana, Senior Vice President, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Public Sector, shares insight on how to prepare for EIS.

September 7, 2017

EIS 101: The Three Questions Federal Agencies Should Ask Now

Mike Maiorana, Senior Vice President, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Public Sector, encourages customers and all agencies to make choices that best enable their digital transformation: simply, securely, and reliably.

August 2, 2017

Verizon named Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract provider by U.S. General Services Administration

Verizon has been named an Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract solutions provider by the U.S. General Services Administration. Under the EIS contract, federal agencies will be able to buy information technology, telecommunications services, and other enterprise solutions from Verizon.

August 1, 2017

GSA awards $50 billion EIS contract to 10 telecom companies

Ten companies have won positions on the General Services Administration's potential 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Services contract that replaces Networx as the government’s primary vehicle for telecommunications services.

GSA chooses 10 for $50B EIS telecom contract

Ten companies have won positions on the General Services Administration's potential 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Services contract that replaces Networx as the government’s primary vehicle for telecommunications services.

GSA awards $50B EIS contract to 10 telecom companies

After almost two years in development, the General Services Administration has awarded its $50 billion contract that will impact the way agencies buy network and telecommunications products and services for the next decade and a half. “Federal agencies need to be able to transform their communications and networking technologies from those that serve their needs today to those that will carry them into the future. EIS is a strong first step in that direction. This is a good day for government agencies,” Mike Maiorana, Verizon Enterprise Solutions’ senior vice president of public sector markets, said in a statement.