“In December, the Departments of Treasury and Agriculture got some advice from a handful of lawmakers on how to leverage the General Services Administration’s $50 billion, 15-year next-generation telecommunications contract to modernize their operations.”
“The CIOs at Treasury and USDA received letters from members of the House Financial Services and Agriculture committees urging them to overhaul their telecommunications operations through GSA’s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract. The letters advised the agencies to transform their telecommunications capabilities using EIS, rather than buying “like-for-like” replacements of existing infrastructure.”
“USDA and the Treasury Department have not yet issued EIS task…” Read the full article here.
Source: Lawmakers urge Treasury, USDA to push on EIS – By Mark Rockwell, January 14, 2020. FCW.