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MetTel Wins Post on $722M VA Contract to Provide Next Gen Services; Robert Dapkiewicz Quoted

Robert Dapkiewicz, SVP and GM of MetTel Federal

MetTel has been awarded a spot on the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) 15-year, $722 million National Local Exchange Carrier Services for the Next Generation (NLEC-NG) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract. "We're proud to support the Department of Veterans Affairs and their traditional LEC services with our innovative delivery methodology," said Robert Dapkiewicz, senior vice president and general manager, MetTel Federal.

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Robert Dapkiewicz: MetTel Wins $711M State Dept Task Order for Network, Data Services

Robert Dapkiewicz Federal Program GM

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 10, 2020 — MetTel will provide the State Department with a fully managed layer 3 Multiprotocol Label Switching network, Internet Protocol Service and Ethernet Transport Service under a potential 13-year, $711M task order as part of the General Services Administration’s Enterprise Infrastructure Services contract, GovCon Wire reported Oct. 27.

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MetTel Selected to Provide Broadband Internet Services for USMC Recruiting Command Centers; Diana Gowen Quoted

The U.S. Marine Corps Recruiting Command has enlisted MetTel to provide broadband internet services for the USMC’s Recruiting Command Centers across the globe, MetTel announced on Thursday. The company was chosen for its technical expertise and ability to provide low cost high bandwidth access at recruiting locations. The USMC Recruiting Command’s mission to attract the highest quality candidates from the country’s diverse talent pool has been an uphill battle due to aging and costly internet infrastructure. 

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CenturyLink’s David Young: ATOs Give Agencies Opportunity to Kick Off EIS Transition

David Young, CenturyLink’s senior vice president for strategic government, told FCW in an interview published Friday that the company expects agencies to start awarding task orders soon to contractors with authority to operate under the General Services Administration’s 15-year, $50B Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle. CenturyLink has become the first vendor to secure an ATO on the EIS contract for telecommunications and information technology services.

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ACT-IAC Forms Working Group to Support Government, Industry Transition to EIS Contract

The American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council has formed a working group to help federal agencies and contractors transition to the General Services Administration‘s new governmentwide acquisition vehicle for telecommunications services. GSA awarded the potential 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract in August of last year as a replacement to Networx and at …

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Raytheon, MetTel Forge Comms Network Cyber Defense Partnership; John DeSimone Comments

MetTel and Raytheon have formed a partnership to offer cybersecurity platforms and services designed to help government and commercial organizations safeguard their communications networks from cyber vulnerabilities and other threats associated with the adoption of internet-connected devices. The companies will provide technology platforms, consulting and managed security services to help …

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MetTel Lands GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract Extension for Telecom, Wireless Services

New York City-based communications services provider MetTel has received a contract extension from the U.S. General Services Administration to provide the company’s telecommunications and wireless network services to federal agencies. The company said Tuesday it will add new voice and data services, SIP trunking, telecommunications expense management software, new wireless offerings and expanded professional …

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