FAA selects Verizon for $2.4B telecommunications contract

The Federal Aviation Administration is looking to move toward a more modern network environment that is less defined by copper wires.

Veterans Affairs finalizes mobile product recompete awards

All three of the U.S.' major wireless carriers are involved in this nine-year program focused on connectivity at health care facilities.

Veterans Affairs awards nine-year mobile product recompete

The VA uses this contract to buy wireless devices and access a public safety broadband network.

State Department advances on network modernization efforts

Verizon and BT Federal secure awards worth more than $1 billion each for work in overseas locations.

Lockheed Martin, Verizon demonstrate capabilities of 5G-enabled drones for DOD

Recent tests showcase how multiple drones can conduct real-time transfers of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance data to geolocate military targets.

Verizon ends protest of $1.5B DISA telecom award

The Defense Information Systems Agency can now move ahead on the contract to manage telecommunications infrastructure for the Indo-Pacific Command.

Competitor challenges Lumen's $1.5B DISA telecom win

A protestor is arguing that a key person for the winner was no longer available at the time of award.

Lumen, Verizon challenge $343M TSA telecom award

The task order being disputed here covers data network and voice services to the Transportation Security Administration.

FBI, Verizon collaborate on $400M IT overhaul

The telecommunications giant will help the law enforcement agency improve connectivity and security for its acting agents. 

PROJECT 38: Verizon's new public sector leader pushes the 'indispensable partner' mantra

Maggie Hallbach was nearly 18 months into her time at Verizon’s federal unit when she was elevated to lead all of public sector. Her priorities since that promotion and network modernization trends across government are the focus of this Project 38 episode.

Blue chip defense companies make moves for Defense Department’s 5G plans

Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin announce new partners for the department’s networked future.

How aircraft connectivity can explain 5G's promise

The coming 5G revolution will have an impact far beyond smarter phones, but will open an era of more specialized devices and new tools not available today, a Verizon executive explains.

DOD awards Verizon almost $1 billion to modernize its networks

New communications equipment will soon be deployed at the Pentagon and beyond.

Verizon elevates new public sector leader

Verizon's new public sector leader takes the role after nearly two decades in sales, business development and transformation initiatives at the telecommunications giant.

AT&T takes second piece of DISA telephony program

AT&T can claim victories in both major pieces of a Defense Information Systems Agency program for broad telephony services across the U.S. military’s various combatant command regions.

Is the glass ceiling for women shattering?

More government contractors are being run by women than ever before. Is this a real change in the market?

Lockheed expands cybersecurity alliance

Verizon becomes the 18th member of Lockheed Martin's Cyber Security Alliance.