GSA implementation of FTS 2000

efficiency, equity, and compliance with congressional intent : hearing before the Legislation and National Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, April 18, 1991. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Legislation and National Security Subcommittee.

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  • American Telephone and Telegraph Company.,
  • US Sprint.,
  • United States. General Services Administration.,
  • Government communication systems -- United States -- Management.,
  • Public contracts -- United States.
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .G6676 1991g
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Paginationiii, 122 p. ;
Number of Pages122
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ISBN 100160372348
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Gsa Fts Director Of Regional Professional Services 11tr is an unclaimed page. Claim it for free to: Update listing information. Respond to reviews. Access credit score report. Add business hours, photos and much more. Claim This Listing for Free Similar Categories. Federal Telecommunications System (FTS) is a long distance telecommunications service for the United States federal government, including services such as switched voice service for voice or data up to kbit/s, switched data at 56 kbit/s and 64 kbit/s, switched digital integrated service for voice, data, image, and video up to Mbit/s, packet switched . new product and services implementation utilizing wide range of FTS products and services; Concurrent with GSA FTS ISOD NCF. Worked on the rollout of the massive FTS Title: Retired Government Contract . 4 REACHING AGREEMENT WITH THE OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET In which GSA and OMB reach agreement to proceed but a seed is sown that will come back to haunt the project. EARLIER GSA AND OMB RELATIONSHIPS The problems between GSA telecommunications and OMB predated the FTS project and went back at least to the end .

This paper reviews the technological and economical feasibilities as well as sustainable assessment of approaches (thermochemical and biochemical) app. July COMMUNICATIONS GUIDE FTS New Telecommunications Contract to Resemble Current Program. final request for proposals is due next month for the post-FTS procurement, which will.   The contracts, which are worth an estimated $25 billion, are to build the Government an ultra-modern phone network known as FTS to replace its outdated system.   The larger contract to build the new telephone system, which is known as FTS, has been delayed for almost two years amid allegations that the agency's bidding procedures are tainted.

  GSA has mandated Federal agencies convert to FTS and, consequently, the contract will not be renewed. As a result, the ENS required explicitly by regulation can no longer be practically maintained; therefore, licensees will be unable to demonstrate compliance with the requirement for that communication link with NRC in the absence of an. Folders folders $ Match books per matchbook/ golf matchbooks $ Business card cases per card case/ business card cases $ Notepads per pad/ notepads $ Binders and tabs per binder/ binders $ Jump drives per drive/ jump drives $ Event/Meeting participation per exhibit/trade show booth/2 participants.   FTS is an acronym for the Federal Telecommunications System. FTS was replaced by FTS , which awarded long distance telecommunications service to Sprint and WorldCom, which then promptly went bankrupt and was acquired by Verizon. In March the follow-on to FTS was awarded and it was called Networx. The Late Campanian (Late Cretaceous), upper part of the El Disecado Member, El Gallo Formation, Baja California, México, preserves a rich fossil assemblage of microvertebrates an.

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GSA implementation of FTS Efficiency, equity, and compliance with congressional intent: hearing before the Author: United States. Get this from a library. GSA implementation of FTS efficiency, equity, and compliance with congressional intent: hearing before the Legislation and National Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, Ap [United States.

Congress. SUBJECT: Changes in GSA Organization (FTS) 1. Purpose. This order announces changes in the organization of the Federal Technology Service (FTS). Changes in organization. Effective October 1,the following changes are made in FTS: a. The Information Security Services Center is established in the Office of Information Technology.

GAO discussed the Federal Telecommunications System (FTS) program, focusing on the program's status and the need for a mandatory use provision to ensure compliance. GAO noted that: (1) the General Services Administration (GSA) has greatly reduced FTS equipment prices through recompetition of the requirement, in most instances obtaining below-commercial prices; (2) GSA implementation.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed the effectiveness of General Services Administration (GSA) efforts to obtain competitive rates for telecommunications services under the Federal Telecommunications System (FTS) found that: (1) the government will continue to pay more than commercial prices for FTS services.

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION Washington, DC ADM Revalidated Octo ; Revalidated Febru GSA ORDER. SUBJECT: Change in GSA organization (FTS - Regions 6 & 7) 1. Purpose. This order announces changes in GSA organization.

Change in organization. Effective immediately the following. GSA officials believe that control over the utilization of long-distance telecommunications services will be significantly improved under FTS through greater accountability, management oversight, and better data security.

Upon implementation, FTS is intended to generate. SUBJECT: Changes in GSA Organization (FTS) 1. Purpose. This order announces changes in the Central Office organization of GSA.

Changes in organization. Effective immediately, the following changes are made in the Federal Technology Service (FTS): a. GSA Announces Changes in FTS. Septem GSA # Septem Contact: Hap Connors or Bill Bearden WASHINGTON, DC -- The U.S.

General Services Administration today announced several major changes that will occur by year's end at the helm of the Federal Telecommunications Service, which manages the government's. SUBJECT: Change in GSA Organization (CIO & FTS) 1. Purpose. This order announces changes in the organization of the Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and the Federal Technology Service (FTS), Central Office.

Changes in organization. Effective immediately (for budget and accounting purposes the effective date will be October 1. GSA implementation of FTS efficiency, equity, and compliance with congressional intent: hearing before the Legislation and National Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, Ap Telecommunications Ordering and Pricing System(TOPS) NOTICE: The Tops billing cycle runs on the 23rd of each month unless otherwise notified.

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Small Business Become a contractor or subcontractor and pursue opportunities to. Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the applicability of the recommendation for the delay of the Federal Telecommunications System (FTS) long distance telecommunications contract award until the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) clarify which telecommunications services should be.

Pressure built and added to GSA' s own concerns about the problem. Consequently, GSA increased the priority of its program to cut FTS costs through competition (Note 7~. To a large extent GSA was locked into the existing architecture of the system which was designed to exploit the economies of scale of Telpak.

[email protected] Washington, DC -- The Federal Technology Service (FTS) of the General Services Administration has announced that it has reached agreement with Sprint and AT&T to extend FTS bridge contracts for long distance telecommunications services. The GSA wanted a network that would meet federal-government needs into the year hence the name, Federal Telecommunications System AT&T, as main contractor, designed such a network.

FTS began serving U.S. government employees in Octoberreplacing the GSA's year-old analog network. Get this from a library.

FTS GSA's price redetermination yields a reasonable decision and lower prices: report to the Chairman, Committee on Governmental Affairs, U.S. Senate. [United States. General Accounting Office.]. GSA extends FTS phase-out to one year.

By Brad Bass; "It was anticipated that at this point we would have been further along in the acquisition process," Bates said.

Get this from a library. Information management: status of GSA's FTS procurement: report to the Chairman, Committee on Governmental Affairs, U.S. Senate. [United States. General Accounting Office.]. Get this from a library. Telecommunications privacy: GSA's planned FTS telephone record controls appear reasonable: report to the chairman, Subcommittee on Office Systems, Committee on House Administration, House of Representatives.

[United States. General Accounting Office.]. said Frank Lalley, assistant commissioner for service delivery in GSA's. Federal Technology Service. Customers of AT&T will be able to use FTS for 12 more months — until Dec. 6, B Contract Requirements GSA must perform numerous, complex functions to comply with contract Account for Majority of f requirements and to implement and oversee the FTS unc t’ ions account for almost two-thirds of GSA'S overhead costs.

For IT3 Overhead example, the ITS contracts require GSA to maintain two service. “ With over a decade of expertise, FTS and FTS implementation service experience, and being an approved GSA vendor, we understand nationwide and global deployment project needs and. Finally, while GSA is effectively enforcing mandatory use, in some cases compliance with the statute can cost agencies more for FTS services than they would pay under a separate contract.

Background m is being implemented to provide state-of-the-art voice, data, and video telecommunications services for the federal government. The implementation involved moving all the Changeman DS applications to Dimensions.

in Pasedena, CA., NSA (Evaluated Products List (EPL), Secret Service, and GSA FTS Title: Retired at Retired Life. The year-old FTS long-distance contracts, which were set to expire Dec. 6, were extended for 12 months with two six-month option periods.

AT&T and Sprint hold the contracts. GSA began transitioning its telecommunications services to the Networx contracts in and has yet to finish.

Due to the scale and length of the Networx transition,the GSA OIG included this audit as part of its FY audit plan. OBJECTIVES Our objectives were to assess GSA’s transition to Networx and to examine what GSA can do to improve.

In the s, the government moved from a telephone system it owned to a system owned and operated by one of the two companies that won the FTS contract. The systems were generally the same. Last week, the G.S.A. said it was delaying at least until year-end the awarding of the larger contract to build the system, which is known as the FTS The G.S.A.

said it needed more time to. Earlier this month, AT&T shifted a protest from the General Services Administration to the General Accounting Office, asking GAO to force GSA to negate the FTS awards and recompete the.

What are FTS and FTS telecommunications services? A. FTS was the first Governmentwide contract for telecommunications services. FTS and Networx are the follow-on contracts. FTS services include: (1) Voice and data services, (2) Long distance, (3) Calling cards, (4) Audio conference accounts, (5) Web conferencing, and.