Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Verizon Business Wins Mobile Managed Service Bid

Verizon Business was awarded a new managed services contract to help the U.S. Department of Interior manage and track the expenses for more than 22,000 mobile devices. Under the two-year deal, worth up to $15 million if all three additional one-year optional extensions are exercised, Verizon Business will provide expense-management services for mobile phones, personal digital assistants and other wireless devices used by the Interior Department, which has eight bureaus nationwide. The bureaus are: the National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Bureau of Land Management, the Office of Surface Mining, the Minerals Management Service, the U.S. Geological Survey and the Bureau of Reclamation.httpp://www.verizon.com