FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Granite Receives Another EIS Order
DoD Picks Granite for Key Infrastructure
QUINCY, Mass. – April 9, 2020 – Granite Telecommunications, a provider of communications solutions to businesses and governmental agencies throughout North America, announced today that it has received another task order award – its second in less than one week – under the General Services Administration’s (GSA) $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract. Under this task order, Granite will provide networking and voice services to the Department of Defense (DoD) Office of Inspector General (OIG).
“We look forward to expanding and strengthening our existing relationship with the Department of Defense through this task order,” said Tim Heaps, General Manager of Granite Government Solutions. “Granite will help the OIG by delivering a reliable, robust network infrastructure, together with the savings and efficiencies that have been synonymous with Granite.”
Granite has a distinguished
track record as a contractor in the public sector, having provided voice and
data services to many federal, state and governmental agencies, including
replacing legacy services with modern technologies. Under the GSA’s EIS
program, Granite will provide greater cost savings and efficiencies to even
larger segments of the U.S. government’s various agencies and organizations.
Granite delivers one-stop communications solutions to multilocation businesses and government agencies throughout the United States and Canada. The $1.5 billion company serves more than two-thirds of the Fortune 100 companies in the United States, and has 1.75 million voice and data lines under management. Granite launched in 2002 and grew quickly by helping businesses to simplify sourcing and management of local and long distance phone services with one point of contact and one invoice for all their office locations nationwide. Today, Granite is the leader in aggregating Plain Old Telephone Services (POTS), and has extended its unique value proposition – “one company, one contact, one bill” – to include a range of advanced business communications services, including Internet access, SD-WAN, wireless WAN, hosted PBX, SIP trunking, mobile voice and data, mobile device management, managed security, network integration and more. Granite employs more than 2,300 people at its headquarters in Quincy, Mass., and nine regional offices nationwide. For more information, visit www.granitenet.com.