Core180 Receives GSA IT Schedule 70 Award

Jan 28, 2010, 11:52 ET from Core180

FAIRFAX, Va., and HOBOKEN, N.J., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Core180, a leading telecommunications network integrator, announced today that it has been awarded a United States General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule 70 contract, number GS-35F-0214W.

The five-year contract enables Core180 to be listed on an approved GSA Schedule to provide our Government customers with telecom solutions including dedicated, secure, bandwidth services such as Wave Division Multiplexing technology over Core180's backbone network and to our on-net Civilian, Military, Defense and Intelligence facilities, circuit multiplexing at major carrier interconnection points and customer facilities, as well as Ethernet services.

The GSA IT Schedule 70 award is the culmination of a rigorous process in which the GSA carefully evaluates companies to determine their proficiency and suitability for providing products and/or services to the federal government. The assessment covers an array of a corporation's capabilities, including organizational structure, performance history, customer satisfaction and other criteria.

"Our Schedule 70 contract provides another avenue for our clients to procure Core180's network optimization services, including our Managed Access Solutions," said Richard Murphy, Core180's President and COO.

"We are very pleased to make our services available through the GSA," said Jerry Edgerton, President of Government Markets at Core180. "By reducing the procurement challenge, our GSA Schedule 70 contract helps prospective government clients focus on what matters most, efficiently assessing and resolving critical network and telecom infrastructure challenges."

Federal, State and local agencies can obtain information about Core180's GSA IT Schedule 70 contract services on the GSA Advantage web site at:  (search for Contract Number: GS-35F-0214W) or by contacting Core180 directly at 703-673-2822.

About Core180

Core180 is a telecom network integrator that provides "Purpose-Built" networking solutions to government agencies, large enterprises, carriers and systems integrators. The company utilizes its proprietary platform to design, deploy and manage networks that meet each client's individual needs.  Benefits include improved network flexibility, control and visibility with reduced expense and operational efforts.  Core180 maintains offices in Metro New York (Hoboken, N.J.) and in the Washington, D.C. region (Fairfax, Va.).  For more information, please visit

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