Latest Verizon Federal Stories

2011-07-20 06:00:00

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a Northrop Grumman-led team, Verizon is providing advanced technology to help the federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program improve its detection and prevention of fraud and waste. On July 1, the agency - the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) - began using a new fraud management platform that incorporates predictive modeling technology from Verizon to transform the way...

2008-06-24 12:02:28

The US Postal Service has selected Verizon Business to provide an estimated $16.4 million worth of network services under the federal Networx Universal communications program. According to the agreement, Verizon Business will be the primary provider of long-distance and calling-card services for the agency's nearly 166,000 lines serving 34,000 locations nationwide, under a ten-year agreement valued at $10 million. The company was also awarded a new task order valued at $6.4 million to...

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