Accession Number:

ADA280786

Title:

FTS 2000: An Overview of the Federal Government's New Telecommunications System

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC INFORMATION MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY DIV

Report Date:

1990-02-14

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

As requested in meetings with your office in April and August 1989, this report provides information on the Federal Telecommunications System 2000 FTS 2000-a new system that will provide the federal government with long-distance telecommunications services for the next 10 years. Most specifically, this report describes 1 background on FTS 2000 including services available, system design, and features of the FTS 2000 contract and 2 the process used by the General Service Administration GSA to grant exemptions to the use of FTS 2000. In addition, the report provides information on GSAs review of agency requests to procure telecommunications services and equipment.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE