Level 3 awarded extension on GSA's networx enterprise contract

Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) has been awarded an extension from General Services Administration (GSA) on its Networx Enterprise contract, the company said.

The contract allows Level 3 to bid on and deliver telecommunications solutions to support the GSA´s goal of providing federal agencies access to a broad range of domestic and international network services.

GSA´s Networx Enterprise contract was originally set to expire in May 2017, but is being extended until May 2020 in order to give agencies time to transition to the next generation acquisition, Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS), which is currently an active solicitation.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. provides local, national and global communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level 3´s offers a portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fiber and infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data center and cloud-based solutions.