Securely connect federal, state and local government agencies, departments and offices to communicate, collaborate and serve citizens and constituents with efficient, responsive public services.

Windstream’s IT Consulting and Technology Solutions scale and align advanced data, voice, network and cloud services with IT infrastructure, technology and applications—providing end-to-end network solutions with consistent, reliable, secure connectivity.

Cost-Efficient Network Solutions for Federal, State & Local Governments

We understand the unique issues and concerns that challenge government IT operations, perhaps more so than in any other vertical. Budget constraints, limited in-house staffing and resources, aging infrastructure, a pervasive cyber security threat landscape and cost containment mandates to do more without adding resources, overhead or expense place added burdens on government entities. Windstream can help your government organization:

  • Easily adapt to ongoing IT technology changes and evolving communications needs with scalable network solutions
  • Acquire solutions to boost efficiency and performance
  • Secure and protect your network, systems and data from human error, malicious conduct, technical failures and natural disasters
  • Meet budget pressures by lowering the cost of acquiring and maintaining high-quality communications

A Complete Portfolio of Network Solutions for Government

From Unified Communications to high-speed Internet access to wireless connectivity, Windstream offers a complete portfolio of data, voice, network and cloud services.

We design, configure, install, manage and maintain your data, voice, network and cloud services, technologies and applications end-to-end, including:

  • Network and Data Services: Offers wired and wireless technology and applications to deliver reliable, secure connectivity with scalability to quickly adapt to the rapidly changing IT technology environment
  • Cloud Connect: Integrates your cloud services and applications with your IT infrastructure, providing highly secure, performance-optimized virtual and dedicated private access to third party public and private cloud providers
  • Managed Network Security: Unifies standalone network security services into one robust network security and threat management solution to secure and protect government networks and data and ensure regulatory compliance
  • MPLS VPN: Interconnects all government agencies, departments and offices securely with real-time, distributed access to key applications and other centralized resources
  • Colocation: Provides colocation for your mission-critical systems and applications with unmatched reliability and security
  • Wavelength Services: Supplies the bandwidth, transparency, control and virtually limitless network scalability
  • Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS): Combines feature-rich VoIP, data, real-time and near real-time communications technologies and applications, optimizing customer communications and employee collaboration
  • Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS): Joins contact center technologies and applications, ensuring consistent, seamless customer communications and engagement across multiple touchpoints
  • Equipment: Tailors voice and network equipment from leading manufacturers to your environment by vendor-neutral experts 
  • Support: Delivers superior service via a centrally located, state-of-the-art solution center, comprised of a Network Operations Center (NOC) with 24 x 7 support

Approved GSA & Registered CCR Service Provider

As both a GSA contract holder and a registered vendor in the CCR, Windstream is pre-approved and certified to provide communication and Internet solutions to any government entity. Windstream currently serves the 150 federal government agencies and departments including our Federal and GSA Contract Vehicles—as well as municipal and state governments.

Government Customer List

  • Army National Guard
  • Defense Contract Management Agency
  • Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • General Service Administration
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • NASA
  • NATO – Supreme Allied Command
  • Transportation Safety Administration
  • U.S. Agency of International Development
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Courts
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • U.S. Navy
  • U.S. State Department
  • U.S. Treasury

Federal & GSA Contract Vehicles

  • GSA Regional Service Contracts:
    • GSA Region 1 LSA – CT, MA, NH & RI
    • GSA Region 2 RLTC – NY & NJ
    • GSA Region 3 LSA – VA, MD, DE & PA
    • GSA Region 4 GRITS – GA, FL, AL, MS, SC, NC, TN & KY
    • GSA Region 5 RTAS – OH & MI
    • GSA Region 6 LSA – MO, KS, IA & NE
    • GSA Region 9 LSA – CA
  • Subcontracts:
    • GSA Networx
    • GSA Alliant
    • NIH – CIO SP3
    • GSA 8A STARS
    • GSA Connections II
    • GSA NCR 11 WITS 3

Government IT Consulting

Windstream Government IT Consulting professionals provide expert data, voice, network and cloud consultation. We understand the unique and pressing demands for cost containment, security, and scalability placed on federal, state and local governments. We help you assess, design, procure, build and manage your IT infrastructure, technology, equipment and applications. By focusing on outcomes, we enable you to optimize network performance and your end-to-end security posture while minimizing costs.