The deadline nobody's talking about
March 06, 2015
Commentary: The U.S. is dead last when it comes to replacing magnetic stripe payment cards with advanced chip-based cards. What's taking so long?
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
This will add to the one million units of HP products the Air Force has deployed throughout the United States, Europe and Asia the past seven years.
HP will provide customized agency configurations that met standards and tsts for memory, audio and video, along with other specifications.
“For more than seven decades, HP has served as a premier technology provider and trusted IT innovator for the U.S. military and federal government,” said John Solomon, senior vice president, Printing and Personal Systems, and managing director, Americas, HP. “We continue to deliver the highest-quality products and solutions that contribute to supporting the USAF.”
Alan Young, HP Project Manager for the Department of Defense and Public Sector Marketing Manager Christina Morrison joined FedScoop Radio to talk about the contract win and what it means for the company.