Cloud

New DOD CIO Dana Deasy: ‘Cloud is a brilliant opportunity to re-engineer’

by Billy Mitchell • 3 days ago

Deasy called cloud "the most phenomenal opportunity I think we've ever experienced as technical folks to be able to look at your legacy estate and say this is a brilliant opportunity to re-engineer."

Microsoft nabs part of the intelligence community cloud market in new deal

by Billy Mitchell • 5 days ago

The deal is a big win for Microsoft as it gives it a chance to compete in the intelligence community cloud market.

Pentagon to Congress: Multiple awards for JEDI cloud would be too slow, costly

by Billy Mitchell • 7 days ago

A multiple award contract, the department believes, “could prevent DoD from rapidly delivering new capabilities and improved effectiveness to the warfighter that enterprise-level cloud computing can enable.”

House threatens DOD funding for JEDI commercial cloud in 2019 NDAA draft

by Billy Mitchell • 2 weeks ago

If the Pentagon wants to fund its $10 billion commercial cloud acquisition, it has some questions to answer about the contract's single award.

Pentagon preps $8 billion cloud contract that’s not JEDI

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

The DOD wants to bring its enterprise communication, collaboration and productivity applications into the 21st century with a proposed cloud acquisition worth up to $8 billion.

In second draft, DOD stands firmly by single award for JEDI cloud contract

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

While the contract was amended in some places to reflect the more than 1,000 comments and concerns of interested vendors, the contract's single award acquisition strategy remains.