Pentagon building clouds to secure smaller defense contractors
The Department of Defense is experimenting with providing innovative small companies government-furnished clouds to secure their software environment — something they often can't afford to do on their own.
The Pentagon opens JEDI cloud for bidding, still as a single award contract
After months of delays and contentious debate among industry, DOD issued the final request for proposals Thursday for its JEDI contract.
Pentagon puts ‘cloud initiative’ under new CIO Dana Deasy’s leadership
Deasy, who's been the department's CIO since May, will replace Chief Management Officer Jay Gibson at the head of the program.
Pentagon hires software acquisition specialist
Jeff Boleng will be part of the executive leadership team of Ellen Lord, undersecretary of Defense for acquisition and sustainment
Finally, a look inside DOD’s commercial cloud JEDI contract
At an industry day, Pentagon officials detailed their vision for the JEDI contract. "We want to bring this to the warfighter," one official said.