‘Don’t bid on JEDI,’ employees tell Microsoft

by Billy Mitchell • 7 days ago

"Microsoft, don’t bid on JEDI," company employees wrote in a blog post on the site Medium.

IBM is protesting the Pentagon’s JEDI cloud contract, too

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

The company is the second to file a pre-award protest against the $10 billion contract solicitation.

Google drops out of $10B JEDI competition

by Carten Cordell • 1 week ago

The tech giant removed itself from competition for the DoD’s hotly contested cloud contract, citing ethical concerns about the use of artificial intelligence.

Microsoft Azure to offer Secret-level enabled cloud services in 2019

by Carten Cordell • 1 week ago

Microsoft’s cloud computing platform will expand its government services in early 2019, including providing Secret region capabilities for the DOD.

CSRA wins potential $95M contract to provide commercial cloud for Navy

by Billy Mitchell • 3 weeks ago

CSRA, now a subsidiary of General Dynamics IT, will provide commercial cloud capabilities from multiple services providers, including Microsoft and Amazon Web Services, to the Navy at Impact Levels 2, 4 and 5.

Jeff Bezos pushes government to buy commercial for ‘auto-magic’ benefits

by Billy Mitchell • 4 weeks ago

When agencies buy commercial capabilities, Bezos said, they "keep improving kind of ‘auto-magically’ without any effort."

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