USDA partners with Microsoft to make sense of farm data in new pilot
The FarmBeats platform can build machine-learning models across disparate datasets monitoring soil and weather, and the agency hopes to bring it to 200-plus research stations and farms nationwide.
Microsoft Outlook mobile cleared for DOD use
The mobile version of Microsoft's personal information management software, Outlook, will now be available to all federal customers.
‘Don’t bid on JEDI,’ employees tell Microsoft
"Microsoft, don’t bid on JEDI," company employees wrote in a blog post on the site Medium.
Google drops out of $10B JEDI competition
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
Microsoft’s cloud computing platform will expand its government services in early 2019, including providing Secret region capabilities for the DOD.