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Pentagon cancels controversial $ 10 billion JEDI cloud deal

US Department of Defense today Announcement Cancellation of the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) contract awarded to Microsoft in 2019. The $ 10 billion contract that was planned to overhaul DoD’s cloud infrastructure will be replaced by the Joint Warfighter Cloud Capability (JWCC) contract instead.

The Jedi were controversial from the beginning.A single vendor contract was scheduled to be awarded in 2018, but complaints about the process Delayed selection Judge until 2019 and in 2020 I issued an injunction To Microsoft after Amazon claimed to have lost its contract as a result of President Donald Trump’s prejudice against former CEO Jeff Bezos.

https://www.tomshardware.com/uk/news/us-defense-department-cancels-jedi-contract Pentagon cancels controversial $ 10 billion JEDI cloud deal

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