Pentagon is still deciding on AWS or Microsoft for JEDI deal

The US Department of Defense was supposed to announce whether AWS or Microsoft had been awarded the the Pentagon’s $10bn Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud contract this week after it was given a 120-day stay to reconsider parts of the contract and collect revised bids from both cloud giants.

However, the Pentagon recently requested for an additional 30 days to come to a final decision on the matter, pushing the deadline back to September 16.

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Frederic M. Kolodziej

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