The United States Department of Defense (DoD) has completed a comprehensive re-evaluation of its $10bn Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure Cloud (JEDI) cloud computing contract proposals and determined that Microsoft's submission still represents the best value for the government.
The US Defense Department's inspector general has found that the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) project cloud contract award process wasn't improperly influenced by President Trump.
Amazon is to protest a Pentagon decision to award Microsoft a massive cloud-computing contract worth up to $10 billion, after the Pentagon awarded the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) contract to Microsoft last month.
Microsoft has won a $10 billion Pentagon contract for cloud computing services. Amazon s considering a challenge to the award of the contract to Microsoft’s much smaller Azure business, citing President Donald Trump’s interference in the bidding process.