Donald Trump said in August his administration would ‘take a very long look’ at contract, after public swipes at Amazon

The Pentagon has awarded Microsoft a $10bn cloud computing contract, beating out favourite Amazon, whose competitive bid drew criticism from US president Donald Trump and its business rivals.

Bidding for the huge project, known as Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure, or JEDI, pitted leading tech titans Microsoft, Amazon, Oracle and IBM against one another.

Continue reading…

Read More Pentagon awards bn cloud computing deal to Microsoft, snubbing Amazon

Facebook Comments