Pentagon splits up revamped $9 billion cloud deal among tech giants

Splits defence infrastructure between four providers

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The new announcement is the latest move in a four-year saga that has seen multiple companies' bids considered and rejected, as well as controversy and lawsuits around the awards process
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The new announcement is the latest move in a four-year saga that has seen multiple companies' bids considered and rejected, as well as controversy and lawsuits around the awards process

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has decided to split its lucrative Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC) contract between Google, Oracle, Amazon, and Microsoft.

The DoD said the contracts, which are valid until 2028, may be worth up to $9 billion. The JWCC's outcome is consistent with the DoD's recent decision to use multiple providers for its infrastru...

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