• IBM files formal JEDI protest a day before bidding process closes

    5 days ago - By TechCrunch

    IBM announced yesterday that it has filed a formal protest with the U.S. Government Accountability Office over the structure of the Pentagon's winner-take-all $10 billion, 10-year JEDI cloud contract. The protest came just a day before the bidding process is scheduled to close. As IBM put it in a blog post , they took issues with the single vendor approach. They are certainly not alone.
    Just about every vendor short of Amazon, which has remained mostly quiet, has been complaining about this strategy. IBM certainly faces a tough fight going up against Amazon and Microsoft .
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  • China's Huawei to invest 1 billion yuan in cloud business over 3 years

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the world's largest telecom-equipment maker, plans to invest 1 billion yuan over the next three year to develop artificial intelligence capabilities for its cloud business, it said on Friday.
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