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Microsoft, IBM Team With Oracle To Lobby Against AWS Winning Entirety Of Pentagon Cloud Contract: Report

Last updated: 04-16-2018

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Microsoft, IBM Team With Oracle To Lobby Against AWS Winning Entirety Of Pentagon Cloud Contract: Report

A coalition of tech giants has formed around Oracle's efforts to torpedo a deal they expect will deliver to Amazon Web Services the entirety of a massive U.S. Department of Defense contract for cloud computing services, Bloomberg reported Friday. Microsoft and IBM, two of Amazon's most-prominent cloud rivals, as well as hardware giants Dell and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, all want a piece of the looming contract. Those companies are joining Oracle in lobbying the federal government against pr...


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