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Former CIO Schwartz: Improving citizen services takes a change of culture as much as technology

Mark Schwartz, an enterprise strategist at Amazon Web Services, said public and private sector organizations like are responding to the pace of change,…

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DoD picks Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Oracle for multibillion dollar project to replace JEDI Cloud

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22nd Mobile Public Affairs Detac/Pfc. Hubert DelanySpc. Johnny Bennett, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to the XVIII Airborne Corps, does “mock door training” before an Airborne Operation at Sicily Drop Zone on Fort Bragg, N.C., Feb. 23, 2017. “Mock door training” is when Paratroopers are put in an airplane mockup to practice the jump commands and aircraft procedures that they will be given during their actual airborne assault. (U.S. Army Photo by Hubert D. Delany III/22nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

Army’s largest corps is getting its troops AI-enabled

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Pentagon finishes research for JEDI replacement as Supreme Court dismisses final legal challenge

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Pentagon cancels JEDI Cloud contract after years of contentious litigation

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Appeals court turns back Oracle’s latest challenge to JEDI contract

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AWS files yet another JEDI protest, challenges DoD’s process for reconsidering the contract

Amazon’s latest complaint claims DoD has refused to respond to questions about how to price the revised cloud proposals it’s requesting from AWS and Microsoft.

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In this Tuesday, March 17, 2020, photo hand sanitizer and cleaner wipes sit in a cart as Des Moines Area Religious Council food pantry worker Patrick Minor passes out food at a senior center in Des Moines, Iowa. The Associated Press has found that the critical shortage of testing swabs, protective masks, surgical gowns and hand sanitizer can be tied to a sudden drop in imports of medical supplies. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

USPS sets up coronavirus supplies command center

In today’s Federal Newscast, a supplies command center has been established by the Postal Service, to help its employees get masks, gloves, hand sanitizer…

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FILE- This Jan. 21, 2017, file photo shows the floor of the main lobby of the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va. The FBI “exercised remarkable caution and candor” in securing search warrants that led to espionage charges against a former CIA employee, prosecutors have told a federal judge presiding over the case. Prosecutors said a court hearing is not necessary to reject Joshua Adam Schulte’s claims that evidence should be tossed out because searches of his New York City residence and various electronic accounts were illegal. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Time for DoD to cancel JEDI, ride the CIA’s cloud coattails

The IT Acquisition Advisory Council (IT-AAC) sent a memo to House and Senate lawmakers explaining why the Defense Department should drop its JEDI plan and follow the path of the CIA.

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