Oracle says the Defense Department’s JEDI acquisition is fatally flawed, violating numerous procurement and conflict of interest statutes.
After losing its case before the Government Accountability Office, Oracle is taking its protest of DoD’s huge cloud procurement to the Court of Federal Claims
The Government Accountability Office said it received more than 2,600 protests in fiscal 2018, which was less than a 1 percent increase over 2017.
Washington procurement attorney Joseph Petrillo had more analysis on the decision to deny Oracle’s pre-award protest of the Defense Department’s so-called Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud procurement.
In legal filings, the Pentagon said it wants to move up to 80 percent of its applications to JEDI.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Postal Service lost money for the 12th straight year, although a rate increase on stamps could help.
The Government Accountability Office denied the protest of the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) solicitation by Oracle saying DoD was consistent with statutes and regulations.
IBM said DoD is going against industry best practices by limiting competition with a single cloud environment under the $10 billion JEDI procurement.
GAO dismissed Granite’s bid protest of the Labor Department’s solicitation under the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) contract after the agency said it would take corrective action.
Federal contractors are deeply concerned about the Pentagon’s move to the cloud and Federal News Radio asked why.