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JEDI contract

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The Pentagon has called off the $10 billion JEDI cloud-computing contract Microsoft and Amazon were arguing over

The Pentagon has canceled the $10 billion cloud-infrastructure plan it awarded Microsoft in 2019. The Pentagon cited "evolving requirements, increased cloud conversancy, and industry advances." Amazon filed a complaint accusing the Trump administration of influencing the award process. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Pentagon has canceled the $10 billion cloud-infrastructure contract Microsoft and Amazon were fighting over, CNBC and other outlets reported on Tuesday.The Department of Defense granted Microsoft the massive contract in 2019. Amazon soon after challenged the grant, claiming former President Trump had i...