Federal judge orders Pentagon to stop JEDI work; calls for Amazon to post $42M to cover delay

February 13, 2020 at 2:26 PM
A federal judge today ordered the Pentagon to stop work under the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contract and directed Amazon to post $42 million in security to potentially account for the cost of delaying the cloud services award. In a sealed order, Judge Patricia Campbell-Smith granted Amazon Web Services' request for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction as part of the company's protest in the Court of Federal Claims. The Pentagon awarded the potential 10-year, $10 billion JEDI contract...

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