Inside the Pentagon - August 9, 2018

Oracle files pre-award protest in $10B JEDI cloud competition

Justin Doubleday   | August 08, 2018
Oracle America filed a pre-award protest this week against the Pentagon's Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure solicitation, as the company argues the contract will lock DOD into a "legacy cloud" for the next decade. The bid protest, filed Aug. 6, comes less than two weeks after the Defense Department issued the formal request for proposals for the JEDI cloud program. The Government Accountability Office has until Nov. 14 to decide on the case. "The technology industry is innovating around next-generation cloud...

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