Home / Contract Awards / Microsoft Wins $10B DoD JEDI Cloud Contract

Microsoft Wins $10B DoD JEDI Cloud Contract

Jeff Brody

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has won the potential 10-year, $10B Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud computing contract from the Department of Defense.

JEDI is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract and includes enterprise-level platform-as-a-service and infrastructure-as-a-service offerings in support of the Pentagon’s mission and business operations, DoD said Friday.

The Washington Headquarters Services obligated $1M in operations and maintenance funds for fiscal year 2020 on a task order, covering the minimum guarantee.

Work will occur at the contractor’s place of performance and is expected to be completed on Oct. 24, 2029.

DoD said JEDI has a two-year base term with a $1M guarantee and it expects spending to reach $210M during the base period driven by user adoption. The Government Accountability Office and the Court of Federal Claims also conducted a review of the acquisition process.

Dana Deasy, DoD’s chief information officer and 2019 Wash100 award winner, said the award marks a step in the implementation of the department’s digital modernization strategy in support of the National Defense Strategy.

In August, the Pentagon’s inspector general established a team of auditors to assess the single-award contract. Microsoft and Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) were named in April as final competitors for the JEDI program.

Check Also

Mitre Promotes Kim Warren to Public Sector Programs VP

Kim Warren, a 17-year veteran at Mitre, has been appointed vice president of public sector programs for the nonprofit corporation's Center for Programs and Technology.

Danny Deep Promoted to General Dynamics Land Systems President

Danny Deep, chief operating officer of General Dynamics' (NYSE: GD) land systems business, has been promoted to succeed Gary Whited as president of the same unit.