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AWS Launches Aerospace and Satellite Solutions Business Segment; Lockheed’s Rick Ambrose Quoted

Rick Ambrose EVP Lockheed Martin

Amazon Web Services has unveiled a new business segment that will focus on bringing AWS platforms and services to the space market. Clint Crosier, a retired U.S. Air Force major general and former director of space force planning at the U.S. Space Force, will lead the company’s Aerospace and Satellite Solutions business segment.

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IHS Markit Selects AWS Preferred Cloud Infrastructure Provider; Mike Clayville Quoted

Mike Clayville VP AWS

IHS Markit has selected Amazon Web Services as its preferred cloud infrastructure provider and will transfer its data processing infrastructure, corporate platforms and end user applications to AWS to accelerate innovation and improve resiliency, AWS announced Monday

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Salesforce Launches FedRAMP Certified Government Cloud Plus; Dave Rey, Teresa Carlson Quoted

Dave Rey

Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) has launched Government Cloud Plus, a multitenant cloud infrastructure specifically isolated for U.S. federal, state, and local government customers, contractors and federally funded research and development centers, the company announced Thursday.

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Pentagon Eyes ‘Another Solicitation Amendment’ to JEDI Cloud Contract

The Department of Defense said in a Court of Federal Claims status report that it may consider “another solicitation amendment” and “additional limited proposal revisions” from Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Amazon Web Services for the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud contract, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday.

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Dave Levy Shares Insight on AWS-Backed Coronavirus Research Projects

Dave Levy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2020 — Dave Levy, vice president of Amazon Web Services' U.S. government business and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, said AWS collaborates with multiple research organizations to accelerate diagnosis and treatment of the novel coronavirus with technology, ExecutiveBiz reported May 22.

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