Pentagon officials are considering ending its JEDI cloud computing project, which is embroiled in Amazon litigation, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday.
Amazon viewed as the front runner to win the $ 10 billion JEDI project went to Microsoft in 2019has argued that the treaty process reflected undue influence from former President Trump.
A US federal court judge last month declined to dismiss Amazon’s claims that the Trump administration interfered with the Pentagon’s award.
Last year, the US Department of Defense completed a major re-evaluation of its contract proposals, finding that Microsoft’s filing still represents the best value for the government.
Microsoft said in a statement emailed Monday it was ready to ship JEDI, but that the trial battle was harmful.
“We agree with the US Department of Defense and Justice that prolonged litigation is detrimental and has been delayed in making it …