In a surprise move, two Republican lawmakers wrote to the U.S. Attorney General to investigate Amazon’s potential anti-competitive behavior E-commerce Riese is pursuing allegations that former President Trump disrupted the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) Contract.
JEDI is the massive $ 10 billion project to migrate the Pentagon’s computer infrastructure to the cloud. It was awarded to Microsoft in 2019, but no work has started yet as Amazon has obtained an injunction against Microsoft Microsoft prevent from the beginning of the work on the JEDI project.
US Federal Claim Court last week refused a joint application by the Department of Defense (DoD) and Microsoft to prevent Amazon from bringing these allegations to court, causing further delays and possibly even the cancellation of the entire JEDI project.
Well, Senator Mike Lee and Republican Ken Buck, in letters from the Wall Street Journal, claim that Amazon may have violated antitrust and federal laws …