Tags Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI)

Army to launch $1B cloud contract in fiscal 2023

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Army CIO Raj Iyer also said the service is planning to divest from NIPRNet on its journey to the cloud.

Air Force CIO: 'We're not waiting' for JWCC

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While the Department of Defense hopes to award contracts to cloud providers later this year for its enterprisewide Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability (JWCC), the Air Force is planning to continue building out its Cloud One platform as its cloud environment of choice. “The short story is we’re not waiting, we haven’t waited, we will continue to not wait for anybody else to come and provide us with capability,” Air Force…

Despite delay, experts not concerned by DOD’s JWCC cloud contract timeline

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Experts aren’t concerned that the Department of Defense is delaying the award of its multibillion-dollar enterprise cloud capability by several months, they told FedScoop. Originally planned for award in April, the DOD pushed its anticipated timeline for the Joint Warfighting Cloud Capability to December to allow more time to evaluate vendor proposals. JWCC will provide what the department and experts say is a much-needed enterprise cloud capability and move beyond…

Software modernization and cloud migration go hand in hand for DOD

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Cloud migration and software modernization go hand in hand for the Department of Defense, according to a top technology official. The department recently minted a new software modernization strategy, published in February, aimed at developing an enterprise approach to building software. That strategy replaced the 2018 cloud strategy as well. The reason the Pentagon didn’t create a standalone cloud strategy is because officials sees the two initiatives as closely linked.…

Transportation Command migrating applications to Air Force's Cloud One

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The U.S. Transportation Command plans to migrate its cloud applications to the Air Force‘s Cloud One platform offering over the next two years. Senior IT acquisition officials told participants during a virtual industry day Wednesday they have met with the Cloud One team to kick-off the partnership, focused for now on a handful of pilots to migrate USTRANSCOM’s transportation modeling and simulation tool and both classified and unclassified versions of…