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Army to launch $1B cloud contract in fiscal 2023


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

For resiliency, the Army may look to rely more on commercial systems than SIPRNet, NIPRNet


The Army’s top IT official on Wednesday questioned the utility of the service’s current classified and unclassified network configurations and instead pointed to the possibility of relying on commercial systems that could be more resilient in future conflicts against sophisticated adversaries. Adversaries will contest U.S. forces unlike ever before, straining the network and making it harder for data to be passed back and forth and accessed at the right time,…