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IBM Inks $1B Cloud Deal With Interior Department
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Michael Endler
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Michael Endler,
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8/15/2013 | 2:13:27 AM
re: IBM Inks $1B Cloud Deal With Interior Department
Sounds like a nice win for IBM. There's some buzz going around about Microsoft developing a version of its Cloud OS specifically for government, so it'll be interesting to see how contracts fall as more federal agencies adopt cloud technologies.
ChrisMurphy
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8/14/2013 | 10:46:12 PM
re: IBM Inks $1B Cloud Deal With Interior Department
This is the second article today I read on IW Government about the feds feeling good about pushing the cloud agenda. Cloud First seems like sound policy; cloud-for-cloud's-sake is the risk at the extreme.


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