BREAKING: Microsoft wins major Pentagon cloud contract worth up to $10B, beating out Amazon https://t.co/sBrGJwxjMc— CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) October 25, 2019
Congrats @satyanadella @BradSmi @BillGates— Josh Wolfe (@wolfejosh) October 26, 2019
Microsoft took a thoughtful, measured, moral position.
Not just $10B+. But a LOT of future trust + customer value.
—which Google completely ceded out of PR fear + bullying by employee pressure.https://t.co/3OR6uSMRuX
I’m probably not the only person to notice that @azure certifications and skills just became far more valuable today.— Corey Quinn (@QuinnyPig) October 26, 2019
People leaving the military in future years will have Azure skills. Folks able / willing to pass background checks and play with Azure have a giant demand for their skills.— Corey Quinn (@QuinnyPig) October 26, 2019
For AWS this would have been another large customer. For Azure, it changes their future.— Corey Quinn (@QuinnyPig) October 26, 2019