Keep your friends close and your enemies closer
AWS, Microsoft, Google, Oracle, and IBM can celebrate Thanksgiving safe in the knowledge they have won a place on the US Central Intelligence Agency’s lucrative Commercial Cloud Enterprise contract. Thought to be worth tens of billions of US dollars, the contract is set to see the companies compete for business with the CIA …
Is there any way this article could be moved a bit further away from some of the ones which bang on about the close links between Chinese companies and their government? It's a little awkward having them so close by.
And seventeen US intelligence agencies? Really? I never thought I would say this, but I had never realised how much intelligence there was in the US government!
There is nothing of intelligence that these people do
The unintelligent and insecurity services do just that, make stupid selfish decisions which lead to insecurities and instability. IT’S WHAT THEY DO
The 45 minute dossier was a “piece of intelligence”
Others may argue it was a crock of shit
Some may even dare to shout “LIES!”
...the point of a source selection was to foster competition, which would force vendors to offer a compelling product at a competitive price. Use open or standards-based requirements to avoid vendor lock-in, and rinse/repeat every few years.
If everyone wins, it's not a competition. You get a 'national team' like NASA's National Space Alliance. That worked well <snort>
So now is a good time to exit this shit show of an industry?
These sociopathic sycophants are practically falling over themselves to get into bed with the military industrial complex. If you thought IBM collaborating with the Nazis ended badly, wait until this mountain of cunts band together
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