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Yep, the usual suspects are sitting down to feast: Dominant vendors get a fat slice of CIA cloud pie and so do IBM and Oracle

Chairman of the Bored

I thought...

...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>

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