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Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down

Supported by Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down By Daisuke Wakabayashi Nov. 16, 2018 ImageDiane Greene, a co-founder and former chief executive of VMware, was hired in 2015 to expand Google’s cloud computing business.CreditCreditDamien Maloney for The New York Times SAN FRANCISCO — Diane Greene, whose pursuit of Pentagon contracts for artificial […]

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Pentagon awards more than $2 billion in contracts for national-security-capable rocket launches

A rendering of Blue Origin’s New Glenn rocket in flight. (Courtesy of Blue Origin) October 10 at 6:10 PM The Air Force on Wednesday awarded more than $ 2 billion in combined contracts to three companies to develop rockets capable of launching national security satellites. The contracts, part of an effort to increase competition, went […]

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Meet the man at the center of the high-stakes, winner-take-all $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract called JEDI

Dana Deasy Department of Defense, Chief Information Officer, poses for his official portrait in the Army portrait studio at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, May 07, 2018. (U.S. Army photo by William Pratt) Aaron Gregg Reporter covering defense contractors and Washington-area businesses October 2 at 3:05 PM Some companies have covered Metro stations in advertisements. […]

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Artificial Intelligence Is Now a Pentagon Priority. Will Silicon Valley Help?

Artificial Intelligence Is Now a Pentagon Priority. Will Silicon Valley Help? ImageDefense Secretary Jim Mattis, right, has argued to President Trump that the United States is not keeping pace with the ambitious plans of China and other countries when it comes to artificial intelligence.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times By Cade Metz Aug. 26, 2018 MOUNTAIN […]