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Amazon to provide cloud services for the CIA, beating IBM

I’ve been using Amazon as by back up / hard drive replacement for 7 years now, most recently through Bitcasa.  So I am always interested to watch Amazon grow in their cloud services, and they just continue to exude confidence.  Now they are approved and to provide cloud services to the CIA which would require some serious diligence to obtain.

Amazon reports quarterly net loss of $41M, sales above $17B, exceeding expectations

It’s been a big quarter for Amazon, which saw the launch of new models of the Kindle Fire, a new Kindle Paperwhite, as well as sealing the deal on a major contract to provide cloud services for the CIA.

More here.

Written by Colin Henderson

October 24, 2013 at 18:35

Posted in Uncategorized

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