The Defense Department will take the next step in its quest for an enterprise-wide cloud computing contract potentially worth billions on March 7, hosting an industry day.
The industry day, which will take place at the Sheraton Hotel in Pentagon City, will give tech and defense contractors the opportunity to listen to a series of Defense Department officials provide updates on the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud acquisition. According to the public posting, officials expect to release a draft request for proposal — a precursor to a contract the department intends to award in fiscal 2018 — with instructions for submitting written questions. Officials will not take live questions during the event.
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