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Microsoft Gets Big Cloud Win in Defense Department

Microsoft’s Azure Government has become the first commercial cloud provider to receive official provisional authorization to host the Defense Department’s most sensitive controlled unclassified information.

According to a blog post by Microsoft Azure’s general manager, Tom Keane, the Microsoft cloud can host any kind of unclassified DOD data, including critical infrastructure information and controlled unclassified data that currently reside in national security systems.

Source: Microsoft Gets Big Cloud Win in Defense Department – Nextgov.com

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