Not for nothing, this injunction could slow Microsoft's plans to provide hardware and cloud-based software support to the Department of Defense, but could also end up costing Amazon upwards of $42 million if the courts find the current hold to be inaccurate and wrongfully issued in favor of AWS.
The Pentagon and Amazon did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Among other things it is meant to improve the military's remote access to data and technology, and help it host classified military secrets. In July, Trump publicly stated that other companies told him the contract "wasn't competitively bid", and he said the administration would "take a very long look" at it. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has always been a target of Trump; the president calls the Bezos-owned Washington Post "fake news" whenever it publishes unfavorable stories about him. "All we're trying to do through this protest and this request for a legal review is to ensure that a proper decision was made on behalf of USA taxpayers", Amazon spokesperson Jay Carney told CNBC.
Amazon was long seen as the favourite to win the contract until DoD announced in October that it was awarding the JEDI project to Microsoft.
Last year, Mr Trump told reporters that the United States was looking closely at the contract, noting that he had been getting "tremendous complaints" from several companies about it. Amazon believes that President Trump shows bias against the company because the Washington Post, a paper owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has criticized the President's administration.
The President said in July previous year that it would look into the contract after IBM, Microsoft, and Oracle complained about the bidding process.
A source had told MailOnline at the time: 'Caroline wanted to speak as she's so sick of all the rumours and speculation about her. The allegations resulted in her stepping down as the host of ITV2's Love Island for the winter season this year.
According to the latest oddsmakers, the Pelicans are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -2.5 points against the Thunder. Brandon Ingram is averaging 24.9 points and 4.2 assists while Zion Williamson is averaging 21 points and 7.7 rebounds.
Orlando Bloom paid a heartfelt tribute to his son by getting a Morse code tattoo of his name - but it turns out it was misspelled. The actor and Aussie model divorced in 2013 after three years of marriage, but have remained close for the sake of their son.
Al-Qaeda claimed the attack, which proved to be a propaganda victory for the group and its founder Osama bin Laden before 9/11. For months now, Sudanese and U.S. officials have been in talks to remove the northeast African country from the blacklist.
Neymar has missed PSG's 2-1 win at Nantes and 4-2 victory over Lyon since suffering his injury against Montpellier on February 1. Tuchel hinted that Neymar will not play against Amiens as the side will not take the risks.
Last year, former coach Jay Gruden said Norman's play had not risen to superstar status the team expected when they signed him. The veteran defensive back said multiple teams have contacted his agent in regards to signing him as a free agent.
I have the feeling everything is coming together a lot better. "We have a positive momentum and we want to carry that forward". The MCL35 is significant for McLaren, considering it is the first one technical director James Key is overseeing.
Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are having a baby
A few months ago, it was reported that ace Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra was pregnant and fans were excited about the news. Well after a year, seems like the family is all set and positive to welcome Sophie and Joe's first baby.
New virus cases fall; WHO says China bought the world time
Beijing has ordered anyone returning to the city to be quarantined for 14 days or risk punishment in a bid to contain coronavirus. The National Health Commission reported 143 new deaths on Saturday, with all but four in Hubei, raising the toll to 1,523.
Devin Booker named NBA All-Star replacement
Earlier this season Booker became the fourth-youngest player in National Basketball Association history to score 7,000 points. Tyler Ulis, Booker's former teammate and best friend, took a moment to congratulate him on a Twitter.
Port Coquitlam MLA calls Wet'suwet'en blockade 'a disgrace'
Teamsters Canada, the country's largest union in the transportation sector, called on the federal government to intervene. Railway shippers called on the prime minister to "act decisively" to prevent a complete shutdown of Canada's rail system.
Mystery illnesses in China could be caused by new virus
After scientists characterize the novel virus, the next step will be to develop a quick test to help triage patients, he said. Such viruses are common in people but more exotic versions from bats, camels and other animals have caused severe illness .
China struggles to slow coronavirus spread
The National Health Commission reported 143 new deaths on Saturday, with all but four in Hubei, raising the toll to 1,523. Wuhan , the central Chinese city of 11 million people where the outbreak began, has been hardest hit by the virus.
Flights grounded as Air Italy ceases trading
Air Italy was founded back in the early 1960s and began as Alisarda serving domestic flights in Italy and a few in Europe. Like many airlines, Air Italy has suffered from the financial effects of the ongoing grounding of the 737 Max aircraft.