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Saturday January 05, 2013

Microsoft Scores Big: Three Year Contract with DoD

Windows 8 operating system might not be as popular with the public as Windows 7 is just yet, but someone cares enough to place an order for 330K units: the Department of Defense. Microsoft has inked a 3 year licensing deal with the DoD to supply Windows 8, Office 2013 and Sharepoint 2013 to satisfy the needs of 450K employees..

This is the first time that three major DOD agenciesآ—the Army, Air Force, and Defense Information Systems Agencyآ— have entered into a single agreement with Microsoft, Redmond says