Microsoft has won a major cloud migration contract with US telecommunications giant AT&T. Under the terms of the deal AT&T will make Azure the preferred cloud provider for its non-network applications, as part of a broader public cloud-first strategy. The deal will also include company-wide deployment of Microsoft 365.
The contract, which CNBC reports is worth over $2 billion, comes a day after IBM also clinched a sizeable AT&T contract (also reported to be worth $1 billion-plus). This was to modernise AT&T’s software applications and migrate them to IBM’s cloud. The