Google (GOOG) (along with partners including Unisys (UIS)) beats Microsoft (MSFT) for a key...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google (GOOG) (along with partners including Unisys (UIS)) beats Microsoft (MSFT) for a key General Services Administration contract that moves the entire agency's mail and collaboration tools to the cloud. It's not a huge deal - $6.7M - but Google and Microsoft have crafted government-specific offerings to scramble for position as more agencies plan to move to cloud computing.