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Journey to the Future of Money with Red Hat at Money 20/20

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 12:00

Event season is in full swing for the Red Hat Financial services team, and this time, we are headed to the bright lights of Las Vegas to attend Money 20/20 USA, being held from October 27 - 30th. Red Hat will be attending to sponsor a number of activities and discuss the important role open source technologies play in the future of payments, money and banking activities. 

Red Hat Government Symposium: Transforming culture and creating open innovation powerhouses

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 12:00

For state, local and federal government agencies, digital transformation means much more than just migrating away from legacy technology systems. It involves inspiring ideas, encouraging communication and collaboration, and empowering government employees to forge their organizations’ innovation pathways. 

Red Hat and SAS: Enabling enterprise intelligence across the hybrid cloud

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:00

Every day 2.5 quintillion bytes of big data is created - this data comes from externally sourced websites, blog posts, tweets, sensors of various types and public data initiatives such as the human genome project as well as audio and video recordings from smart devices/apps and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Working together to raise mental health awareness: How Red Hat observed World Mental Health Day

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:00

Cultivating a diverse and inclusive workspace is an important part of Red Hat’s open culture. That’s why we work to create an environment where associates feel comfortable bringing their whole selves to work every single day. One way we achieve this mission is by making sure that Red Hatters who wish to share their mental health experiences, are met with compassion and understanding, but most importantly, without stigma. It is estimated that one in four adults suffers from mental illness every year.

Top 10 highlights at Red Hat Summit 2019

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 12:00

As we careen into Fall, we at Red Hat have had a few months to catch our breath after another fantastic Red Hat Summit. Which means… we're busy planning for next year's Red Hat Summit. As we get everything lined up for next year, let's take a look back at some of the highlights from our time in Boston.

Awards roll call: Red Hat awards, July 2019 - October 2019

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 12:00

As we head into the new season, we’d like to spread the excitement by sharing some of our latest awards and industry recognition. Since our last roundup, Red Hat has been honored with accolades highlighting our unique culture, our creative and design work and our expansive product portfolio.  

Enhancing availability of SAP deployments with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 for SAP Solutions

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 12:00

In August 2019, we announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.7, the latest update to the stable and production-ready RHEL 7 platform. RHEL 7 helps customers meet the modern datacenter demands as well as the next-generation IT requirements of existing and new SAP workloads. On top of that, RHEL 7 for SAP Solutions includes additional capabilities to support SAP Applications across the hybrid cloud, from bare-metal servers to public cloud instances, all on a standard, flexible and scalable operating system platform.

The Business Benefits of Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated: A 3x return on investment

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 12:00

Red Hat commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact (TEI) study1 to examine the value that customers could achieve by deploying Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated. Forrester interviewed OpenShift Dedicated customers about the benefits, costs, risks, and flexibility they experienced using the platform. The companies interviewed had annual revenues of over $1 billion and used Red Hat for over three years. 

Let's build an education system for an open future

Thu, 09/26/2019 - 12:00

(Editor's note: This is an edited version of a chapter that appears in The Open Organization Guide for Educators, available now.)

Grow your virtualization environments without breaking the bank

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 12:00

An IT director at a large financial services company shares the benefits and cost reductions they’ve experienced by switching to Red Hat Virtualization. In just three years, it’s paved the way for an efficient, stable and cost-effective virtualization environment.

Powering the hybrid cloud on next-generation hardware: Red Hat Enterprise Linux on IBM System Z and LinuxONE

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:00

For more than five years we have been driving our technology strategy around the idea that the future of enterprise IT does not reside solely in an enterprise datacenter or in the public cloud. Instead the next wave of computing is built on a blend of these technologies and infrastructure: in short, the future is hybrid.

Red Hat UK ranked fourth in Best Workplaces In Tech 2019

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 12:00

At Red Hat we love to celebrate our people and culture, and it is with great pleasure that we can share that Red Hat in the United Kingdom has been honoured in the Great Place to Work awards, ranking fourth in the UK's Best Workplaces in Tech 2019, large company category.

Hello Kubernetes 1.16: Custom Resource Definitions ease the creation and long term management of APIs

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:00

Kubernetes 1.16 is expected to arrive this week, and with it comes a host of new changes that help ease management for users of this container orchestration platform. For users of Kubernetes, and of Red Hat OpenShift, this release signals the arrival of the general availability for Custom Resource Definitions (CRDs). 

Open letter to the Free Software Foundation Board of Directors

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:00

To the Board of Directors of the Free Software Foundation (FSF):    

Red Hat Success Stories: Reducing friction in Southeast Asia banking and more

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 12:00

Wondering how Red Hat is helping its customers to succeed? Last month we published six customer success stories that highlight how we've helped customers gain efficiency, cut costs, and transform the way they deliver software. Read on to find out how Ascend Money, Heritage Bank, Generali Switzerland, and others have worked with Red Hat to improve their business. 

Generate SELinux policies for containers with Udica

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 12:00

In Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 beta, we included a new utility for generating tailored SELinux policies for containers. To learn what Udica offers, why you might want to start testing Udica, and how to get started, read on! 

Forking the syllabus (and three other ways to hack education this year)

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:00

Students everywhere are returning to school this season. But what kinds of schools are they returning to?

Are their classrooms organized like industrial-era factory floors, built around ideals like mass standardization and tailored for maximum efficiency? Or do they look more like agile, networked learning communities?

Red Hat Quay 3.1: Now even better across distributed environments

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:00

Today Red Hat announces Red Hat Quay 3.1. 

The Four “Os” of Open Banking

Wed, 09/04/2019 - 12:00

While I was studying computer science, the notion of open source was much argued over. Our university professors found the idea playful but approached it from an old-school way where they could not fully grasp how it would fit into a business landscape. We students, on the other hand, found the open source movement empowering. Not only did it provide us with reliable and free tools, it also gave us the chance of contributing to a global community from our small classroom in Algeria.

Red Hat sets new performance records on AMD ROME processors

Wed, 09/04/2019 - 12:00

As x86_64 hardware sees improvements in the area of CPU die size reduction, Red Hat has continued to work with our partners to better enable world class performance. Recently, AMD released its ROME line of processors, known as the AMD Epyc 7002 Series. With a die size of 7nm, AMD has achieved several new performance world records and many of these results have been with workloads running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 and RHEL 8.