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SQL Server 2019 now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 13:00

This week, Microsoft certified its SQL Server 2019 release for use with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.

OpenShift under the hood: How global systems integrators like DXC Technology are using enterprise Kubernetes to build on the promise of PaaS

Tue, 01/07/2020 - 13:00

Anwar Belayachi is a senior partner global solutions architect for the DXC Technology Alliance at Red Hat.

Accelerating application development and deployment processes for the cloud and digital era doesn’t just happen. Building the next-generation of enterprise apps, which are likely going to be cloud-native, requires a new set of tools, practices and platforms is a vital component to the success of these transformation initiatives. 

Celebrating 20 years of enterprise Java: reflections

Mon, 12/23/2019 - 13:00

"The world doesn't need another object-oriented language." At the time Java got its start, it was easy to dismiss the language as unnecessary, just like industry analyst John R. Rymer did when he was first introduced to Java while working at Giga Information Group, at a time when SmallTalk and C++ were "really big deals." And yet, the Java language—and the enterprise platform built on it—would go on to become important parts of the enterprise technology stack for many years.

What does it mean to be a great place to work?

Fri, 12/20/2019 - 13:00

As we head into the end of 2019, I’ve been reflecting on the past year. This has been a time of immense opportunity, successes and growth for Red Hat and our associates. 

Looking into the next 20 years of enterprise Java

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 13:00

Over the past few posts, we’ve taken a look at some of the innovations, milestones, and proud moments of the past 20 years of enterprise Java. Now it’s time to look forward and think about where enterprise Java is going in the next few decades.

Red Hat selects the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for 2019 U.S. corporate holiday donation

Wed, 12/18/2019 - 13:00

For the twelfth year in a row, Red Hatters took an active role in selecting a charitable organization to be the beneficiary of our holiday U.S. corporate donation. During the process, they nominated more than 140 charities and more than 1,250 associates participated in the final vote.

Celebrating 20 years of enterprise Java: Milestones

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 13:00

As we celebrate the last 20 years of enterprise Java, it is important to look back at the platform's history to better understand where it came from and how we arrived where we are today.

Enterprise Java emerged during a pivotal time in the history of enterprise computing. When Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) 1.2 was introduced in December 1999, it not only marked the birth of enterprise Java, but also signaled an important shift in how organizations were thinking about the web.

Celebrating 20 years of enterprise Java: Innovation

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 13:00

Twenty years ago this week, enterprise Java was born. The Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) launched as version 1.2 on Dec. 12, 1999. It built upon many years of work previously in the enterprise distributed systems arena, such as the common object request broker architecture (CORBA) and distributed computing environment (DCE), and its birth marked the beginning of a technology that would become a powerhouse in the world of enterprise application development.

Red Hat Global Customer Tech Outlook 2020: Hybrid cloud leads strategy, AI/ML leaps to the forefront

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 13:00

For the sixth year running, we have reached out to our customers to hear where they are in their technology journey, and where they wish to go in the next year. For the 2020-focused survey, we received more than 870 qualified responses1 from Red Hat customers from around the world. They've weighed in about their challenges, strategies, and technologies they are planning to pursue in the next year and we're eager to share the results with you in our report. 

Registration for Red Hat Summit 2020 now open!

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 13:00

One of the most exciting days of the year is finally here. Registration for Red Hat Summit 2020 is now open!

We’re heading back to San Francisco and the Moscone Center on April 27-29, 2020, where we expect thousands of customers, partners and technology industry leaders from around the world to come together for a high-energy week of innovation, education and collaboration.

Red Hat Customer Success Stories: Migrating to SAP S/4HANA with RHEL for SAP Solutions and more

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 13:00

Automation and management are important tools for organizations looking to modernize, improve efficiency, and expand their IT systems without having to add staff. When faced with these problems, some companies turn to Red Hat to help them use enterprise open source to solve their problems. See how Mann & Schröder Cosmetics, Swiss Federal Railways, and Česká spořitelna worked with Red Hat to improve their IT. 

Celebrating KEDA 1.0: Providing an event-driven scale capability for any container workload

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 13:00

Today the community celebrates KEDA 1.0, an open source project aimed at providing event-driven scale capabilities for container workloads.

Inside the Book of Red Hat

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 13:00

Shared stories are the cornerstone of community. And in open organizations like Red Hat—where community is paramount—shared stories are especially important to the collective identity that binds participants together.

Red Hat Introduces open source Project Quay container registry

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 13:00

Today Red Hat is introducing the open sourcing of Project Quay, the upstream project representing the code that powers Red Hat Quay and

From the core to the edge: How Red Hat is helping to drive accelerated AI into the mainstream

Tue, 11/05/2019 - 13:00

In the face of changing technology demands, local municipalities and federal governments alike can struggle to keep existing infrastructure operational while striving to meet the growing need to support their communities with advanced technologies. These can include 5G, artificial intelligence (AI) / machine learning (ML) and Internet of Things (IoT), all critical pieces that meet constituent demands for better, faster and more efficient services, but also come with steep IT requirements.

What’s new in RHEL 8.1: Kernel patching, more Insights, and right on time

Tue, 11/05/2019 - 13:00

Last week we celebrated the 25th anniversary of Red Hat’s inaugural Halloween release. This week? We’ve got Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 hitting the streets on schedule and ready to take on your toughest workloads. In RHEL 8.1 we have some new tools, live kernel patching, a new system role, and more. Here’s a quick preview of the highlights in RHEL 8.1.

The spooktacular tale of Red Hat's Halloween release

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 12:00

At Red Hat we have a particular fondness for Halloween. Sure, there's the carved pumpkins, and costumes, and candy, and Trick-or-Treating, scary movies, and… did we mention candy? But, in addition to all that, the first public Red Hat release was unleashed on the public on October 31, 1994. Let's take a step back in time and see what a Linux release looked like in the far reaches of the past. 

Red Hat Customer Success Stories: Automating management and improving communications security

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00

You're facing performance challenges and the need to migrate legacy services to a more modern system that offers automation and agility, what do you do? Some companies turn to Red Hat to help amp up their infrastructure and break down barriers to digital transformation, like Helvetia, Siemens, and Datacom. Let's take a look at how these companies improved their IT by working with Red Hat.

Introducing the Red Hat Global Transformation Office

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 12:00

Change is the only constant in life - Heraclitus