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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. 

Want to power innovative clouds? Rev up open source technologies

Tue, 09/03/2019 - 12:00

It wasn’t that long ago that open source software was considered an unusual technology choice for enterprise computing. Not so anymore. According to Red Hat’s 2019 State of Enterprise Open Source survey of 950 IT professionals, 68% of respondents said their use of enterprise open source has increased over the past 12 months.

Welcoming Alibaba Cloud to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 ecosystem

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 12:00

With the launch of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8, the intelligent operating system for the hybrid cloud, at Red Hat Summit 2019, we brought the next-generation of enterprise Linux to our extensive partner ecosystem. Beyond traditional hardware and software providers, this partner network encompasses Red Hat Certified Cloud and Service Providers (CCSPs) which includes the majority of major public cloud infrastructure providers.

Red Hat Customer Portal named one of the "Ten Best Support Websites" for ninth consecutive year

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 12:00

We’re excited to announce that for the ninth consecutive year, the Red Hat Customer Portal has been named one of the "Top Ten Best Support Websites" by the Association of Support Professionals (ASP)

Accelerating the journey to open hybrid cloud with Red Hat Modernization and Migration Solutions

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:00

The integration of technology into all areas of a business (the "digital transformation" we hear so much about) is fundamentally changing how organizations operate as well as how they deliver value to customers.

Let’s talk about Privacy by Design

Fri, 08/23/2019 - 12:00

Privacy by Design or Privacy by Default (PbD) is not a new concept. However PbD received renewed attention when the GDPR added PbD as a legal requirement. PbD refers to the process of building in technical, organizational and security measures at the beginning stage of product development and throughout the product lifecycle. 

Powering your SAP HANA workloads with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 for SAP Solutions

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 12:00

While Linux containers and Kubernetes are often discussed as transformative technologies, nearly every IT deployment, new and existing, has one common denominator: data. In-memory database technologies like SAP HANA® can help enterprises accelerate intelligent decision-making but also require a powerful, highly available, and more secure underlying operating system to match the associated data-processing demands.

RHELvolution 2: A brief history of Red Hat Enterprise Linux releases from RHEL 6 to today

Thu, 08/22/2019 - 12:00

In the previous post, we looked at the history of Red Hat Enterprise Linux from pre-RHEL days through the rise of virtualization. In this one we'll take a look at RHEL's evolution from early days of public cloud to the release of RHEL 8 and beyond. 

The road ahead for the Red Hat OpenStack Platform

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:00

If you didn't have a chance to attend our Road Ahead session at Red Hat Summit 2019 (or you did, but want a refresher) you'll want to read on for a quick update. We'll cover where Red Hat OpenStack Platform is today, where we're planning to go tomorrow, and the longer-term plan for Red Hat OpenStack Platform support all the way to 2025. 

RHELvolution: A brief history of Red Hat Enterprise Linux releases from early days to RHEL 5

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 12:00

The launch of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (RHEL 8) at Red Hat Summit 2019 was a jubilant event. Not only for the many team members around the world who worked to make the next-generation of the world’s leading enterprise Linux platform a reality, but also for customers who are excited to utilize its new capabilities in driving business innovation. 

Integration overload? Global systems integrators can help

Wed, 08/07/2019 - 12:00

Harnessing the power of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data analytics to make smarter business decisions and improve customer experiences?

Sure, that sounds great. It will, however, require that you make some complex technology decisions that work for your unique business needs. 

The business value of a Red Hat Technical Account Manager

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 12:00

As organizations pursue technologies to help them digitally transform their operations, it becomes increasingly clear how important the human side of this process is. With virtualization, cloud computing, containers and many other tools available to speed innovation, there is pressure to change while maintaining a stable and secure environment--which takes a special kind of expertise. It highlights for us the importance of Red Hat’s variety of support and service offerings.

21 to 1: How Red Hat amplifies partner revenue

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:00

At Red Hat Summit, we announced new research from IDC looking at the contributions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) to the global economy.

Microsoft and Red Hat, inspired

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:00

It’s been nearly four years since our landmark announcement that brought Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Microsoft’s powerful global cloud, Azure, and since then we have continued to strengthen the Red Hat Microsoft alliance and reach new milestones. 

Red Hat Global Services + IBM

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:00

Last week, we announced the IBM acquisition of Red Hat. It is a monumental deal, one that will enable us to work together to help customers deliver any app, anywhere, to realize the true value of the hybrid cloud.

Jim Whitehurst email to Red Hatters on Red Hat + IBM acquisition closing

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 12:00

Editor’s note: Today, we announced the close of Red Hat's acquisition by IBM. Jim Whitehurst, Red Hat’s president and CEO, shared the following email with all of our associates around the world.

Unlocking the true potential of hybrid cloud with Red Hat partners

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 12:00

Today, we announced that IBM’s landmark acquisition of Red Hat has closed and shared our vision for how our two companies will move forward together.