Red Hat - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/18091 en Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 moves closer to general release http://www.infoworld.com/t/linux/red-hat-enterprise-linux-7-moves-closer-general-release-240665?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/140.jpg" alt="Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 moves closer to general release" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Red Hat next week will offer a release candidate of RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) 7 with myriad improvements in areas ranging from containers to the kernel. Data Center Red Hat Linux Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 240665 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat sets Docker as nucleus of 'Project Atomic' http://www.infoworld.com/t/linux/red-hat-sets-docker-nucleus-of-project-atomic-240669?source=rss_red_hat <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/docker.jpg" alt="Red Hat sets Docker as nucleus of 'Project Atomic'" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> Cloud Computing Open Source Software Red Hat Application Virtualization Linux Open Source Software Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 240669 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization promises more OpenStack integration http://www.infoworld.com/t/server-virtualization/red-hat-enterprise-virtualization-promises-more-openstack-integration-239394?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/VI9E83~1.JPG" alt="Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization promises more OpenStack integration" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Red Hat just released a beta version of the latest rev of its server and desktop virtualization solution, <a href="http://www.redhat.com/products/cloud-computing/virtualization/" target="_blank">Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization</ Cloud Computing Data Center Enterprise Architecture Virtualization Red Hat Server Virtualization Virtual Desktop OpenStack Open Source Software Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:46:41 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239394 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat revs cutting-edge software collection for devs http://www.infoworld.com/t/open-source-software/red-hat-revs-cutting-edge-software-collection-devs-238805?source=rss_red_hat <div id="blog-edit" style="height: 182px; width: 243px; background: #ffffff no-repeat center top; position: relative; float: right; padding: 8px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/44NNtechwatch_hp.jpg" alt="Red Hat revs cutting-edge software collection for devs" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>One of Red Hat Enterprise Linux's big selling points has been its consistency, in the operating system itself and the software packaged with it. Application Development Open Source Software Red Hat Application Development Open Source Software Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:49:53 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238805 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat adds Nginx and MongoDB to Software Collections update http://www.infoworld.com/d/open-source-software/red-hat-adds-nginx-and-mongodb-software-collections-update-238819?source=rss_red_hat <p>The next version of Red Hat's Software Collections package includes Apache httpd and Nginx Web servers, Ruby 2.0, and NoSQL database MongoDB. They are all part of version 1.1 of Software Collections, <a href="http://developerblog.redhat.com/2014/03/20/rhscl-1-1-beta-available-apache-mongodb/" target="_blank">a beta of which can now be downloaded</a>, Red Hat said in a blog post Thursday.</p> Application Development Open Source Software Red Hat Database Administration Application Development Open Source Software Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:47:20 +0000 admin 238819 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat's Fedora 21 brimming with security, crypto upgrades http://www.infoworld.com/t/linux/red-hats-fedora-21-brimming-security-crypto-upgrades-238333?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/140.jpg" alt="Red Hat's Fedora 21 brimming with security, crypto upgrades" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Fedora 21, the next version of Red Hat's Fedora distribution of Linux, just received a slew of new feature approvals courtesy of the Fedora Engineering and Steering Committee.</p> Open Source Software Security Red Hat Linux Open Source Software Security Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:17:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238333 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat CEO: PaaS is the new application server http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/red-hat-ceo-paas-the-new-application-server-238132?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Corporations_in_Cloud_hp.jpg" alt="Red Hat CEO: PaaS is the new application server" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Red Hat is best known for its RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) distribution, but the company has been making a big push into cloud computing with its <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/red-hats-openshift-paas-goes-live-</p> Cloud Computing Open Source Software Red Hat Linux PaaS Open Source Software IDG Insider Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 uphan 238132 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat Enterprise Linux now on Amazon's GovCloud http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/red-hat-enterprise-linux-now-amazons-govcloud-237725?source=rss_red_hat <p>RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) is now available on Amazon Web Services' GovCloud, an isolated part of Amazon's cloud designed for U.S. government agencies.</p> <p>GovCloud lets U.S. government users run sensitive workloads by addressing their specific regulatory and compliance requirements, according to Amazon.</p> Cloud Computing Open Source Software Red Hat Amazon Web Services Linux SaaS Open Source Software Government Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:30:11 +0000 admin 237725 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat polishes business process management suite http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/red-hat-polishes-business-process-management-suite-237623?source=rss_red_hat <p>Thanks to its 2012 acquisition of Polymita, Red Hat has added major functionality to its software suite for managing business processes, making the package an appealing choice in the enterprise market for BPM (business process management) software.</p> <p>"Rather than building this stuff ourselves, we were able to leverage the technology from Polymita and bring this to market sooner," said Phil Simpson, Red Hat principal product marketing manager, of the new release of Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite 6. "Polymita brought a lot of technology that was very business-user friendly."</p> Applications Red Hat Business Process Management Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:02:38 +0000 admin 237623 at http://www.infoworld.com Mirantis looks to open up OpenStack vendor certifications http://www.infoworld.com/d/virtualization/mirantis-looks-open-openstack-vendor-certifications-237470?source=rss_red_hat <p><a href="http://www.mirantis.com/" target="_blank">Mirantis</a>, a services and systems integration company that has evolved into an OpenStack distribution provider, may be small in size but the company has proven time and again that it isn't afraid to mix things up with the big boys in the cloud playground in which it plays. And now it's going up against Red Hat in an effort to push an open-source certification initiative for products within OpenStack cloud environments.</p> Virtualization Red Hat Hybrid Cloud OpenStack Private Cloud Open Source Software Cloud Computing Virtualization Mon, 03 Mar 2014 17:00:53 +0000 David Marshall 237470 at http://www.infoworld.com Node.js arrives for the JVM http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/nodejs-arrives-the-jvm-237435?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Java_hp.jpg" alt="Node.js arrives for the JVM" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>"<a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/special-report-the-triumph-of-javascript-235098">JavaScript everywhere</a>, and everything ported to JavaScript" -- it's either a running joke in IT these days or a stone-cold truth. Application Development Open Source Software Red Hat Java Programming JavaScript Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 237435 at http://www.infoworld.com Dell, Red Hat team up on network virtualization http://www.infoworld.com/d/networking/dell-red-hat-team-network-virtualization-236819?source=rss_red_hat <p>Dell is teaming up with Red Hat to drive its effort to be a force in the burgeoning area of network function virtualization (NFV) technology, aimed at helping carriers reduce costs and quickly roll out new services.</p> <p>Co-engineered Dell-Red Hat OpenStack-based NFV and SDN (software defined networking) applications are expected to be available in 2014, Dell said.</p> Networking Virtualization Dell Red Hat SDN Virtualization Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:49:45 +0000 admin 236819 at http://www.infoworld.com Alcatel-Lucent works with Red Hat to virtualize mobile networks http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/alcatel-lucent-works-red-hat-virtualize-mobile-networks-236674?source=rss_red_hat <p>Alcatel-Lucent is betting big on operators wanting to virtualize their mobile networks using NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) technology, in order to become more nimble and less reliant on proprietary hardware.</p> <p>Virtualization has already changed how enterprises build and manage their IT infrastructure, and now mobile operators are looking at doing the same thing, and vendors are re-architecting their products. Purported advantages include lower costs and faster deployment of new services.</p> Mobile Technology Virtualization Red Hat Mobile Technology Networking Virtualization Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:14:13 +0000 admin 236674 at http://www.infoworld.com Open source startups: Don't try to be Red Hat http://www.infoworld.com/d/open-source-software/open-source-startups-dont-try-be-red-hat-236385?source=rss_red_hat <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/44NNtechwatch_hp.jpg" alt="Open source startups: Don't try to be Red Hat" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If you were a VC, you'd be looking for a way to turn your millions into billions. If you had only ever made money by betting on proprietary corporations, you would probably conclude that open source was a poor way to win big.</p> Open Source Software The Industry Standard Red Hat IT Strategy Startups Open Source Software Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Simon Phipps 236385 at http://www.infoworld.com Hadoop made easier, courtesy of Red Hat and Hortonworks http://www.infoworld.com/t/hadoop/hadoop-made-easier-courtesy-of-red-hat-and-hortonworks-236054?source=rss_red_hat <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/44NNtechwatch_hp.jpg" alt="Hadoop made easier, courtesy of Red Hat and Hortonworks" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/big-data/download-the-hadoop-deep-dive-210169">Hadoop</a> has a problem, it can be expressed simply: Its power is inversely proportional to its ease-of-use. Big Data Cloud Computing Open Source Software Red Hat Hadoop Open Source Software Cloud Computing Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:01:50 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236054 at http://www.infoworld.com Hold onto your (red) hat: Fedora 20 is out http://www.infoworld.com/t/linux/hold-your-red-hat-fedora-20-out-232760?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/red hat open source.jpg" alt="Hold onto your (red) hat: Fedora 20 is out" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Hold onto your hats, Linux lovers: <a href="http://fedoraproject.org/" target="_blank">Fedora 20 is here</a>.</p> Open Source Software Red Hat Linux Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232760 at http://www.infoworld.com Dell and Red Hat team to sell enterprise OpenStack http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/dell-and-red-hat-team-sell-enterprise-openstack-232587?source=rss_red_hat <p>Dell will start selling systems early next year that run Red Hat's version of the OpenStack open-source cloud platform.</p> <p>The offering will be tailored for large enterprises that wish to set up private clouds, said Radhesh Balakrishnan, Red Hat general manager for virtualization and OpenStack.</p> Cloud Computing Dell Red Hat OpenStack Servers Open Source Software Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:53:57 +0000 admin 232587 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 boasts cloud tie-ins http://www.infoworld.com/t/linux/red-hat-enterprise-linux-65-boasts-cloud-tie-ins-231489?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/virtualization-redhat.jpg" alt="Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 touts cloud tie-ins" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>It's just about impossible to release a major piece of software these days without having the word "cloud" in the description somewhere. Cloud Computing Open Source Software Red Hat Linux OpenStack Open Source Software Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:59:49 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 231489 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat deploys ServiceNow in modernization bid http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/red-hat-deploys-servicenow-in-modernization-bid-231248?source=rss_red_hat <p>Open source solutions provider <a href="http://www.arnnet.com.au/tag/Red%20Hat">Red Hat</a> has enlisted cloud provider ServiceNow to deploy software as a service in a modernization drive.</p> <p>With ServiceNow, Red Hat has consolidated its various tools for running IT workflows into a single system of record. Red Hat's legacy IT workflow tools had limited the overall effectiveness of IT to adapt, according to a company statement.</p> Cloud Computing Red Hat SaaS Wed, 20 Nov 2013 13:17:51 +0000 admin 231248 at http://www.infoworld.com Red Hat aims for enterprise OpenStack deployment dominance http://www.infoworld.com/t/openstack/red-hat-aims-enterprise-openstack-deployment-dominance-230339?source=rss_red_hat <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/openstack_cloud.jpg" alt="Red Hat aims for enterprise OpenStack deployment dominance" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Red Hat's long been one of the big go-to outfits for deploying Linux in the enterprise.</p> Cloud Computing Red Hat Linux OpenStack Wed, 06 Nov 2013 19:51:26 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 230339 at http://www.infoworld.com