Tag: red hat

Oklahoma University Drives Productivity With Commercial Linux

Jul 9, 2013 |

The egalitarian nature of open source software makes it a great match for academic institutions that value the unrestricted flow of ideas. This is what makes free versions of Linux so popular at universities across the country. But when it came to running HPC and business workloads, the Oklahoma University opted for the fully supported version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

OpenStack, VMware, Red Hat – Will the Real ‘Linux of the Cloud’ Please Stand Up?

Aug 21, 2012 |

A search for “Linux of the Cloud” will turn up several candidates with claims staked to this honorific, among them OpenStack, VMware and Red Hat. In the race to open source cloud dominance, achieving a kind of Linux parity is the ultimate stamp of approval, but are any of these plays worthy of the bestowal?

Red Hat Debuts Enterprise OpenStack Preview

Aug 14, 2012 |

Red Hat on Monday announced its intention to provide an enterprise-grade version of the popular open source cloud framework, OpenStack. The company rolled out a preview release of its OpenStack distribution, which runs on top of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, and allows companies or service providers to create Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) clouds.

Red Hat CTO Declares Cloud Evolution “Decades Away”

Aug 23, 2010 |

During a televised interview this morning with Bloomberg, Red Hat CTO, Brian Stevens discusses security issues preventing large-scale cloud adoption of public clouds, stating that readiness of public clouds is several years away.

Pending Proliferation of Cloud Providers? A Red Hat Chat

Jun 16, 2010 |

Many predict that in the coming couple of years we will witness a dramatic explosion of public cloud providers, all with essentially the same offerings but with different approaches to getting you to choose them over the big names in cloud. Red Hat’s Scott Crenshaw lends his insights on the matter.

Red Hat Focuses New RHEL 5.5 on Multicore

Mar 31, 2010 |

New version adds support for latest server CPUs.