Red Hat Tag Index

Docker Updates for Three Security Vulnerabilities

Docker 1.3.3 provides security updates although Red Hat doesn't consider the issues serious.

Tags: open source, security vulnerabilities, virtualization, container virtualization, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, docker, privilege escalation bug, Red Hat

Red Hat Pushes Forward with CentOS [VIDEO]

Red Hat EVP and President Paul Cormier explains how CentOS fits in and why Red Hat doesn't draw a line for open source.

Tags: Linux, CentOS, RHEL, Linux server, Red Hat

Red Hat Expands OpenShift PaaS and Container Efforts

OpenShift 2.2, xPaaS and Red Hat Atomic Host beta make their debuts this week.

Tags: Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, PaaS, containers, Red Hat Atomic Host, docker, OpenShift Enterprise 2, Docker Containers, OpenShift

Mirantis Raises $100M for OpenStack Cloud Efforts

Armed with its latest funding round, OpenStack specialist Mirantis is positioning itself for an IPO in 2016.

Tags: IPO, Hewlett-Packard Co., IBM, OpenStack, AT&T, Mirantis, Piston Cloud Computing, SUSE, Canonical, Cisco, Dell, Red Hat, Intel, Cloud, open source, Linux

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 Debuts with Support on RHEL 7

New features that first appeared in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 come to RHEL 6 as users now also get the ability to run RHEL 6 on RHEL 7.

Tags: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, RHEL 6.6, Red Hat 7, server os, Linux, Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Linux server

Red Hat Set to Grow Thanks to Cloud and Containers

The server OS vendor reports its second quarter fiscal 2015 revenue and paints an optimistic picture for the road ahead.

Tags: Cloud, Red Hat, RHEL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, quarterly earnings, docker, Docker Containers, RHEL 7

Red Hat Extends Cisco Server Partnership

A partnership between Red Hat and Cisco USC that began in 2009 is still going strong, with continued collaboration on the cloud a point of emphasis.

Tags: cloud computing, Red Hat, IaaS, Cisco UCS, PaaS, Cisco

Red Hat Aims for Linux Standards for ARM Servers

The company launches a partner program with ARM, AMD and others to develop a common platform for servers powered by ARM-based chips.

Tags: Linux, Intel, Red Hat, x86 servers, open source software, servers, Applied Micro, IT infrastructure, mobile devices, Cavium, SoC, ARM processors, AMD

Red Hat Pulls the Strings on Server Management with Satellite 6

Beta release sets the stage for next level of innovation in system management.

Tags: system management, server management, servers, Puppet, Red Hat

CentOS 7 Open-Source Server OS Arrives in Style

Red Hat-based CentOS 7 debuts less than a month after the general release of RHEL 7.

Tags: open source, CentOS, Linux server, server operating system, RHEL 7, Red Hat Server, server os, Red Hat, CentOS 7

Red Hat Revenues Power Forward in 2015

Red Hat CEO still sees share growth coming from Unix and Windows server migration as well as recent acquisitions.

Tags: Red Hat 7, RHEL 7, Linux server, Red Hat, earnings, Cloud, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Finally Hits the Big Time

After three years, RHEL 7 is now GA, but that doesn't mean RHEL users failed to benefit from features updates for RHEL 6.

Tags: Linux server, docker, RHEL 7, Red Hat, RHEL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat 7

HP Invests $1B in OpenStack Cloud, Rebrands Cloud OS as Helion

Hewlett-Packard renews its OpenStack commitment with a $1 billion, two-year investment in R&D and its new Helion cloud platform initiative.

Tags: Icehouse, Helion, OpenStack Cloud, Cloud OS, Havana, PaaS, hewlett-packard, SUSE, platform as a service, HP, Red Hat, Cloud Foundary, Linux

AMD Demos x86 APU Server Running Fedora Linux

The chip maker is looking to show the strength of the software ecosystem around heterogeneous computing processing.

Tags: CPU, AMD, Fedora, Linux, x86 servers, IT infrastructure, Red Hat, SoC, GPU, open source, processors, application developers

Red Hat Banking on OpenStack for Future Growth

Red Hat's fiscal 2014 revenues top $1.5 billion as interest in OpenStack and RHEL 7 set the stage for more growth to come.

Tags: open source, Linux, Cloud, OpenStack, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL, Red Hat

Linux Kernel Patching Gets Dynamic

Oracle, SUSE and Red Hat have now all launched efforts that promise zero-downtime patching. How do the three approaches differ?

Tags: Linux, Red Hat, Linux server, server operating system, SUSE, server os, Oracle, kernel

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.3 Gets Real

Red Hat's data center virtualization technology gets a technology infusion from OpenStack.

Tags: virtualization, Red Hat, data center, OpenStack, VMware, vSphere, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Recapping the World of Server Virtualization in 2013

The virtualization space has seen significant changes over the past twelve months, but one key factor remains the same as we turn our attention to what 2014 might bring.

Tags: VMware, KVM, virtually speaking, cloud computing, server virtualization, cloud management, RHEV, virtualization, Microsoft, VMworld, vSphere, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 Brings the Goods, Softly but Surely

Red Hat's RHEL is quietly evolving into a powerful server virtualization offering, and the latest release has more to offer than ever before.

Tags: RHEL, server virtualization, Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat 7, RHEL 6.5, virtually speaking

Dell Sets Different Cloud Path Than HP, IBM

At Dell World, the vendor announces partnerships with Red Hat, Microsoft and Google, eschewing building its own public cloud.

Tags: IT infrastructure, cloud computing, Google, HP, open source, Dell, Microsoft, OpenStack, Red Hat, IBM

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server OS Arrives in Beta

Red Hat customers can finally get their hands on an early version of the company's next-generation server operating system platform.

Tags: RHEL, server os, Linux server, RHEL 6.5, Fedora 19, Linux, RHEL 7, Fedora, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat 7, Red Hat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Set to Include Docker Container Virtualization

VIDEO: Brian Stevens, CTO of Red Hat, talks about the next major release of Red Hat's flagship Linux operating system.

Tags: PaaS, IaaS, Linux, platform as a service, RHEL 7, Red Hat, Infrastructure as a Service, virtualization, docker

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 Delivers Precision Timing

Red Hat's new enterprise Linux release debuts with new security, virtualization and time-keeping features.

Tags: Network Timing Protocol, Precision Timing Protocol, RHEL 6.5, security, Enterprise, Red Hat, virtualization, precision timing, Linux

SUSE Linux Goes Long on Support

Enterprise Linux vendor SUSE extends support term length for SLES 11 and builds on its partnership with Microsoft for systems management.

Tags: SUSE, Novell, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Attachmate, Microsoft, open source, Linux, Red Hat

Red Hat Ramps Up Virtualization and Cloud Initiatives

Can Red Hat virtualization finally capitalize on new opportunities that will help it emerge from the enormous shadow cast by VMware, Microsoft and Citrix?

Tags: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, VMware, cloud computing, virtually speaking, RHEV, cloud management, Red Hat, virtualization, KVM

Oracle Updates Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel for Linux Servers

Latest Linux kernel from Oracle provides updated features and support.

Tags: UEK, Oracle Linux, Oracle, Linux kernel, RHEL, Red Hat, Linux server

OpenStack Demand Is High as Havana Debut Nears: Report

A Red Hat-sponsored report shows growth potential for the open-source OpenStack cloud, though there are some challenges.

Tags: Cloud, open source, OpenStack, Red Hat

RHEL 6.5 Beta Debuts with SAP, Precision Timing Support

Red Hat is out with its latest enterprise Linux beta and this time enterprise software is a key target.

Tags: Red Hat, RHEL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL 6.5, enterprise linux, Linux, SAP

Red Hat Releases RHEL 5.10 and Satellite Server 5.6

The venerable enterprise Linux platform gets even more stable while also receiving an updated version of MySQL.

Tags: Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL 6, RHEL 5.10, Satellite Server Management, RHEL

Fedora Linux 20 Gears Up to Be a Big Data Server

Red Hat-sponsored Fedora Linux set to integrate Hadoop in upcoming release.

Tags: Hadoop, Linux, JBoss, Red Hat, Fedora, ARM, WildFly, Fedora 20

Taking Stock of the State of the Server Virtualization Market

The latest report from Gartner on the server virtualization infrastructure market reveals an interesting surprise or two.

Tags: Red Hat, virtualization, Microsoft, hypervisor, server virtualization, Gartner, VMware, virtually speaking, Citrix

Software-Defined Data Centers Now More Than Just a Virtual Reality?

With the topic of software-defined data centers front and center among CIOs, where do SDDCs currently stand and what can we expect from them in the near future?

Tags: SDDC, virtualization, VMware, software-defined data center, software-defined, Software-Defined Infrastructure, Citrix, Red Hat

Oracle Linux Gains Momentum

With over 11,000 deployments on non-Oracle hardware, Oracle Linux is powering ahead.

Tags: Oracle Linux, Linux, RHEL, Oracle, Red Hat, Linux server

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10 Updates Server Security and MySQL

Swan song for RHEL 5.x now in beta release.

Tags: Linux server, servers, RHEL v5.x, RHEL, Red Hat, MySQL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat on RHEL 7, MariaDB and Enterprise Linux [VIDEO]

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Chief Denise Dumas explains the MariaDB relationship and where the challenges are as RHEL 7 races to completion.

Tags: Red Hat, Linux server, GNOME desktop, RHEL 7, Linux, MariaDB, RHEL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Where Is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7?

Secure Boot, XFS, Open Virtual Switch all set to land in next major Red Hat platform release.

Tags: RHEL 7, Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Cloud, RHEL, secure boot, xfs

Red Hat Integrates OpenStack with Enterprise Linux [VIDEO]

Red Hat's CTO explains why his company is moving to a new model for OpenStack, where instead of two products, there will now be one that will accelerate Linux innovation for the cloud.

Tags: Red Hat Enterprise Linux, OpenStack, RHEL, Red Hat, Cloud, cloud platform

Red Hat Shifts PaaS Online

After two years in development, Red Hat's OpenShift Platform-as-a-Service is now finally considered to be generally available.

Tags: RedHat, Cloud, Red Hat, cloud platform, OpenShift, OpenStack, IaaS, PaaS

How Red Hat Does Open Source: From GNOME to OpenStack

Red Hat's Mark McLoughlin currently holds the title as the top OpenStack developer in the world by volume of code commits, but he wasn't always a cloud guy.

Tags: Cloud, Red Hat, OpenStack, cloud computing, open source, OpenStack Grizzly

Red Hat Sets JBoss Free with WildFly Application Server

Next-generation open source Java Application Server Project begins to take shape.

Tags: Red Hat, middleware, JBoss, application server, WildFly

Red Hat Launches Open Source OpenStack RDO

Linux vendor's new OpenStack distribution aims to make it easier to get up and running on the open source cloud.

Tags: OpenStack RDO, OpenStack, Cloud, open source, cloud computing, Red Hat

OpenStack Grizzly Cloud Poised for Enterprise Release

Linux leader Red Hat details open source innovation in the latest OpenStack cloud platform release.

Tags: Red Hat, open source, OpenStack, cloud computing, Cloud, OpenStack Grizzly

Red Hat Taps Former Microsoft Exec as New Server Virtualization Chief

Radhesh Balakrishnan hired away from Microsoft to help spur Red Hat's role in virtualization and the cloud over the coming years.

Tags: RHEV, Microsoft, Cloud, cloud computing, open source, server virtualization, virtualization, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, OpenStack, Red Hat

Red Hat Updates OpenShift PaaS

The Linux vendor releases OpenShift Enterprise 1.1 as plans for converged cloud server offerings continue to ramp up.

Tags: PaaS, OpenStack, cloud computing, Red Hat, open source, OpenShift

Red Hat Grows Top Deals as Private Cloud Management Enters Batting Practice

The Linux server vendor takes aim at the private cloud and releases latest quarterly earnings report highlighted by public cloud growth.

Tags: RHEL, public cloud, hybrid cloud, Linux, Red Hat, private cloud, Linux server, quarterly financials

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 Set to Improve Microsoft Interoperability

The Linux vendor is working with Microsoft for the benefit of mutual customers.

Tags: Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Microsoft, RHEL, RHEL v6.x, Red Hat

Red Hat Revs Up Enterprise Edition of OpenShift Cloud Platform

The Linux vendor launches what it claims is the first open-source, on-premise Platform-as-a-Service offering for enterprises.

Tags: Cloud, cloud platform, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, OpenShift, Red Hat, PaaS

Red Hat Accelerates Open Source Virtualization in RHEV 3.1 Release

Linux vendor takes aim at VMware with upcoming virtualization platform update.

Tags: Red Hat, virtualization, VMware vSphere, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, RHEV, VMware

Red Hat Previews OpenStack Folsom Enterprise Cloud Release

The Linux vendor rebases its enterprise cloud distribution with preliminary support for Folsom.

Tags: Folsom, OpenStack Folsom, OpenStack, Cloud, cloud computing, Linux, Enterprise, Red Hat

What's the Real Story on KVM Usage?

While some surveys peg hypervisor usage of Red Hat's KVM at a meager 0.5%, support for KVM from vendors tells a different story.

Tags: virtualization, server, Cloud, hypervisor, server virtualization, servers, Red Hat, virtually speaking, KVM

OpenStack Open Source Cloud Distributions Take Shape

Ubuntu, SUSE and Red Hat explain how the nascent market for packaged cloud server distributions is beginning to shape up.

Tags: Red Hat, SUSE, Cloud, OpenStack, cloud computing, open source, distribution, Ubuntu

Red Hat Integrates OpenStack with Linux Platform and Management Tools

With OpenStack Folsom now officially available, Red Hat reveals how it's putting the open source cloud technology together for an Enterprise release.

Tags: RHEL, PaaS, IaaS, OpenStack, cloud platform, Red Hat, open source

Red Hat: Linux on ARM Is No Joke

The Linux vendor is putting serious effort into enabling Linux for ARM.

Tags: Linux server, ARM server, Red Hat, Linux, ARM, Fedora

How to Put the E in Enterprise Linux

The VP of Linux Engineering at Red Hat explains why enterprise Linux is more than just support.

Tags: Linux Community, Linux, Red Hat, enterprise linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL

Apache Deltacloud Hits Open Source Cloud Server Milestone

Different cloud server technologies all come together and get abstracted in Deltacloud 1.0.

Tags: Red Hat, deltacloud, Apache, Cloud, open source, Cloud server, Apache Deltacloud

The Future of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Red Hat reveals what the next generation of enterprise servers running Linux will likely include.

Tags: Fedora, RHEL 7, Red Hat, servers, Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

HP Moving from Unix Itanium to x86 Odyssey on Linux

HP is moving forward on its plans for a new generation of mission-critical x86 servers, powered by Linux. What does that mean for Unix on Itanium?

Tags: HP, HP-UX, Linux, RHEL, x86 server, SuperDome, Itanium, x86, Red Hat

Red Hat Puts a Price on Open Source OpenShift PaaS

After months of free for all access, Red Hat starts the process of making money from its PaaS platform.

Tags: open source, OpenShift, Cloud, Red Hat, PaaS

Red Hat Enters New Era of Virtualization Scalability

One of the largest Red Hat updates ever, RHEL 6.3 boosts top-end capacity and performance.

Tags: scalability, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, RHEL v6.x, Red Hat, virtualization, RHEL, enterprise linux

Red Hat Debuts CloudForms for Cloud Management

Red Hat wants to manage all clouds, open source or not.

Tags: cloud management, cloud management tools, Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat, CloudForms, OpenStack

Red Hat: No Regrets About Moving to the Enterprise Model

New model changed the way server operating system software was acquired and deployed, as Red Hat celebrates 10 years of enterprise Linux.

Tags: virtualization, cloud computing, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, enterprise linux, Red Hat, OpenStack, RHEL

The Truth About RHEV

VMware, Microsoft and Citrix are the Big 3 of server virtualization and public cloud. It may soon be time to add Red Hat and rebrand them the Big 4, however. With more mission-critical Linux servers being virtualized, more servers are running RHEV, and cloud providers are not exempt from this trend.

Tags: RHEV, Microsoft, cloud provider, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, red hat linux, public cloud, VMware, cloud computing, Red Hat, server virtualization

Red Hat Graduates Deltacloud for the Open Cloud

Apache Deltacloud project graduates from the Incubator as Red Hat emphasizes the need for the open cloud, which they claim isn't VMware.

Tags: Red Hat

Red Hat Extends Linux Support

Going beyond Extended Lifecycle Support, Linux vendor breathes longer life into Enterprise Linux.

Tags: Red Hat, RHEL

Red Hat Improves Realtime Linux

MRG platform gets a new release, adding Linux 3.0 and new performance measurement features

Tags: Red Hat

Server Virtualization Buying Guide -- Red Hat

If Red Hat has its way,  the Big Three of virtualization will expand to be the Big Four. With RHEV 3, Red Hat may have taken a big step in that direction.

Tags: KVM, hypervisor, Red Hat, server virtualization, RHEV, Buying Guide

Red Hat Turns to Linux for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3

After two years of forcing users to use Windows to manage virtualization, Red Hat is finally bringing its virtualization management tech to Linux.

Tags: RHEV, Red Hat, server virtualization, KVM, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 Enters Testing

No, that's not a typo. Sure, Red Hat's flagship Linux is at the 6.2 version, but that doesn't mean development is over on the 5.x series.

Tags: Red Hat, Linux, open source, red hat linux, OS, RHEL, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat Revamps JBoss Portal and Operations Network

New releases advance content delivery and middleware server management.

Tags: Red Hat, JBoss, open source, middleware, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat Advances Server Resource Control with RHEL 6.2

Updated enterprise Linux release improved performance and resource control.

Tags: RHEL, Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Linux server

Red Hat Expands OpenShift PaaS for Cloud Development

Platform as a Service offering advances with some new Java dev features, but it's still not open source (yet).

Tags: PaaS, Red Hat, OpenShift

Red Hat Updates JBoss SOA and Business Rules for Decision Making

New release releases of SOA, business rules and data services platform help to integrate enterprise intelligence.

Tags: CEP, SOA, JBoss, Red Hat

Server Virtualization Pricing: Apples to Oranges to Pears

When it comes to server virtualization pricing, it seems each vendor has chosen a different fruit. How do you compare pricing when structures vary from per-server or per-processor, or are based on VM usage, bundled guest OS licenses or combinations of all of these?

Tags: Hyper-V, KVM, Microsoft, VMware, vSphere, Citrix XenServer, Red Hat, server virtualization

Red Hat CEO: We Won't Make Money From PaaS for Years

Platform as a service is important for the future, but it's not going to be a money maker for Red Hat in the short term.
Tags: Red Hat, Linux, cloud computing, PaaS

Red Hat Revs up Virtualization, Without Windows

RHEV 3.0 hits beta, finally removing the dependency of prior versions that required users to run Windows.
Tags: Red Hat, RHEV, KVM, virtualization, server virtualization