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Company Profile: Red Hat, Inc.

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Red Hat, Inc.


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Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at

Contributions To OpenStack From Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat has long been contributing to OpenStack and has steadily increased its participation and contributions over time. At the OpenStack Summit in April 2012, it was recognized that Red Hat is the third overall contributor to OpenStack. That same month, in cooperation with other industry leaders, Red Hat also announced its intention to support the OpenStack Foundation, the governing body for maintaining the OpenStack project, as a Platinum Member. Today, Red Hat maintains active contributions to the OpenStack community and helps govern the technology as a Platinum Member of the OpenStack Foundation.

Products & Services

In August 2012, Red hat made available a preview release of its Red Hat OpenStack distribution, based on the popular open source OpenStack framework for building and managing private, public and hybrid IaaS clouds. With this, Red Hat delivered the next step in its plans for the industry’s only enterprise-ready OpenStack distribution with Red Hat’s award-winning commercial support, certified ecosystem of hardware and application vendors and leadership in delivering trusted open source clouds for organizations worldwide requiring enterprise-grade solutions and support.