Red Hat updates new storage acquisition’s capabilities

Two months ago Red Hat Inc. bought a company called Inktank, which makes the Ceph Enterprise open source object and block storage software for public and private clouds. Today the company released version

Published on: July 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

RHEL 7 adds capabilities for hybrid cloud environments

The latest version of Red Hat Inc.’s corporate Linux distribution offers improvements to allow IT managers to run hybrid cloud infrastructures from the operating system. The company released Red Hat Enterprise Linux  7

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Red Hat debuts OpenShift 2.1 for enterprise app development

Line-of-business managers aren't notoriously sympathetic to application developers when they're waiting for new application services to support their operations. That's why those developers are always looking for ways to automate as much as

Published on: May 15th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

CIOs who don’t do as this infographic suggests are probably jobless

"Thanks, IT! Customers are loving the app." "Great job, IT. Customers have never been happier." "We couldn't have done it without you." If these quotes sound like fiction, they probably are. They are

Published on: April 28th, 2014 Shane Schick

CentOS to boost its Linux distribution with Red Hat

Red Hat Inc. says it will help the CentOS Linux enterprise distribution expand to become a next generation computing platform. CentOS, a community-based Linux distribution derived from Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), said

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Ubuntu targets server, cloud, mobile markets

Watch out Apple, Google, Microsoft and Red Hat, Canonical Ltd. is gunning for the x86 and x64 client and servers market as well as the cloud, and mobile spaces. Canonical recently announced compatibility

Published on: January 6th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Dell, Red Hat target public cloud market

Server-maker Dell Inc. and Linux distributor Red Hat Inc. have announced a partnership to develop enterprise-grade private cloud offerings by early in the new year, The Register reports. Dell hardware will run Red

Published on: December 17th, 2013 Dave Webb

How far will Red Hat, Google go?

Two weeks ago we wrote about Google and Red Hat Inc. teaming up to create a new Java programming framework. A Gartner analyst thinks it could go far.The industry needs a new programming

Published on: July 5th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Google helping JBoss on App Engine

Portability of cloud applications is somewhat of a dream now, in part because cloud computing is in its infancy.  Now Google is making steps to make it easier for its App Engine to

Published on: June 21st, 2013 Howard Solomon