Latest Red Hat publications

Blending cloud native and conventional applications

Gordon Haff, Technology Evangelist with Red Hat, looks at the results of a recent IDC survey on DevOps and open source strategy… Early adopters say open source and PaaS are key to the success of their organisation’s DevOps strategy, based on findings from an IDC survey of 220 North America and EMEA enterprises, the results… Read More

Red Hat Insider: Automating IT with Ansible 

Alessandro Perilli, general manager of Cloud Management Strategy at Red Hat, discusses what process automation can do for OpenStack… Earlier this month we announced the acquisition of Ansible, a well-known IT automation tool and very popular open source project. The most attractive aspect of Ansible is its simplicity: simple to deploy and blend into a… Read More

HTTPS-protected sites leak private key data due to critical flaw

HTTPS sites are at risk of disclosing private key details due to a critical flaw in network equipment, a Red Hat security specialist has discovered. The expert, Florian Weimer, reported last week [PDF] that system hardware from numerous vendors does not effectively execute cryptographic standards. A vulnerability which exposes key information, allowing hackers to mimic HTTPS-protected… Read More

Dell and Red Hat join forces for private cloud

Computer making giant Dell has teamed up with open source firm Red Hat to offer jointly-engineered, enterprise-grade, private cloud solutions based on OpenStack. The Dell Red Hat Cloud Solution will be powered by Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform. The deal will enable Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offerings that enterprise customers need to build public, private and… Read More

Red Hat commits to shift company emphasis to cloud-mobile

Open source software giant Red Hat has announced that it intends to move away from desktop and the traditional uses and conventions of Enterprise Linux and towards cloud computing. It’s a major statement of intent for the company that rose to success providing supported distributions of its own fork of the open source Linux operating system…. Read More