Red Hat Inc. (Acquired by IBM 7/2019)

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Red Hat Inc. (Acquired by IBM 7/2019)

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North Carolina

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United States

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Company Description

Red Hat Inc. is a leading provider of open source, enterprise IT solutions. Through a predictable, affordable subscription model, our customers get reliable, high-performance cloud, Linux, management, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT.

Case Study

Lufthansa Technik, the world’s largest independent provider of airline maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, wanted to create a digital platform for the aviation industry. This platform, called AVIATAR, would help airlines avoid delays and cancellations by using data to better organize and schedule maintenance. Read how Lufthansa Technik built and operated AVIATAR using a hybrid cloud infrastructure based on enterprise open source software from Red Hat.


Red Hat hosted a webinar: Your Path to Cloud-native: Containers, Microservices, and DevOps. In the webinar, industry leaders will discuss how to accelerate app development through gradual shifts in culture, processes and technologies.

Key Acquisitions
Acquired by IBM in July 2019.
In October 2018, IBM announced its acquisition of Red Hat. Red Hat will operate as a distinct unit within IBM'S Hybrid Cloud team. The acquisition is expected to close in the latter half of 2019.
Acquired CoreOS in January 2018.

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