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Red Hat launches Hybrid Iaas, Cloud Bundles with one price per VM guest

Red Hat's almost singular goal this week is to position itself as the most open, robust and least expensive cloud provider, in spite of its fairly recent decision to switch to OpenStack as a standard open source cloud platform At its annual summit in Boston, the Raleigh, NC based Linux leader said OpenStack is important but it is only one piece of the overall cloud stack. To that end, Red hat will deliver a line of integrated prepackaged solutions that integrate virtualization, cloud management, operating system and public cloud capabilities that will be available later this summer, executives said Wednesday. The four solutions include two Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise PaaS offerings, the Red Hat Hybrid Iaas and Red Hat Cloud with Virtualization Bundle. The solutions will be offered as one price per guest -- at $500 per guest for...

German Manufacturing Firm Modernizes IT Systems with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization

Ferrotec Increases Scalability, Flexibility and Performance While Reducing TCO with the Combination of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and Red Hat Enterprise Linux

RALEIGH, NC –July 26, 2012 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Ferrotec, a global market leader in technologies based on the magnetic liquid Ferrofluid that is used in multi-phase motors, dampers for shaft ends and transformer cooling, has deployed Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization at the core of its infrastructure. Through this Red Hat technology combination, Ferrotec is increasing scalability, flexibility and performance while lowering operating costs. Headquartered in Japan, the Ferrotec Group also has a large presence throughout Europe. In line with the company’s growth and additional business requirements, its IT infrastructure expanded with the purchase of...