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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Pro BTP - Develops Comprehensive Call Center Solution With IBM and Red Hat

    PRO BTP offers auto, home and life insurance, health services, leisure and social activities, and product savings for its three million members. PRO BTP needed to improve the quality of its call answering service to better serve its members. It also wanted to find a solution that would reduce its...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Italian Olive Oil Manufacturer Enhances Performance With Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 on IBM Mainframe zSeries

    Fratelli Carli was established in 1911 when Giovanni Carli, the youngest son of the oldest family in Oneglia, Italy, began selling the oil produced in his olive grove to the public. Fratelli Carli wanted to ensure the fast processing of customer orders by reducing system response times and maintaining consistent...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Nationwide Mutual Insurance: JBoss Innovation Award Winner

    Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the United States. Nationwide's IT infrastructure needs to support thousands of insurance agents across the country to create new auto insurance quotes for prospective customers and to easily...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Massachusetts Convention Center Authority and Optaros: Jboss Innovation Award Winner

    The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority (MCCA) owns and oversees the operation of four major facilities, including the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC). MCCA's manual processes and siloed systems resulted in inefficient workflows that caused customer service to suffer. For this MCCA deployed Red Hat. The MCCA solution used JBoss...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Putting Open Source to the Test: The Making of Jboss Enterprise Middleware

    Efficient data management is a prerequisite for efficiency of an organization. This paper discusses the challenges and possible solutions to effective database management. This is the age of information and managing one's data is the most important thing that needs to be done well. Companies that can better organize data...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Unix-to-Linux Migration Pays Big for Industrias Pe?oles

    The world's largest producer of refined silver and other metals, Industrias Penoles, S.A. is comprised of 50 companies with nearly 7,000 employees throughout Mexico .One of the biggest concerns of the Information Technology division is containing overhead and operating costs. The high cost of hardware for their UNIX-based infrastructure combined...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    KVM - Kernel Based Virtual Machine

    Virtualization has begun to transform the way that enterprises are deploying and managing their infrastructure, providing the foundation for a truly agile enterprise, so that IT can deliver an infrastructure that is flexible, scalable, and most importantly economical by efficiently utilizing resources. 10 years ago virtualization was unheard of in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Migrating From UNIX/RISC to Red Hat Enterprise Linux on Intel Processor-Based Servers

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux running on Intel processor-based servers is helping companies cut TCO by up to 50 percent and more versus comparable UNIX/RISC solutions, while providing a better foundation for growth. This white paper outlines the key benefits of migration and provides a step-by-step guide to planning and conducting...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Locating System Problems Using Dynamic Instrumentation

    This paper introduces SystemTap, a new performance and kernel troubleshooting infrastructure for Linux. SystemTap provides a scripting environment that can eliminate the modify-build-test loop often required for understanding details of Linux kernel behavior. SystemTap is designed to be sufficiently robust and efficient to support applications in production environments. The broad...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Metamatrix Enterprise Data Services Platform Supports Master Data Management

    Many corporations today are embarking on key initiatives that promise better management of information for the important master entities of the business: parties such as customers, trading partners, or employees; offerings such as products, services, or securities; or places such as office locations or geographic divisions. Master data and reference...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Sherwin-Williams Consumer Group Takes on Rosy Hue With Help From Red Hat

    Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacture, development, distribution, and sale of coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers around the world. Sherwin-Williams wanted to develop and deploy functionally rich Web applications using a standards-based platform supported by a single...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Learndirect Teaches the Benefits of Open Source With Red Hat

    Learndirect is the largest e-learning network of its kind in the world. Learndirect provides delivers online education, training, and advice for two million users, facilitating over 50,000 sessions and 10,000 course enrollments per week. With systems needing to be available 24 hours per day, 365 days per week, there was...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    CAMIF Turns to JBoss Enterprise Application Server to Turn Around Their Infrastructure

    CAMIF Group, a multi-specialist distributor and the third largest French mail-order company, offers a range that extends from household appliances and personal equipment to supplying local authorities and from home furnishings to fine foods, without forgetting financial products. CAMIF wanted a free overly-complex nested systems and come up with a...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Leading UK Exam Board Cuts Costs, Innovates With End-to-End Open Source Solution

    The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA) is the largest of the three English exam boards. The AQA wanted to launch an extranet service that would be available to its external users of more than 35,000 examiners and moderators. For this the AQA chose Red Hat. The solution AQA has chosen...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Migrate from HP-UX with Confidence

    Now is the time to make the decision to migrate your business-critical HP-UX workloads to Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Enterprises have been migrating web server farms, web applications/portals, ERP systems, database applications, homegrown applications, and mission-critical applications to Red Hat Enterprise Linux for years. Migrating to Red Hat Enterprise Linux...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Migrate from AIX with Confidence

    Now is the time to make the decision to migrate your business-critical AIX workloads to Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Enterprises have been migrating web server farms, web applications/portals, ERP systems, database applications, homegrown applications, and mission-critical applications to Red Hat Enterprise Linux for years. Migrating to Red Hat Enterprise Linux...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Switch to Red Hat Made Easy: A Step-by-Step Migration Guide

    There are many factors that drive a migration to Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Platform for SAP applications: the chance to work off a platform with a stable roadmap, increased performance per core, the potential to save on energy costs and reduce carbon footprint, and increased virtualization and consolidation potential....

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Harvard Research Group Assessment: Linux Migration

    Many businesses are considering migrating from proprietary technologies to those based on free, industry-wide standards. This will not only carve out IT costs, but also help scale your IT and improve performance. To better understand the customer migration experience, the Harvard Research Group (HRG) interviewed IT professionals, hardware vendors,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Server Migration from UNIX/RISC to Red Hat Enterprise Linux on Intel Xeon Processors: Lowering Total Cost of Ownership

    As the price performance advantage of Intel Xeon processor-based servers continues to grow over RISC-based systems and the scalability of Intel Xeon-based systems increases, organizations are looking more to these systems for lowering IT costs. The maturity of open source Red Hat Enterprise Linux is further driving this trend with...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Your Solaris Alternative

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux and its associated subscription offer distinct advantages over Solaris in a server market dominated by x86 architecture. This whitepaper explores these advantages in terms of platform support, platform viability and customer value.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux: Migrate from Solaris with Confidence

    By migrating to Red Hat Enterprise Linux, you gain the flexibility to run the applications you require on the right platform, regardless of processor type, without sacrificing the RAS features of enterprise UNIX or replacing or retraining administrative staff. This paper discusses how this flexibility and similarity to Solaris make...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Linux in the Mainstream: Growing Deployment of Mission-Critical Workloads

    This IDC white paper takes a look at the growth of Linux as a server operating system and how deployment form factors have changed over time. Today, commercial Linux has become a key platform across many workloads. This paper considers both workload data and the ecosystem that has grown up...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Migration TCO and ROI Service

    The Red Hat Enterprise Linux Migration TCO/ROI Service from Red Hat Consulting leverages market-leading ROI analysis to evaluate specific environments in order to project potential total cost of ownership savings and business value from migrating your current UNIX server infrastructure to Red Hat Enterprise Linux-based servers. This short term engagement...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Understanding Linux Deployment Strategies: The Business Case for Standardizing on Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    This IDC white paper compares organizations using a commercial Linux subscription from Red Hat to support their Linux servers with organizations that are using a mixed environment of both commercially supported and nonpaid Linux distributions aboard their servers. The results are clear: organizations that have standardized on Red Hat Enterprise...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    The Path to Operational Efficiency: Standardized Deployments Bolstered by a Standard Operating System Environment Approach

    Choosing a consistent Red Hat Enterprise Linux distribution has a demonstrated value. The combination of standardization bolstered by a standard operating environment approach improves automation and repeatability of IT infrastructure deployment and management. This approach will ensure you are able to achieve the ultimate economies of scale sought by your...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Doing More With Less: How Red Hat Enterprise Linux shrinks total cost of ownership (TCO) compared to Windows

    IT organizations face the constant challenge of juggling two almost opposing priorities: continuously delivering business-critical application services while keeping IT expenses in line with budget constraints. The primary function of IT departments is to supply core infrastructure and applications to attract new business, generate revenue, and facilitate profitability—and IT managers...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Cloud Resource Management the Right Way

    Find out how Red Hat® CloudForms gives IT administrators and managers a comprehensive solution to optimize their virtual, private cloud, and hybrid cloud infrastructures with advanced capacity planning and sophisticated resource management capabilities.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Agility Gap in Today's Private Clouds

    Find out how Red Hat® CloudForms gives IT administrators and managers a comprehensive solution to optimize their virtual, private cloud, and hybrid cloud infrastructures with advanced capacity planning and sophisticated resource management capabilities.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Cloud Management in a Hybrid Cloud World (Forrester Report)

    In this Forrester report: How the infrastructure/operations (I&O) role changes in a hybrid cloud world. How they accelerate the cloud application delivery life cycle to exceed business expectations of cloud & which management capabilities must be mastered to take on the role of hybrid cloud manager.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Data Warehouse Case Study

    A large enterprise data warehouse company used Red Hat® CloudForms to create a private cloud that includes automated provisioning and self-service for developers and testers. This let them build, test, and release new product versions faster. Find out how in this case study.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Enterprise Grade Management for OpenStack

    In this technical detail, we describe how CloudForms offers you a unified management framework with advanced life cycle management capabilities across infrastructure platforms, such as OpenStack, VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, and Amazon.

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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Whitepaper: Enterprise Grade Management for OpenStack

    In this technical detail, we describe how CloudForms offers you a unified management framework with advanced life cycle management capabilities across infrastructure platforms, such as OpenStack, VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, and Amazon.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Total Economic Impact™Of Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    JBoss Enterprise Application Platform includes open source technologies for building, deploying, and hosting enterprise Java applications and services. This study illustrates the financial impact of implementing JBoss Enterprise Application Platform for mission-critical applications by an organization that provides integrated voice and data communications. Forrester found that the organization reduced its...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    SOA. Simple. Open. Affordable.

    Service-oriented architecture (SOA) enables enterprises to accelerate business execution while driving higher quality and customer satisfaction. Red Hat believes there is a better way. We redefine SOA to be simple, open, and affordable. Red Hat's SOA strategy helps customers with five major challenges: development complexity, low IT resource utilization, data...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager for Desktops: Delivering on the Promises of Hosted Virtual Desktops

    The advent of virtualization technology on x86 platforms has allowed a radically new, cost-effective model of desktop delivery. It allows IT to centrally manage, maintain, and enforce policies on desktops in a much more effective and holistic manner than traditional desktops (individual PC s running an Operating System (OS) and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Red Hat HPC Solution: Linux Clusters Made Simple

    "Clusters made simple" is the best way to describe why the Red Hat HPC Solution is ideal for managing a Linux cluster. The Red Hat HPC Solution allows analysts, engineers, and scientists from organizations of any size to deploy the power of HPC with an out-of-the-box, pre-integrated, vendor-certified software solution....

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Red Hat and the Telecommunications Industry

    The telecommunications industry is in a constant state of great change and opportunity. To remain technologically viable and seize market opportunities as they arise, telecoms need flexible, high-performing, carrier-grade solutions. That's why Red Hat offers the JBoss Communications Platform, a reliable middleware platform, already deployed in production by top-tier telecoms,...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager for Servers

    Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager delivers centralized management systems to administer and control all aspects of a virtualized infrastructure from host and guest management through to storage management and high availability. Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) manager provides a rich user interface that allows an administrator to manage their virtual...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Scaling SAP in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of SAP running in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 guests on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 host with the KVM hypervisor. The host was deployed on a dual socket, quad core, 2.93 GHz, Intel Xeon X5570 Nehalem system with 48GB of RAM...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Scaling Oracle 10g in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of Oracle running in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 guests on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 host with the KVM hypervisor. The host was deployed on an HP ProLiant DL370 G6 server equipped with 48 GB of RAM and comprising dual sockets...

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