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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 // 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 // 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 // Jul 2013

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux -- The original cloud operating system

    The operating system (OS), which runs applications on top of physical infrastructure, has served as the foundation of traditional IT for decades. The OS has since emerged as the cornerstone for new technology innovation, transforming enterprise IT with robust applications that deliver a more personalized experience, are available from a...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    How Red Hat Delivers a Secure Enterprise Platform for Next-Generation Datacenters

    Security has always been an important consideration when selecting a server operating system for enabling business-critical applications and other essential workloads. This is true now more than ever, especially for enterprises looking to build next-generation datacenters. Red Hat’s recognition of this situation is demonstrated by the extensive set of...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Integrating Red Hat Enterprise Linux with Microsoft Windows in the Datacenter

    In today’s challenging economic environment, IT planners are continuously seeking innovative ways to enhance service levels and contain costs. Forward-looking organizations are revamping IT infrastructure and deploying virtualization solutions and private cloud services to improve business agility and reduce equipment and operating expenses.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Extend Performance in your Web Infrastructure with Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Customers today expect the Internet and their web infrastructure to be reliable, available, and provide good performance. At the same time, many customers are expanding organization-wide efforts to improve capacity and reduce cost. The question then becomes: which platform delivers the high service levels demanded by web infrastructure while increasing...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Extend Performance for Enterprise Database Workloads with Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Today’s economic challenges, along with rising operational and capital cost pressures, are forcing IT teams to examine new options. The pressure to reduce costs and improve scalability means staff must evaluate expensive proprietary or legacy operating system or database environments when replacing old hardware. In addition, many data services (e.g.,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    The Economics of Software Based Storage

    There is no doubt that the shift to a software-defined datacenter has begun. This change is a one-way street and will have a profound impact on how IT is delivered. Storage will be the next area to morph to a software-defined model (computing was the first with server virtualization). The...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Network-Attached Storage in the Public Cloud

    In this paper, after reviewing the key requirements for an enterprise-grade cloud storage system, we introduce Red Hat Storage Server and review the architectural characteristics that make it the storage system of choice for enterprise users. We conclude with a case study exploring the real-word experiences of Intelitek, a manufacturer...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Red Hat CloudForms: Delivering Managed Flexibility for the Cloud

    Businesses continually seek to increase flexibility and agility in order to gain competitive advantage and reduce operating cost. Public clouds offer greater flexibility, agility and lower costs but lack the benefits such as portability, IT governance and security of a private cloud. It's clear that a solution that allows businesses...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Maximise Strategic Flexibility by Building an Open, Hybrid Cloud

    There are many paths to the cloud for the enterprise. The one you choose can affect much more than your enterprise IT architecture. It will determine your organisation's competitiveness, flexibility and IT economics for the next decade and beyond. If you build an open cloud, keeping a hybrid solution in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Hybrid Cloud Storage: Getting the Best of Two Worlds

    The Aberdeen Group surveyed 106 enterprises spanning various sectors to see how they are dealing with very high growth storage. In this report we look at each component of Hybrid Cloud Storage. As users of this new technology, they will be able to choose where to locate their data, on-premise...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2012

    Red Hat Provides Leading Healthcare Institution With a More Cost-Effective, Dependable, and Secure Virtualization Solution

    The leading healthcare institution is an internationally recognized medical organization. They wanted to find a more cost-effective virtualization technology with better support and reliability. They chose Red Hat to overcome this challenge. They implemented Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Servers supporting virtual servers running Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Microsoft...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Introduction to Red Hat Storage Server Architecture

    Over the past ten years, enterprises have seen enormous gains in scalability, flexibility, and affordability as they migrated from proprietary, monolithic server architectures to architectures that are virtualized, open source, standardized, and commoditized. Unfortunately, storage has not kept pace with computing. The proprietary, monolithic, shared- all, and scale-up solutions...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    The Economics of Scale-Out Storage

    Scale-out storage technologies have rapidly gained popularity over the past several years, successfully crossing the chasm from niche technology to mainstream enterprise solution. As this shift occurs, an increasing number of enterprises are seeking to understand the advantages of the newer technology when it comes to the storage of exploding...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Leading Renewable Energy Operator Uses Red Hat Storage to Manage Business-Critical Weather Prediction Data

    As one of North America's leading renewable energy operators of wind, solar, and transmission assets, Pattern Energy is focused on developing, constructing, owning, and operating energy-producing projects that provide customers with clean, renewable electrical power. They wanted to create a high-performance computing system that could help facilitate the development of...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Brightcove Utilizes Reliable Cloud Storage to Power Video for Tens of Thousands of Websites

    As the leading cloud content services company, Brightcove provides a family of highly reliable products to meet the most demanding business requirements of the world's top organizations and brands and enable these organizations to publish and distribute professional digital media. They facing the challenge of storage was unable to provide...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Mobilcom-Debitel Migrates Mission-Critical Business Processes to Centralized SOA With JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    The Mobilcom-Debitel GmbH is one of the leading mobile communications service provider in Germany. Their challenges are to replace their complex system with a more flexible platform, encompassing applications developed in-house and merging the databases from the separate organisations. They chose JBoss Enterprise Application Platform to overcome these challenges. They...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2011

    Rancore Partners With Red Hat to Build a Solid Service Delivery Platform That Delivers Remarkable 4G Telecom Innovation

    Rancore Technologies is a technology Research and Development (R&D) firm focused on 4G telecom networks and services. Their challenges to design a stable, flexible, high-performance, scalable, and cost-effective software infrastructure to build its mission-critical service delivery platform for 4G telecom networks. They chose Red Hat to overcome these challenges. Red...

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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 // 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 // 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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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Dreamworks Animation Utilizes the Red Hat Portfolio to Build a Private Cloud

    DreamWorks Animation SKG today prides itself on being on the leading edge of both creative artistry and technology. They wanted to enable rapid, cost-efficient scalability of computing, resources for HPC (High-Performance Compute) workloads, optimal use of a multi-datacenter footprint and enhance the reliability and availability of mission-critical services. They chose...

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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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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Cic Gains Flexibility and Increases Performance With Red Hat Storage

    CIC is a leading supplier of electronic signature solutions for the financial services industry. They wanted to partner with a strategic storage provider that could easily provide services on the cloud. They chose Red Hat to overcome this challenge. They implemented the Red Hat Storage. The benefits of implementing Red...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Telecinco Migrates UNIX Systems and Java Platform to Red Hat Enterprise Linux and JBoss Enterprise Middleware

    Telecinco has established itself as the leading commercial TV channel in Spain. They wanted to update and consolidate the entire corporate IT infrastructure, including business-critical applications and management tools. They chose Red Hat to overcome this challenge. Telecinco refreshed its hardware and software infrastructure based on a combination of solutions...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    CA & Red Hat Present: Who's Securing Your JBoss Applications?

    Single-sign on, strong user authentication, and centralized security policy management are keys to securing any mission critical infrastructure. After this webcast, the will, gain a better understanding of how CA and Red Hat collaborate together Learn how and why customers use identity and access management tools in their mission critical...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    Maximize the Value of Cloud and On-Premise Applications and Services

    Enterprises are placing an increasing number of their applications and business services in cloud computing deployments to take advantage of the flexibility and scalability of the cloud model. However, other applications and business services remain behind the firewall or in gated communities for reasons of control, domain isolation, and culture....

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    Light Up Your Web Application With Rich Content

    Corporate websites are destinations that must be up-to-date, compelling, and easy to navigate - otherwise the run the risk of losing the audience. And not only does the site have to look cool, but it must be multi-lingual, compatible with mobile technologies, and search engine ready. Sound easy? Not really....

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2010

    Cox Enterprises Migrates Its Critical PeopleSoft Software From Sun Solaris to Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media, and automotive services company. They wanted to increase performance and flexibility for growth, while creating savings around software support and maintaining reliability and availability. They chose Red Hat Enterprise Linux to overcome these challenges. They migrating the whole enterprise from Sun Solaris and...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    JBoss Enterprise Middleware

    JBoss Enterprise Middleware is the leading provider of enterprise-class, open source middleware. Delivered by Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions, it integrates software from various open source communities, including the JBoss Community, Apache Software Foundation, and Eclipse Foundation, into robust, fully-tested, integrated platforms that are available...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Business Rules in the Real World: The LaSer UK Interactive Voice Response System

    The global finance industry is a typical example of a vertical where the need for controlled flexibility has grown tremendously. Stricter regulations come into effect and software management costs are re-evaluated everywhere. Through this case study and demo the will learn how the JBoss Enterprise Business Rules Management System (BRMS)...

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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 // Sep 2009

    Scaling Microsoft Internet Information Services in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of an industry-standard Web benchmark, WebBench, running in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 guests under Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 using the KVM hypervisor. The host system was deployed on a Dell PowerEdge R710 G6 server equipped with 72 GB of RAM and comprising...

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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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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Scaling the LAMP Stack in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of the industry-standard LAMP web application stack running in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 guests on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 host with the KVM hypervisor. The host system was deployed on an HP ProLiant DL370 G6 server equipped with 48 GB...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Scaling Microsoft Exchange in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of an industry-standard Exchange application, Microsoft Load Generator (LoadGen), running in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 guests under Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 using the KVM hypervisor. The host system was deployed on a Dell PowerEdge R710 G6 server equipped with 72 GB of...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Scaling Java Applications in a Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Environment

    This paper describes the performance and scaling of industry-standard Java applications running in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 guests under Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 using the KVM hypervisor. The host system was deployed on a Dell PowerEdge R710 G6 server equipped with 72 GB of RAM and comprising dual sockets...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Virtualization Guide: Red Hat Virtualization

    A functional Red Hat Virtualization system is multi-layered and is driven by the privileged Red Hat Virtualization component. Red Hat Virtualization can host multiple guest operating systems. Each guest operating system runs in its own domain, Red Hat Virtualization schedules virtual CPUs within the virtual machines to make the best...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5: I/O Tuning Guide

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux provides CIOs and IT managers with the means to reduce costs while improving operational flexibility throughout their computing infrastructure. The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 I/O Tuning Guide presents the basic principles of performance analysis and tuning for the I/O subsystem. This paper also provides techniques...

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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 // Nov 2009

    Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Servers: Competitive Pricing Guide

    Server virtualization offers tremendous benefits for enterprise IT organizations - server consolidation, hardware abstraction, and internal clouds deliver a high degree of operational efficiency. However, today, server virtualization is not used pervasively in the production enterprise datacenter. Some of the barriers preventing wide-spread adoption of existing proprietary virtualization solutions are...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Flake-Wilkerson Market Insights Migrates Mission-Critical Applications to Red Hat Solutions

    Flake-Wilkerson Market Insights is a full-service research firm committed to providing solutions and insights to clients that help them improve their business and help them meet or exceed their business objectives. They wanted to replace outdated IT solutions with an affordable, reliable, and performance-boosting solution for mission-critical applications. For this...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Defense Information Systems Agency: Global Combat Support System: Focused Logistics; Red Hat's Metamatrix Enterprise Data Services Platform Enables the Transition to a Service-Oriented Architecture

    The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) is responsible for planning, developing, fielding, operating, and supporting command. DISA wanted a fusion of information, logistics, engineering, planning and transportation technologies to enable military mobility and versatility. DISA selected Red Hat's MetaMatrix Enterprise Data Services Platform to support the GCSS-J Program in its...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    SNS Bank Reduced Costs and Increased Performance With JBoss jBPM

    SNS Bank was established in 1817 and is one of the top five banks in the Netherlands with more than 3, 300 employees in 146 branches. The ability to automate its service channels required SNS bank to apply Business Process Management (BPM) techniques to existing selling channels by revamping both...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Swedish National Police Board Experiences Impressive Cost Savings With JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    Swedish National Police Board (SNPB) is the law enforcement agency for the country of Sweden. The SNPB wanted to replace costly proprietary software with reliable open source solutions to reduce acquisition and ongoing costs for the organization's IT department. As it explored open source solution alternatives to its costly proprietary...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Marshall University Enjoys Enhanced Performance for Critical Campus Activities With SunGard and Red Hat

    Marshall University is a state-supported research university located in Huntington, West Virginia, offering two- and four-year undergraduate degrees as well as graduate degrees. The University Computing Services (UCS) staff determined that a large-scale upgrade was needed to improve speed while increasing flexibility and maintaining a manageable architecture. For this they...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    HealthPlan Services Migrates From Solaris to Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Increase Performance and Decrease Costs

    HealthPlan Services (HPS) is the nation's largest independent provider of service and technology solutions to the insurance and managed care industries. HPS faced three major business challenges with its aging Sun Solaris on SPARC hardware with RISC architecture. HPS needed an operating system that could interoperate with Microsoft Windows Active...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sixbell Nekotec Solutions Finds Flexibility With Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Sixbell Nekotec Solutions is a leading Latin American company engaged in the design, development, marketing, and support of integrated telecommunications solutions. Sixbell looked for a flexible solution that would provide interoperability with a greater number of hardware providers and would encourage the incorporation of innovative technological solutions from different market...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Swedish Railways Implements JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform for Improved Performance and Customer Service

    Swedish Railways (SJ AB), the national railway operator in Sweden, travels between 350 stations and carries 100,000 passengers per day. SJ AB recognized the need to upgrade its internal software delivery system in order to provide a shared platform for all of its IT systems. The integration of the IT...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    The Coffee Connoissuer Serves Up Enhanced Customer Experience With Red Hat Solutions

    The Coffee Connoisseur (TCC), a leading purveyor of gourmet coffees in Singapore, offers an extensive range of exclusive top-quality coffees, brewed to perfection using a variety of methods including syphon, ice coffee dripper, and espresso techniques. The TCC wanted to develop a reliable system to run its customer loyalty programme....

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Red Hat Helps Medquist Streamline Clinical Documentation Workflow With JBoss and Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    MedQuist Inc. is a leading provider of medical transcription software and related services. MedQuist Inc. wanted to enable a rapidly growing, high-volume, 24x7 businesses, through the creation of an agile and highly productive development environment for building and running mission-critical applications. For this they chose Red Hat. Due to the...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Landslide Technologies Delivers Leading-Edge SaaS With Red Hat and JBoss Solutions

    Founded by seasoned sales veterans, Landslide Technologies Inc. is a pioneer in Sales Work style Management, offering the industry's first solution designed to address the working needs of the individual salesperson. They wanted to build a high-availability SaaS solution that could support product evolution, a growing subscriber base, and integration...

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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 // 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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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Spanish Ministry of Education and Science Migrates Its Critical Applications to Red Hat Solutions

    The Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (MEC) is responsible for education - including mandatory basic, secondary, and university education - and also controls science and innovation in Spain. The MEC wanted to replace mixed proprietary IT environment to simplify management and improve system performance and availability. For this they...

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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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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 With Virtualization Delivers Increased Performance to Dutch City Council

    The City of Rotterdam, known for its famous harbour and large city council, is located in the Netherlands and boasts over 600,000 inhabitants. The Rotterdam wanted to renew part of the city's IT infrastructure and create a future-proof platform for its heterogeneous environment. For this Rotterdam deployed Red Hat. Red...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Autotrader.co.uk Migrates to Red Hat Solutions for Performance, Stability and Reliability

    AutoTrader.co.uk is the UK's No. 1 motoring website, with over 10.3 million monthly unique users, who carry out over 106 million searches on new and used vehicles. AutoTrader wanted to replace inefficient, incumbent systems with a reliable and affordable standardised system. For this they chose Red Hat. Red Hats Enterprise...

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