Blog Archive - February 2011



Red Hat Announces Extended Lifecycle Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Today, Red Hat announced the availability of Extended Lifecycle Support (ELS) for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, in line with the one-year notification of the end-of-life of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

 

Add Revenue and Value for Your Enterprise with JBoss Enterprise Middleware

Custom applications are vital to any business; there’s no argument there. But, it can be very difficult to determine the costs and benefits of the middleware necessary to develop, deploy, and manage those custom applications. So how do you know if your middleware is really delivering value? And...

 

Value of the Red Hat Subscription Delivered with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.9 Availability

The steady delivery of new and updated Red Hat Enterprise Linux releases continues today with the immediate availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.9. This release follows on the heels of the availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6 in January, and the delivery of the newest major version...

 

Second Annual JUDCon Boston – Call for Papers Now Open

JUDCon, May 2-3 in Boston, is one of the premier JBoss developer events. Last year’s JUDCon Boston attracted many of the best and brightest to exchange ideas on JBoss Community projects, Java EE, and cloud. And last October, JUDCon Berlin built on that momentum. Got something to say? Say it at...

 

Community Support Expands for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

The Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) project is pleased to announce the release of EPEL 6. A community project, EPEL 6 is a collection of open source projects packaged specifically for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, which was released in November 2010, and other compatible systems. These...

 

Red Hat’s Makara Cloud Application Platform Makes it Easier to Deploy to the Rackspace Cloud

Red Hat’s Makara team is pleased to announce the availability of the Makara Cloud Application Platform – Developer Preview. Makara is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that allows you to deploy, manage, monitor and auto-scale your new or existing Java and PHP applications in the cloud with little or...

 

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Performance Leadership

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization made solid progress during 2010. We delivered Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 2.2 and the first release of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops. We announced that several enterprise clouds, such as IBM’s, would be built on our virtualization platform...

 

Opensource.com Names Award Winners

If you haven’t heard, opensource.com turned one last week! To celebrate its first anniversary, the site launched an inaugural awards program recognizing two top contributors with its Moderator’s Choice andPeople’s Choice awards. Moderator’s Choice Award The Moderator’s Choice award recipient,...

 

Governance for Your Cloud

Cloud computing needs governance - which is to say that cloud computing needs processes, policies, and procedures. In a way this is no different from IT more broadly. But virtualization, dynamically moving workloads and an increased reliance on third parties for many types of IT functions mean...

 

Where’s Red Hat this February?

Registration is now open for the 2011 Red Hat Summit and JBoss World in Boston, May 3-6! We’re counting down the days and hope to see you at this year’s event. Check out the agenda and register for Summit and JBoss World here. Did you miss the Red Hat Virtual Experience on January 26? Don’t...