Red Hat First Linux Solution Provider to Intel Server Applications Program

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United States, June 27, 2000

Market Leader in Open Source Solutions to Help Develop Application "Recipes" for Intel OEMs

Red Hat, Inc. (Nasdaq:RHAT), the leader in open source Internet infrastructure solutions, announced today that it is the first Linux solution provider to join the Intel[r] (NASDAQ: INTC) Server Applications Enabling Program. As part of the program, Red Hat will help Intel develop a "cookbook" of pre-packaged Internet server application recipes optimized for Intel's Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).

"We are pleased to join Intel's Server Applications Enabling Program, which delivers the unmatched open source expertise of Red Hat to Intel's channel of OEMs," said Matthew Szulik, president and CEO of Research Triangle, N.C.-based Red Hat, Inc. "By working with Intel to develop packaged Internet solutions, we can further accelerate the adoption of Red Hat Linux and other open source technologies in Internet and enterprise computing infrastructures."

For more information on Red Hat's participation in the program, visit www.redhat.com/app_enable/ or www.intel.com/ebusiness/server/resources/isae/.

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Red Hat, the world's leading open source and Linux provider, is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with satellite offices spanning the globe. Red Hat is leading Linux and open source solutions into the mainstream by making high quality, low cost technology accessible. Red Hat provides operating system software along with middleware, applications and management solutions. Red Hat also offers support, training and consulting services to its customers worldwide and through top-tier partnerships. Red Hat's open source strategy offers customers a long term plan for building infrastructures that are based on and leverage open source technologies with focus on security and ease of management. Learn more: http://www.redhat.com

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