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Download Red Hat whitepapers about open source in government to help your agency decide if Red Hat solutions can solve your business or IT problem.
- The Power of PaaS
- Are you controlling software costs? Or are software costs controlling you?
- Recognizing a decade of innovation
- SELinux: A new approach to secure systems
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux Academic Edition
- Accenture and Red Hat solutions
- Red Hat: The government’s secure & trusted choice for open source solutions
- 10 steps to shape your mobility strategy
- DevOps and the business of government: Removing the barriers between development & delivery
- Red Hat JBoss xPaaS services for OpenShift
- Closing the IT delivery gap in government with secure, hybrid cloud
- Choosing an enterprise platform for big data
- FICO using OpenShift
- Robust solutions for continuous diagnostics mitigation
- Picking the Right PaaS
- Solving security challenges for government cloud-based IT environments
- How the Shared Services Strategy is Bridging the Gap Between Business Managers and IT Shops
- Open Hybrid Cloud: Delivering Full Value on Cloud Services
- How Open Source Cloud Technology Can Eliminate IT Silos
- Cutting the cost of virtualization
- Virtualizing government: New open source solutions for the public sector
- Getting the most out of your Docker container strategy
- How Open Source Can Help Overcome Government's Biggest Challenges
- Modernize your IT infrastructure for increased efficiency
- Your datacenter journey: Building a platform without boundaries
- Webinar: Tips for Managing Your Hybrid Cloud Environment (2015-3-19)
- Government Data & Apps: How to Build a Strategy for Migrating to the Cloud
- Government's Step by Step Path to the Cloud
- The Big Switch: Government Infrastructure in the Cloud
- Middleware for Government Cloud Based Integration
- Government as a Platform: Connecting the Dots
Get more in-depth information about Red Hat and open source in government.
- The Fascinating World of Containers and Why the Military Should Care (Military Embedded Systems, 2015-5-14)
- 5 Steps to Building a Microservices Foundation (GCN, 2015-5-6)
- Red Hat JBoss EAP 6.2 Gets Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification, Paul Smith Comments (Executive Biz, 2015-4-20)
- Open Source: More Eyes, Fewer Vulnerabilities, Greater Security (Military Embedded Systems, 2015-2-27)
- Five Ways Open Source Middleware Can Impact Unmanned Systems (Military Embedded Systems, 2015-2-12)
- A New Take on the Cloud Divide: 'It's Pets and Cattle' (FCW, 2015-2-12)
- Flexibility: The Key to Federal Cloud Adoption (Homeland Security Today, 2015-1-22)
- Survey: Feds Wary of Committing to Cloud (Federal Times, 2015-1-20)
- Can Feds Find Stability in the Cloud (Mobile Enterprise, 2015-1-20)
- Federal IT Pros Commit Gradually to the Cloud (eWeek, 2015-1-20)
- Red Hat's David Egts: Gov't Can Use Linux Containers to Support Virtualization (Executive Biz, 2015-1-15)
- Why Government Can't -- and Shouldn't Contain Containers (Government Computer News, 2015-1-13)
- FCW Rising Star: Shawn Wells (Federal Computer Week, 2014-11-30)
- The US Government's Tenuous Relationship with Open Source (Linux Insider, 2014-11-14)
- As Open Source Goes Mainstream, Institutions Collaborate Differently (Tech Republic, 2014-11-14)
- 6 tips for adopting open source (GCN, 2014-11-13)
- What the evolution of open source can teach the public, private, and people sectors (FutureGov, 2014-01-16)
- Red Hat Academy gets expanded content, new web-based textbooks (The Journal, 2014-01-15)
- Why IT went hybrid (Forbes, 2014-01-14)
- eWEEK at 30: Linux Makes Open Source a Software Industry Force (eWeek, 2013-12-31)
- Red Hat on a Roll (InformationWeek, 2013-12-20)
- What the escalating war among cloud computing rivals means for you (GCN, 2013-12-18)
- Massachusetts launches open cloud to spur big data R&D (GCN, 2013-12-16)
- Viewpoint: 5 open source myths (Federal Times, 2013-12-15)
- The future of open source: Red Hat Government Symposium highlights (FedScoop, 2013-11-07)
Find government-related open source and Red Hat events.
- AFCEA Cybersecurity Technology Summit, Washington, D.C. (2015-4-2)
- The Annual Technology Expo for Parkersburg, WV (2015-4-29)
- 2015 NRO IT Way Forward, Chantilly, VA (2015-4-30)
- NLIT Summit 2015, Seattle, WA: (2015-5-3 through 2015-5-6)
- AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium, Baltimore, MD (2015-5-5 through 2015-5-7)
- AUVSI 2015, Atlanta, GA (2015-5-5 through 2015-5-7)
- ATCA Technical Symposium, Atlantic City, NJ (2015-5-12 through 2015-5-14)