Red Hat Enterprise Linux developer subscriptions

Bridging development agility and production stability

For software developers who need a flexible environment for code development and testing, Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® developer subscriptions are designed to make creating Linux applications faster and easier than ever. These subscriptions include Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server or Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation, Red Hat Enterprise Linux Add‐Ons, Red Hat Software Collections, and the Red Hat Developer Toolset. In addition, developers have access to software updates, the Red Hat Knowledgebase, instructional resources, and an ecosystem of experts to help maximize productivity and build great Linux applications.

Red Hat bridges development agility and production stability by delivering:

  1. A robust set of developer tools in Red Hat Enterprise Linux to support your application's life cycles for 10 years. This includes important programming languages such as GCC, Python, Ruby, PHP, and Perl.
  2. An annual refresh of fundamental and popular tools to support shorter application life cycles. These are delivered via Red Hat Software Collections and Red Hat Developer Toolset.

Learn more about Red Hat Enterprise Linux developer subscriptions at the Red Hat Customer Portal.

Red Hat Software Collections


Red Hat Software Collections accelerates the delivery of enterprise-ready dynamic languages, open source databases, and web servers. With an accelerated release cadence, developers and system administrators can take advantage of the latest innovations as they build and deploy modern applications. In addition, you can move applications into production with confidence as Red Hat Software Collections releases are supported for three years. Key Red Hat Software Collections components include Python, Ruby, PHP, Perl, PostgreSQL, MariaDB, MySQL, MongoDB, Apache httpd server, Nginx, and more.

As Red Hat Software Collections components are converted to OpenShift® cartridges they can be used to develop and deploy applications on both Red Hat Enterprise Linux and OpenShift by Red Hat, offering the ultimate flexibility and choice.

Red Hat Developer Toolset

Red Hat Developer Toolset accelerates the delivery of enterprise-ready compilers and tools, and lets C, C++, and Fortran developers compile once and deploy to multiple versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. In addition to an updated GCC, Red Hat Developer Toolset includes updated versions of Eclipse, GDB, SystemTap, Valgrind, OProfile, and much more.