Financial services

Real time is real money

In the financial services industry, market opportunities grow faster than IT budgets. That's why Wall Street, major exchanges, retail banks, and insurance companies have adopted Red Hat® for their IT needs.

Make sure you're poised to compete. Affordable, reliable, secure Red Hat open source solutions give you technology and performance advantages and provide the low-latency, high-throughput infrastructure your financial services environment needs.

"Red Hat is almost like water, it's pervasive within our architecture. Red Hat is extremely strategic and without it, most of our computers wouldn't be running." - Steve Rubinow, CIO, NYSE Euronext

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Trade performance

The trading industry is experiencing an explosive growth in trade volumes and shrinking trade size. Red Hat Enterprise Linux® and the Red Hat Enterprise MRG Trading Platform give you the solutions you need to cope with this volatility.


Financial services transactions require a secure IT infrastructure to handle and protect sensitive information.

Red Hat provides products with security built in as a base offering. Customer security is our priority, and we work to make sure your infrastructure is protected from risks.


Red Hat open source technology delivers a reliable IT infrastructure with less downtime and better performance.

Reduced costs

Financial market conditions are tough. Like most, you're probably being asked to drastically cut costs. So how do you balance capital investment spending and operating expenses while choosing the right platforms and technologies? Red Hat can help.


The Real-time Core Banking Platform

To meet your financial institution's need for fast and reliable IT, Red Hat, in collaboration with FIS and Intel, delivers a cost-effective alternative to proprietary, legacy batch-processing technology: The next-generation Real-time Core Banking Platform.

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