Cloud applications and workloads

Cloud applications and workloads

Deliver business services that create competitive advantage

Business is building cloud applications using open innovations like big data solutions, mobile technologies, and social media to connect customers and products in new ways. You need application development tools to build, integrate, and deliver cloud services rapidly. The result: A faster path from innovative ideas to business value.

Red Hat helps create and evolve your applications

Red Hat customer success stories

  • Access innovative, open, and cost-effective development tools.
  • Integrate new applications, data, and devices using modern middleware services.
  • Deploy new applications and centrally manage cloud services across a broad range of infrastructures.
  • Enable the automation and management of hybrid cloud applications with performance and operational controls.


Faster application and service delivery

Develop, deploy, and manage applications with tools that unify data and integrate workloads.

Open integration

Efficiently and flexibly integrate applications, data, and devices across heterogeneous applications and systems.

More choice

Choose the development frameworks, platforms, tools, and deployment runtimes that meet your needs.

Run anywhere

Design portable, modular, and scalable applications that run across a diverse set of infrastructures.

Only Red Hat delivers an open hybrid cloud with the most comprehensive, innovative IaaS, PaaS, and cloud application solutions.

Comprehensive solutions for building and integrating cloud applications

Application development

Take your apps to the cloud

OpenShift by Red Hat® is our PaaS portfolio of application platforms in the cloud where application developers and teams can build, test, deploy, and run their applications. OpenShift lets developers focus on developing with their choice of interfaces, languages, frameworks, services, clouds, elasticity, and infrastructure. It also offers multiple interaction models that let developers use a rich set of command-line tools, a powerful multidevice web console, or an Eclipse-based IDE, like Red Hat JBoss® Developer Studio.

Develop, deploy, and host rich applications and services for the cloud

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, the market-leading enterprise platform for highly transactional Java™ applications, helps you:

  • Go to market faster.
  • Automate processes as you build.
  • Unify data from multiple sources.
  • Support many tools and frameworks.
  • Improve developer efficiency.
  • Create a modular architecture.
  • Integrate with existing management tools.
  • Provide excellent uptime (with a high transaction volume).

Develop, test, and deploy rich web and enterprise apps, and SOA services

Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio has everything you need to to develop, test, and deploy rich web applications, enterprise applications, and service-oriented architecture (SOA) services—including Eclipse, open source tools, and access to Red Hat JBoss platforms.

Application and data integration

Unify data from multiple sources into a single, trusted source

Red Hat JBoss Data Services lets you unify data from multiple sources into a single, trusted, accurate, and accountable source, while handling high transaction volume with excellent uptime. Integrate new and changed data sources in your application infrastructure to:

  • Increase return on assets.
  • Improve agility and speed time to solution.
  • Boost organizational performance.

Integrate applications, data, and services fast and flexibly

Red Hat JBoss SOA Platform provides integration, governance, registry, and repository services for applications, and cloud and mobile service development and deployment. It's a cost-effective and efficient way to integrate applications and services, handle business events, and automate business processes.

  • Dramatically improve business process execution, quality, and performance.
  • Eliminate manual touch points.
  • Reduce business process execution errors.
  • Execute faster.
  • Get higher returns on your existing IT investment.

Make real-time integration beyond the datacenter possible

Red Hat JBoss Fuse and Red Hat JBoss A-MQ offer flexible, small-footprint enterprise service bus (ESB) and high-performance messaging. They provide effective, cost-efficient integration of applications, data, and devices across disparate applications and systems, and include transformation, routing, and protocol-matching services.

  • Eliminate manual touch points, automate processes, and connect assets.
  • Implement solutions faster using popular integration patterns.
  • Deploy in multiple configurations with a lightweight container and flexible architecture.
  • Provide extensive connectivity to external applications.

Red Hat JBoss A-MQ is included in Red Hat JBoss Fuse, and is also sold separately.

Handle high transaction volume with intelligent, distributed caching

Red Hat JBoss Data Grid offers intelligent, distributed caching ideal for hybrid cloud environments. It can handle unprecedented transaction volumes and overcome data access limitations, allowing for elastic scalability—-on-premise or in the cloud.

Automated processes and decisions

Respond to requests and changing conditions automatically

Red Hat JBoss BRMS offers integrated management for business processes, events, and decisions. It uses business rules and process management to model, automate, measure, and improve critical processes, policies, and complex events. JBoss BRMS includes:

  • Integrated business process management (BPM), business rules management, and complex event processing (CEP).
  • A high-performance business-rules engine.
  • Advanced business-process automation.

Application, integration, and automation expertise

Modernize your systems and applications without disrupting your business

Migrate from older systems and middleware without disrupting the way you do business. Our consultants work closely with your IT team to understand your business requirements and processes. We tailor application builds and updates to your organization's goals. With modern, efficient systems in place, you save money and are free to focus on new areas of innovation.

Master Red Hat JBoss Middleware applications with hands-on training

Introductory or advanced, Red Hat's lab-intensive training courses help you get the most out of your Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform and Red Hat JBoss Operations Network investments.