Open source technology is at the heart of Red Hat, but so is open source management. Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst recently spoke with TIA Now at Mobile World Congress about this concept and how Red Hat has implemented open source within an organizational structure as a way to maximize innovation potential. Check out the video interview and learn more about Jim’s book The Open Organization, including video summaries of each chapter.
Are you looking to modernize your platform and reduce costs by adopting open source software? Are you intrigued by the network functions virtualization (NFV) revolution? Tune in to our March 17 webinar to learn how to how to build a complete cloud, from storage and operating system to cloud platform and cloud management, on open source software.
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Adoption of container-based application deployment models like Docker is expected to grow. It stands to reason then, that interest in ways to combine compute and storage will grow as well. To that end, Red Hat is demonstrating this week at Mobile World Congress 2016 the combination of Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) servers and Red Hat Ceph Storage containerization technology.
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Your business results are what matter and truly open source systems together with NFV and SDN can help you to succeed. Imagine if your customers could choose their network services online and they were delivered in just minutes. Cisco has expanded their collaboration with Red Hat to help you do just that.
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Mobile-edge computing (MEC) is a highly distributed computing architecture based on the deployment of small computing units in both outdoor and indoor radio access network (RAN) facilities at the edge of their mobile networks. Red Hat has joined a recently created European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) working group to help define MEC use-cases and architecture details as a complementary effort to the existing NFV and 5G initiatives.
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For financial services companies, simplifying and automating IT processing is key to reducing costs and error rates, and improving the customer experience. Complex layers of legacy technology were hindering MUFG Union Bank’s operations. When this delayed deployment of a key e-commerce application, the IT team was tasked with quickly developing a solution. You can read the full story in our MUFG Union Bank case study.
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If you are planning to head to Barcelona next week for this year’s Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona, Feb. 22-25, might I suggest you pack a “hoverboard?” This event just keeps growing and getting better as the latest mobile networking technologies and innovations are unveiled and demonstrated to an estimated audience of more than 100,000 technology enthusiasts from around the globe.
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Lately, when I go to the gas station to refuel my vehicle, I am pleasantly surprised by the price and love the numbers I see—as a consumer. However, falling gas prices have obvious implications on the oil and gas industry, as reflected by the stocks going “downstream,” so to speak, in recent times. While the economic pundits work out the global market forces, what can oil and gas companies do to re-energize and rejuvenate this sector? Innovate. Of course, for innovation to be effective, it should have proper context and tangible business benefits.
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Red Hat employees work hard for customers across all industries but they also know how to have fun. Engineer Bryan Totty works in Red Hat’s global support services, and is also known as rapper “Totty.” He wrote and produced a song about working at our Raleigh headquarters, and we made a video starring many members of our Raleigh team. Who says work can’t be fun? We hope you enjoy watching this as much as we enjoyed making it.
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Suppose you could watch a cable TV channel from any provider of your choice and not be locked-in to only the channel selection from your provider’s set-top box. For example, imagine you can watch cable channels using your Apple TV. The result would be you have more choice of home entertainment and you wouldn’t have to pay a higher price just to rent the cable provider’s set-top box.
Continue reading “#UnlockTheBox: The FCC is freeing up your selection of TV channels.”