Feed abonnieren

For the past 14 years, Red Hat Summit has delivered inspirational, educational and actionable content, industry-shaping news, and innovative practices from customers and partners from around the world and across industries. As we prepare for Red Hat Summit 2019, we wanted to share some of the exciting keynotes you can expect from our main stage.

Attendees will hear keynotes on the future of enterprise technology from several Red Hat leaders including: Jim Whitehurst, president and CEO; Paul Cormier, president of Products and Technologies; DeLisa Alexander, executive vice president and chief people officer; Chris Wright, vice president and chief technology officer; and Stefanie Chiras, vice president and general manager, Red Hat Enterprise Linux.  

Customers from across industries are using open source to modernize infrastructure and applications, and deliver exciting innovations. At Red Hat Summit 2019, attendees will hear keynotes from some of our customers including:

BMW Group: Dr. Alexander Lenk, lead architect, Connected Vehicle, Digital Backend, Big Data, Blockchain

This is not the BMW Group’s first time joining us at Red Hat Summit. Last year they spoke in a breakout session about how they drive digitalization by containerizing the connected car backend. This year they’ll be on the main stage sharing the continuation of their story and how they moved to the hybrid cloud space by using Red Hat OpenShift on the public cloud. The BMW Group enables connected cars worldwide with the cloud and uses OpenShift Dedicated for their business-critical applications, serving new markets in addition to the existing on-prem deployments.

Delta Air Lines: Rahul Samant, executive vice president and chief information officer

During this keynote, attendees will hear how Delta Air Lines is transforming technology into a competitive advantage. As one of the largest airlines in the world carrying nearly 200 million customers annually, CIO Samant joined Delta at a time when the global airline was regularly proving its reputation as the world’s most reliable operator. His challenge was to support Delta’s industry-leading reliability while embarking on a transformation journey to modernize Delta’s infrastructure, applications and skill base for the benefit of employees and customers, alike. Samant will talk about all of this and how Delta tapped Red Hat to help with aspects of the airline’s digital transformation, including the comprehensive Open Innovation Labs residency and Container Adoption Programs.

Lockheed Martin: Michael Cawood, vice president, Product Development

During this talk, Cawood will provide insight into the digital transformation at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics and how the organization is modernizing software upgrades for advanced fighter jets like the F-22 Raptor. By leveraging Red Hat Open Innovation Labs and Red Hat OpenShift, Lockheed Martin furthered its agile transformation and significantly reduced release times.

Don’t miss out on these informative keynotes and all the other energizing content at Red Hat Summit 2019! Early Bird registration is $1,300 through March 4, 2019. To save a bit more, use the code RHBLOG19 and you’ll receive $100 off your registration fees. (This code can only be used once per attendee, and cannot be combined with any other offer.)


Über den Autor

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies.

Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.

Read full bio

Nach Thema durchsuchen

automation icon


Das Neueste zum Thema IT-Automatisierung für Technologien, Teams und Umgebungen

AI icon

Künstliche Intelligenz

Erfahren Sie das Neueste von den Plattformen, die es Kunden ermöglichen, KI-Workloads beliebig auszuführen

open hybrid cloud icon

Open Hybrid Cloud

Erfahren Sie, wie wir eine flexiblere Zukunft mit Hybrid Clouds schaffen.

security icon


Erfahren Sie, wie wir Risiken in verschiedenen Umgebungen und Technologien reduzieren

edge icon

Edge Computing

Erfahren Sie das Neueste von den Plattformen, die die Operations am Edge vereinfachen

Infrastructure icon


Erfahren Sie das Neueste von der weltweit führenden Linux-Plattform für Unternehmen

application development icon


Entdecken Sie unsere Lösungen für komplexe Anwendungsherausforderungen

Original series icon

Original Shows

Interessantes von den Experten, die die Technologien in Unternehmen mitgestalten