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Dec. ADVISORY/ Red Hat CEO Matthew Szulik to Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee Regarding Microsoft Settlement

  • December 11, 2001
WHO: Red Hat, Inc., CEO Matthew Szulik WHAT: Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the matter of the anti-trust case settlement against Microsoft Corporation WHERE: Dirksen Building, U.S. Senate Office Building, Room 106, Washington D.C. WHEN: 10:00 a.m. EST Wednesday, December 12, 2001 Red Hat, Inc. (Nasdaq:RHAT) today announced that at 10:00 a.m. EST on Wednesday, December 12, 2001, CEO Matthew Szulik has been invited to testify on the proposed anti-trust settlement between Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq:MSFT), and the federal government. As an... (more)

Red Hat's Alan Cox Named Candidate for Prestiguous Technology Review 100

  • November 19, 2001
Alan Cox, "Kernel Hacker" at Red Hat, known throughout the open source community as one of the industry's most influential programmers, has been named a candidate for the worldwide Technology Review 100 (TR100). The TR100 is a unique listing of the world's top 100 young innovators published by Technology Review, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's (MIT) award-winning publication. Cox was singled out as an individual whose technical achievements for Red Hat and for the Linux industry demonstrate promise to impact technology in the 21st century.

Media Alert - Red Hat Introduces Expanded eLearning Course Curriculum

  • November 15, 2001
Red Hat, Inc. (Nasdaq:RHAT), a leader in training and certification on Linux and open source technologies, today announced an expanded catalog of eLearning courses. These courses add to Red Hat's already popular classroom and eLearning programs for the RHCE track and for developers. The new Red Hat eLearning schedule includes courses on Internet infrastructure, networking fundamentals, eCommerce architecture and planning, database design and skills, and web development skills including XML, HTML, JDBC and JSP. Many of the new courses provide pre-requisite or co-requisite skills for Red Hat's... (more)

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8 IT automation mistakes to avoid
Enterprisers Project – February 8, 2018
With automation expanding inside IT–especially throughout the software development life cycle–we asked IT leaders and automation experts to help identify some of the key mistakes IT teams make as they automate an increasing number of processes. Pay attention to these issues up front to prevent them from hampering your own automation implementation.
Every company is becoming a technology company
Bloomberg – Februrary 6, 2018
The deal expands Red Hat's leadership in Kubernetes and containerization. If the next generation of software is going to be in a hybrid cloud world where part lives on premise in the datacenter and part in the public cloud, having a cloud-native fabric to deliver applications in a single way is going to be critical.
How I coined the term "open source"
Opensource.com – February 1, 2018
I am the originator of the term "open source software" and came up with it while executive director at Foresight Institute. This is my account of how I came up with it, how it was proposed, and the subsequent reactions. Of course, there are a number of accounts of the coining of the term, for example by Eric Raymond and Richard Stallman, yet this is mine, written on January 2, 2006. It has never been published, until today.
Who really contributes to open source?
ITWorld – February 7, 2018
Using the GitHub REST API to pull public profile information from all 2,060,011 GitHub users who were active in 2017 (“active” meaning 10 or more commits to public projects), Adobe developer Fil Maj was able to pull the total number of corporate contributors to GitHub, with results that might surprise you.
Open source is 20: How it changed programming and business forever
ZDnet – February 2, 2018
Every company in the world now uses open source software. And if you ever searched on Google, bought a book from Amazon, watched a movie on Netflix, or looked at your friend's vacation pictures on Facebook, you're an open source user. Open source has indeed become the model for practical software development. Besides Linux companies such as Canonical, Red Hat, and SUSE, technology businesses such as IBM and Oracle also adopted it. This, in turn, led to open source's commercial success.
Red Hat acquires CoreOS for $250 million in Kubernetes expansion
TechCrunch – January 30, 2018
The deal expands Red Hat's leadership in Kubernetes and containerization. If the next generation of software is going to be in a hybrid cloud world where part lives on premise in the datacenter and part in the public cloud, having a cloud-native fabric to deliver applications in a single way is going to be critical.

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