The Friday Five is a weekly Red Hat® blog post with 5 of the week's top news items and ideas from or about Red Hat and the technology industry. Consider it your weekly digest of things that caught our eye.


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Call for nominations: 2020 Red Hat Innovation Awards

 

Are you using Red Hat open source solutions in innovative ways? We want to hear your story. Drop us a line to start your nomination process.


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Red Hat on Red Hat

 

Did you know? Red Hat is built on Red Hat products. We use our own products for the same reasons our customers do - to meet business challenges head on.


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FCW - Shifting culture is the best way to reignite public-sector innovation

 

The only way government agencies - or any organization - will continue to thrive amid continual, innovative disruptions will be to fundamentally rethink how they operate.


NEW ON THE BLOG:

Red Hat Certificate System achieves Common Criteria certification

 

Red Hat is pleased to expand our offerings of open technologies to power the world’s most critical workloads with the Common Criteria certification of Red Hat Certificate System.


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TechCrunch - With the acquisition closed, IBM goes all in on Red Hat

 

IBM's massive $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat closed a few weeks ago and this week, the two companies are now announcing the first fruits of this process.