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.


PARTNER SUCCESS:

Strengthening the power of collaboration: Why Red Hat and Microsoft are extending our partnership

Red Hat and Microsoft have extended their partnership through at least 2024, bringing confidence to their mutual customers that the benefits of Red Hat solutions on Azure will continue for many more years.


IN THE NEWS:

The Server Side - Red Hat eyes cloud-native Java future with Quarkus

Red Hat's Quarkus project aims to raise Java up to the cloud and update the popular programming language for cloud-based computing situations and projects.


RECOMMENDED READING:

Open Outlook: Management + Automation

While management and automation technologies have always been instrumental to enterprise IT governance, their importance grows as organizations grapple with the resulting increased speed, scale and complexity.


CHECK IT OUT:

What making a podcast taught us about branded content

What Red Hat is doing with Command Line Heroes, Open Source Stories, Because We Had To, and other branded content projects is basically the same - we're telling our audience that open source matters, that it’s exciting, and that we are here as a company to nurture and protect it.


SAVE THE DATE:

OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit announces speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, Microsoft Azure and Eli Lilly

The OpenShift Commons Gathering at Red Hat Summit brings together experts from all over the world to discuss the technologies and open source software projects that underpin the OpenShift ecosystem to help take us to the next level in cloud-native computing. The gathering will feature speakers from NASA, Volkswagen, Microsoft Azure and Red Hat's CEO Jim Whitehurst.


Of interest

News to note—just for you