Cloud-native agility.
Carrier-grade reliability.

Telecommunications service providers maintain networks that support billions of connections among a growing range of smart devices—impacting both industries and whole societies. Red Hat helps transform legacy networks into agile platforms for innovation from core to edge - with open, cloud-native infrastructure and a partner ecosystem offering thousands of new possibilities.

Cell phone tower on a hill

Open source is reshaping telecommunications

Network transformation

Find open network strategies

Open solutions are creating consistency—from core to cloud to edge. Learn how holistic automation can optimize time, people, and resources.

Automation and AI

Automate network functions anywhere

Automation and AI can help service providers scale without complexity. Make agile automation accessible.

App modernization

Modern support systems start with more choice

Modern support systems start with more choices. Maximize your choices for cloud-native innovation. 


Keep sustainability in mind

Reduce waste, emissions, and inefficiencies. Learn how to optimize your complex operations to move toward sustainability. 

Red Hat levels up AI support for telecommunication service providers

Red Hat's Azhar Sayeed highlights how AI-related announcements from Red Hat Summit 2024 will help service providers stay competitive (fraud detection, personalized customer support and more) while meeting increased modern infrastructure demands.

Customers in action.

Learn how Red Hat customers have achieved their goals with telco solutions


Icon-Red_Hat-Media_and_documents-Quotemark_Open-B-Red-RGB The future competitiveness of the telecoms industry now depends on how agile, open, and autonomous your telco cloud infrastructure is…

Anwar Alsubhi

General Manager of Cloud Infrastructure, stc

Stc is Saudi Arabia’s leading digital services provider. Find out how stc evolved its multivendor telco cloud to achieve service provider goals.

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Icon-Red_Hat-Media_and_documents-Quotemark_Open-B-Red-RGB Red Hat and KDDI will continue to contribute to the acceleration of innovation in the telecommunications industry by utilizing open-source software and keeping information open

Red Hat-KDDI white paper

Building an efficient private telco cloud with Red Hat

This jointly-authored white paper features a case study showcasing the KDDI network environment. KDDI is one of Japan's leading telecommunications operators.

Innovating with our partners


Delivering best-in-class telecommunications solutions

Red Hat will serve as the primary infrastructure platform for Nokia's core network applications.

94% of telecommunication companies in the Fortune Global 500 rely on Red Hat*

Source: Red Hat client data and Fortune Global 500 list, September 2023.

Watch and learn

Red Hat experts host in-depth telco solution demos and webinars, all found within our video hub and our “Red Hat Telecommunications” BrightTALK channel. With on-demand access, you can watch and learn when it works best for you.

More telco resources

Red Hat Blog

We have a lot to say about telco solutions. Read our blog to learn more.

Telco sustainability

How can telcos achieve their sustainability goals? 

Red Hat Architecture Center

We answer 6 questions about Cloud RAN mobile architecture.

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