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Containers are powering innovation and empowering teams to quickly deliver valuable business outcomes. But with this opportunity comes complexity. Red Hat® OpenShift® meets you where you are in your digital transformation journey with a choice of managed or self-managed Kubernetes.

Ask yourself: Do you have the expertise and time to focus on maintaining, upgrading, and securing your Kubernetes deployment?

A managed Kubernetes service provides ongoing operations and support for container deployments. Managed services help you simplify your Kubernetes deployment and reduce operational overhead and complexities. 

This allows developers and IT organizations to rapidly adopt enterprise-grade Kubernetes application development and deployment so they can focus on what matters most, their applications.

Building and managing a container environment yourself isn’t easy. With a Red Hat OpenShift managed service, we reduce operational complexity allowing you to focus on building and scaling applications that add more value to your business.

Using the same code base as Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat OpenShift managed services are built on industry-leading Kubernetes expertise and are optimized for performance, scalability, and improved security.

Red Hat works with key cloud provider partners to deliver fully managed container environment services that simplify deployment and operations while saving costs over in-house construction.

Faster time to value

  • Self-service dashboard provides fully managed clusters in minutes
  • 90% increase in developer productivity for application development, testing, and deployment
  • Reduce time to market with an increased focus on value-add applications

Increase operational efficiencies

  • Multicloud and multi-deployment options 
  • Flexible consumption-based pricing
  • Fully managed from infrastructure to daily operations 
  • Hybrid access increases portability

Backed by 24x7 expert support

  • Financially-backed 99.95% SLA
  • Enhanced security with automated patching  
  • Zero downtime upgrades and SRE maintenance
  • Fill gaps in internal skills and resources

How do Red Hat OpenShift managed offerings compare?

  • Lower total cost of ownership: There is more to the total cost of Kubernetes than the subscription cost itself.
  • Fully managed: Unlike other managed services on the market, Red Hat manages the full stack, not just the Kubernetes control plane, and is backed by the experience of our specialized 24x7 global SRE team.
  • More than just Kubernetes: Red Hat OpenShift delivers a complete application development, deployment, and runtime platform adding features such as build pipelines, monitoring, logging, security tools, service mesh, and more on top of upstream Kubernetes.
  • Award-winning Red Hat support: We offer Red Hat Premium Support and a 99.95% SLA.
  • Available on every major public cloud: Whether you’re already using a public cloud provider or want to transition to the public cloud, Red Hat OpenShift managed services are available on every major public cloud, giving you the flexibility to choose the offering that best fits your needs.

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