Government and public sector

Red Hat takes the best innovation from the open source community and stabilizes it for public sector missions. Our products are built to help you become more efficient, meet critical IT demands, and seamlessly complete  accreditation and certification processes. Red Hat® solutions are used throughout the federal government and in all 50 states.

Products for government

Red Hat delivers a complete software foundation for government IT—including cloud computing, management, virtualization, and containers.

State & Local

Red Hat provides products, services, and training for state and local agencies looking to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and maintain security and governance to better serve their constituents.


Red Hat solutions provide the ideal platform for K-12, colleges, and universities to consolidate infrastructure, create scalable computing environments, and increase student success.


of U.S. executive departments rely on Red Hat [1]


Microsoft Azure
Amazon Web Services
  • Carahsoft
  • Immix Group
  • Synnex
  • Applied Computer Solutions
  • August Schell
  • CDWG
  • CityTech
  • Compsec
  • Compucom
  • DLT
  • Emergent
  • FCN
  • Fierce
  • Flywheel
  • Insight
  • Iron Bow
  • Kovarus
  • Mavenspire
  • PC Mall Gov
  • Presidio
  • Shadow-soft
  • SHI
  • Taborda
  • Vizuri
  • WWT
  • Accenture
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • CSC
  • Harris
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Raytheon
  • SAIC
  • DELL
  • HPES
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • SAP
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Blackmesh
  • Bluemix
  • Google
  • Microsoft Azure
  • ORock Technologies
  • SRA

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Powering planetary exploration with Red Hat OpenStack Platform

We are proud of the partnership with NASA JPL to address their needs for an agile infrastructure to meet their projected growth, while helping to reduce the datacenter footprint.

Radhesh Balakrishnan, general manager, OpenStack, Red Hat

More customer successes

Acuity Systems

Acuity built an open source platform using Red Hat technology to provide easier big data analysis.

Booz Allen Hamilton

Booz Allen Hamilton helped the DoD transform its aging and inflexible architecture.

Government of British Columbia

The Government of British Columbia, Canada, used open source to collaborate with the private sector, improving services for citizens.

Government open source


Featured resource

Red Hat Open Innovation Labs - The Catalyst for Government I.T. Transformation

Learn more about Red Hat’s solutions for government

[1]Red Hat client data, June 2017

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