Linux Platforms

Red Hat OpenStack Platform

The leading open source cloud infrastructure project—stabilized for your enterprise

Red Hat® OpenStack® Platform is a cloud computing platform that virtualizes resources from industry-standard hardware, organizes those resources into clouds, and manages them so users can access what they need—when they need it.

Features & benefits

A reliable cloud foundation

OpenStack relies on Linux, and Red Hat OpenStack Platform is co-engineered with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

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Unified management

Use the platform's integrated cloud director while Red Hat CloudForms tracks costs, controls resources, and ensures compliance.

Partner with hundreds of certified providers

Customize your OpenStack cloud with help from our certified OpenStack partner ecosystem.

Deploy a secure private cloud

With Red Hat Enterprise Linux at its core, Red Hat OpenStack Platform includes key security features such as Security-enhanced Linux.

Update a little. Update a lot.

Choose how long you want to standardize. We support some releases for up to 5 years.

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Ready-to-use cloud storage

Pair OpenStack with Red Hat Ceph Storage for object, block, and file storage that improves your cloud’s performance.

What you get

Your Red Hat subscription comes with award-winning support; the industry's largest ecosystem of partners, customers, and experts; hardware certification; and a connection to open source communities where we source the best features and make them safe for our enterprise products.

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