Red Hat, Inc. [NASDAQ:RHAT], the leading provider of Linux and open source solutions, will be exhibiting at Embedded Systems in Nuremberg (19-21 February 2002). Open source software is continuing to establish its presence in new markets, and developers in particular are realising the clear benefits of a non-proprietary platform. Red Hat's embedded portfolio provides a comprehensive set of open source embedded solutions, supported by developer tools and custom engineering services. The following leading embedded technologies will be showcased on the Red Hat stand, S13, in Hall 11:
- The new Red Hat Embedded Linux Developer Suite, which supports all the main architectures: X86, PPC, ARM, SH and MIPS processors. The Suite offers an excellent basis for new developments that require a reliable and stable platform.
- eCos: This highly integrated and configurable embedded operating system from Red Hat offers an attractive combination of realtime capabilities, advanced technical features and a business model without licence fees.
- GNUPro: This open source compiler from Red Hat is the ideal environment for developers committed to the General Public Licence (GPL).
Red Hat offers you the opportunity to find out about the latest in open source software for embedded systems. Paul Holt, Embedded Sales Director at Red Hat EMEA, as well as a number of other leading Red Hat representatives will be on hand to supply information on Red Hat and open source applications. The show is also an excellent opportunity to discuss the strategic advantages of the Linux operating system in embedded systems.
About Red Hat, Inc.
Red Hat is the world's premier open source and Linux provider. Red Hat is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, N.C. and has offices worldwide. Its European headquarters is based in Surrey, UK, with offices throughout Europe. Please visit Red Hat on the Web at http://www.europe.redhat.com. For investor enquiries, contact Gabriel Szulik at Red Hat, +1-919-547-0012.
- About Red Hat
Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at http://www.redhat.com.
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