The 2010 Red Hat Road Tour will make stops in several cities this October. It’s a free, half-day business seminar that you won’t want to miss. Check out the October stops below and be sure to sign up soon as spots are filling up quickly! Can’t make it to the Road Tour? Check out where else you can find Red Hat this month.

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Red Hat will host several webinars this month. Check out the dates below and register at
October 7: Enabling Business Agility through Integration
October 12: Migrating Oracle Databases from UNIX to Red Hat Enterprise Linux
October 19: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops
October 20: Making Tomcat Enterprise Ready
October 26: Achieve a More Agile and Responsive IT Organization
October 27: Business Rules in the Real World

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North America

Red Hat is coming to a city near you! Join us for a complimentary half-day seminar in your city focusing on cloud computing, virtualization, middleware and the future of IT at the 2010 Red Hat Road Tour. Come hear real world examples from Red Hat customers, participate in roundtable discussions and talk to Red Hat product experts. Check out our October dates below. A full list of tour dates is available here.

Seattle, WA, October 5: Renaissance Seattle
Vancouver, BC, October 7: Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Hotel
Phoenix, AZ, October 12: Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort
Denver, CO, October 14: Embassy Suites Denver Tech Center
Chicago, IL, October 19: W Chicago City Center
Minneapolis, MN, October 20: Minneapolis Marriott City Center
Boston, MA, October 26: Sheraton Needham Hotel
New York, NY, October 27: Marriott Marquis
Toronto, ON, October 28: Westin Harbour Castle

Red Hat is a sponsor of the CTO Telecom Summit, held in Scottsdale, AZ Oct. 3-6. Red Hat CTO, Brian Stevens, will lead a session on Tuesday, Oct. 5 focused on cloud computing.

Red Hat is again an exhibitor at GTEC, Canada’s Government Technology Event, being held Oct. 4-7. In addition to being at booth #806 during the multi-day event, Red Hat is also sponsoring a complimentary Cloud Camp on Monday, October 4. Kyle Gonzales, Senior Manager, Solution Architects, will also be hosting a session titled “A solid business case of using Open Source in Government: the US Government.”

Rules Fest gathers the best and brightest speakers from industry, academia, and private research to share practical knowledge and techniques for creating, utilizing, and managing software that incorporates rule engines, inference engines, logical reasoners, or other rule-based and reasoning technologies. JBoss, by Red Hat, is a Gold sponsor of this year’s event in San Jose, CA on Oct. 11-14. To learn more, click here.

Red Hat President and CEO, Jim Whitehurst, will deliver the keynote address at Interop New York on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 9:00 a.m. From the operating system to middleware to virtualization to cloud computing, Red Hat has had a long history of delivering inherent interoperability and value for the enterprise. With the paradigm shift to cloud computing, IT customers have an unprecedented opportunity to adopt solutions that deliver choice. In his keynote, Jim Whitehurst will discuss the importance of interoperability to cloud computing, how transparency helped solve problems of the past, and how the promise of adaptability can help solve the problems of the future.

Join thousands of CIOs and senior IT leaders at the Gartner ITxpo 2010 on Oct. 18-21 in Orlando. This year’s theme is, “Transitions: New Realities, Rules and Opportunities.” Red Hat will be an exhibitor; please be sure to visit us at booth 1022 to learn more about why and how organizations are successfully transitioning to proven open source operating system, middleware, and virtualization solutions from Red Hat.

Going to SAP TechEd in Las Vegas Oct. 18-22? Red Hat is a silver sponsor and will be at booth #312. Be sure to stop by to talk to a Red Hat expert.

Red Hat is a Gold sponsor of the CIO Executive Leadership Summit on October 25 in Greenwich, CT. The event attracts more than 300 CIOs/IT leaders and C-level executives from the greater Stamford, CT area as well as surrounding states. Attendees receive unique insights into best practices and will hear success stories involving leadership, management, technology and career management. The highly interactive sessions provide many opportunities for attendees, speakers and panelists to be engaged in both learning and discussion. Red Hat is a Gold sponsor of the event, and Red Hat CIO, Lee Congdon, will be speaking on the “Transformational IT Management in Today’s Market” panel. For more information, click here.

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Come see Red Hat at Eclipse Day 2010 in Rome on October 5, an event focused on the enterprise adoption of Eclipse-based solutions. Co-organized by Engineering Group and Eclipse Foundation, supported by vendors and IT leaders, the event outlines some hot topics concerning service-oriented architectures, integration and interoperability domains, offering some specific use cases surrounding the Eclipse ecosystem. Presentations are in English and Italian. In the morning, simultaneous interpretation services are provided.

Come meet Red Hat virtualization experts at stand 43 at VMworld 2010 Copenhagen on Oct. 12-14. Get the latest information on virtualization and cloud infrastructure products, services and solutions. Be among the first to find out how Red Hat plans to continue its leadership in open source virtualization and how Red Hat can help you to build more efficient clouds today. Schedule a one-on-one meeting with Red Hat or register to attend VMworld 2010.

Red Hat, with the cooperation of Matrix, invites you to attend Open Source Day Tel Aviv on October 25, a Red Hat Symposium where a variety of open source topics will be discussed. Register to attend one of these 3 sessions: Cloud and Virtualization, Infrastructure and Linux, and JBoss Middleware. Register here.


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