Organizations today are building applications that juggle huge amounts of data to provide engaging and responsive user experiences. While most of the data is likely innocuous, some of it may be highly-sensitive or contain personally identifying information. This is why securing private data remains a top priority for businesses today.
All things considered, it’s a challenging time to be the leader of an IT organization. What are the most pressing issues? To find out, we asked 100 executives at organizations with 1,000 or more employees about the current and future roles of CIOs.
On Friday, May 9th, 2014, Jim Whitehurst, president and CEO of Red Hat, delivered the keynote address for the 36th annual Campbell University Law School hooding and graduation ceremony. Whitehurst shared from his own experiences as a rising executive at Delta Air Lines and as chief executive of the world's leading provider of open source software solutions the three things he thinks leaders need to do to be successful: inspire, engage, and have the courage to be themselves.
Open source is many things to different people. For us at Red Hat, open source is innovation. Freedom to create. Excellence, low cost and flexibility. But above all, open source is a valuable tool to produce, share and improve ideas.
Today’s announcement of general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 marks a significant milestone for Red Hat. The culmination of a multi-year effort by Red Hat’s engineering team and our partners, the latest major release of our flagship platform redefines the enterprise operating system, and is designed to power the spectrum of enterprise IT: applications running on physical servers, containerized applications, and also cloud services.
With Red Hat JBoss Middleware, Red Hat helps developers quickly build high quality, hybrid cloud-ready, adaptable applications that can be evolved for ever-changing and heterogeneous business environments. The foundation for application development is the application platform, and we’re happy to announce that Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6.3 beta is now available for download by members of the JBoss.org community.