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Premium Lock Red Hat welcomes Oracle idea of moving Java EE to open source foundation

Java If Oracle follows through on a proposal to put further development of Java Enterprise Edition into an open source foundation, Red Hat would welcome the move.

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Updated July 28

Red Hat investigating report CIA hacking tool targets its software

The top software product from Raleigh-based Red Hat is the target of a hacking tool developed by the CIA, according to documents published by WikiLeaks. Red Hat Enterprise Linux is one of the world's most popular software used by global financial firms.

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Updated June 29

Premium Lock Cheers, Hatter style: Red Hat opens 40K SF executive, labs center with a bar- in Boston (+ video)

Raleigh-based Red Hat is expanding its geographic footprint in a significant way - but not in its hometown. The space also includes a bar, reports the Boston Globe. Plus: A look at what the new complex offers. And: Watch a video overview about Red Hat's Innovation Labs.

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Updated June 21

Premium Lock Red Hat beats Street, shares surge to nearly $100

Red Hat, a global leader in Open Source Linux software and services as well as various cloud technologies, beats Wall Street expectations in both earnings and revenue. The news late Tuesday sent Hatters' shares up immediately to nearly $100. Red Hat shares haven't topped $100 since Dec 1999 shortly after the company went public. Driving the growth: Cloud.

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May 17

Premium Lock Red Hat opens first Innovation Lab in Europe, third overall

Red Hat Raleigh-based Red Hat opens a new Innovation Labs in London, its first outside the U.S. The Innovation Labs are designed to put customers and Hatter experts side-by-side to "jump start innovation" and develop software solutions.

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Updated December 22, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat "Poised for success" despite stock setback

Despite seeing its share price drop following its Q3 earnings report, Red Hat's sales and channel investments mean the company is "poised for success," a Technology Business Research analyst says.

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Updated December 21, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat shares plunge after earnings report

Red Hat Red Hat stock plunged 13 percent after its earnings report and news that its chief financial officer is leaving. Red Hat needed to crush analyst estimates of its third quarter 2017 earnings, and while posting respectable numbers, did not do it.

Tags: Red Hat, Linux
December 21, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat earnings: what's at stake

Red Hat, the world's largest open-source Linux software company, will report third quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday. What's at stake for the company?

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November 29, 2016

Premium Lock American Airlines picks IBM for cloud services

IBM Cloud      American Airlines is teaming up with IBM for cloud services and application development utilizing IBM's Bluemix.

Updated November 29, 2016

Premium Lock HPE: The Machine has 'potential to change everything' (+ video)

Will future computers rely more on memory than processors? HP Enterprise thinks so. Meet "The Machine," which CEO Meg Whitman touts as the future of computing with machines that are "memory driven" rather than processing. "We believe this has the potential to change everything," she says.

October 20, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat, Ericsson form "broad-based alliance"

Red Hat, Ericsson ink alliance Raleigh-based Red Hat Inc. and Ericsson have announced what they call "a broad alliance to deliver fully open source and production-ready cloud infrastructure, spanning OpenStack, software-defined networking (SDN) and software-defined infrastructure (SDI).

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Updated September 22, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat surges 6.4%; big deals help beat Street expectations

Red Hat Shares in Raleigh-based Red Hat climbed 6 percent in after-hours trading Wednesday after the open source giant beat Wall Street expectations for revenue and earnings. CEO Jim Whitehurst says big deals help drive growth.

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September 21, 2016

Premium Lock Lenovo: We're not to blame for Linux install woes

The penguin is the symbol for Linux  The penguins are marching against Lenovo, and the world's No. 1 PC manufacturer is trying to calm a controversy on the net among Linux users. The company insists it is not intentionally blocking Linux installations on some new PCs.

July 1, 2016

Premium Lock Recapping Red Hat Summit: From analytics to cloud to partnerships - and a wedding

Jim Whitehurst didn't take the stage in a robe and sing/dance with a choir as his predecessor Matthew Szulik once did, but the Red Hat CEO did evangelize on the need for "open source" development in business as well as in communities. Yes, it was Red Hat Summit week. Here's a review.

February 17, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat, Google discover 'critical' Linux security flaw

The penguin is the symbol for Linux  Engineers at Red Hat and Google have discovered what is termed a "critical" flaw in Linux and "remote code execution is possible." The companies are recommending that Linux users - including numerous versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux - fix the bug immediately. Google calls the joint discovery of the bug "an amazing coincidence."

November 5, 2015

Premium Lock Microsoft and Red Hat Announce partnership for Linux and Azure

Red Hat Microsoft and Red Hat are making it official in a partnership announced Wednesday. Microsoft will offer Red Hat Enterprise Linux as preferred choice for Microsoft Azure. Read more on the partnership.

Updated September 21, 2015

Premium Lock Red Hat earnings beat expectations, shares rise

Red Hat Red Hat Inc. (NYSE:RHT) reported second-quarter earnings of $51.4 million, or 47 cents cents a share, up from $46.8 million and 41 cents a share in the same period last year, topping analyst expectations of 44 cents a share.

Updated September 21, 2015

Premium Lock Red Hat's leaders, a chance to have impact, fun lure new CFO from Valley

Frank Calderoni, a long-time financial executive and chief financial officer at Cisco, could have had his pick of tech jobs after leaving the networking giant last year. So why did he pick Raleigh-based Red Hat, which is a long way from Silicon Valley? He cites many reasons in an exclusive interview with WRAL TechWire.

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August 24, 2015

Premium Lock A win for Big Blue? IBM breathes more life into the mainframe with LinuxONE

Analysis: IBM creates international media attention and industry buzz with the unveiling of new mainframes targeting Linux. Mainframes are a rare bright spot for Big Blue in hardware, and the new LinuxONE program has a big upside, believes analyst Stephen Belanger of Technology Business Research.

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