Posts tagged “Red Hat”

October 7

Premium Lock Red Hat chair, general counsel, board member sell 42,000 shares

Red Hat           With Red Hat shares trading above $80, three senior leaders at the Raleigh-based open source software and services giant have sold off parts of their holdings.

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September 28

Red Hat sets stock ownership requirements for top management, board

Red Hat Red Hat shareholders have approved a change in stock ownership requirements for its executives, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

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Updated September 22

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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Updated September 22

Premium Lock Art of the BIG deal: Red Hat goes 23 for 25 in renewing $1M-plus contracts

Maybe Red Hat executives should consider writing "The Art of the BIG Deal" as Red Hat drives more "wallet share" from clients. CEO Jim Whitehurst on Wednesday cited a series of big deals as key drivers in the Hatters' quarterly Street beat. And CFO Frank Calderoni spells out the big-deal details.

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September 21

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.

Updated September 20

Premium Lock IBM, Red Hat join forces to drive hybrid cloud solutions

Big Blue and the Hatters are teaming up to drive more cloud computing solutions that utilize Red Hat products and IBM Power System servers. IBM already has been identified as a global leader in so-called hybrid cloud services - and that's the focus of the Red Hat-IBM deal.

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Updated September 16

Premium Lock Red Hat-Citrix-HQ Raleigh Innovators Program picks 10 early-stage startups

The lineup includes Raleigh startup Malartu Funds, two Red Hat teams, three from Citrix, and four other firms. Three of those four are Triangle based. Each receives a $10,000 grant, mentorship, and possible future investment.

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September 15

Premium Lock Red Hat expanding in Boston with new office, new jobs

Red Hat           Open source giant Red Hat is opening a new office in Boston and will be adding new jobs there, the company said Thursday.

September 12

Premium Lock Red Hat files to sell $368M in stock for employee plan

Red Hat Red Hat has filed to sell $368.4 million of common stock to be issued under its employee stock plan, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

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Updated August 12

Premium Lock Red Hat stands by HB2 stance at shareholders' meeting

House Bill 2 Red Hat defends its decision to take a stand against North Carolina's House Bill 2 when asked about it by a Washington think-tank at Thursday's shareholders meeting in Raleigh.

August 11

Premium Lock Report: Public cloud spending to double, hitting $195B by 2020

In the cloud Good news for Red Hat, IBM, Cisco, Oracle and all those other firms focused on "cloud" computing: Business is going to get even better in terms of cloud-related software and services.

July 29

Premium Lock Last day to nab a discount for the Internet Summit

Internet Summit Today (Friday, July 29) is the last chance to get a discount price for the Internet Summit in Raleigh November 16-17. Companies and speakers on the agenda include: Hulu, Moz, Marketing Profs, Airbnb,Red Hat, the Daily Show, Salesforce, Walgreens, AOL, Bitly, comedian Rainn Wilson, Ann Handley.

July 1

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.

Updated June 30

Premium Lock Watch a real red wedding - at Red Hat Summit

Twitter, open source, tech news sites and social media lit up Wednesday as a surprise, real wedding brought to a close Red Hat's annual summit in San Francisco. Yes, a real red wedding - but no blood as in "Game of Thrones."

Updated June 29

Premium Lock Lenovo broadens Red Hat embrace + Whitehurst keynote, news at Red Hat Summit

Lenovo, the world's top PC manufacturer and a top provider of servers for data centers which operates one of its two executive headquarters in Morrisville, is deepening its relationship with Raleigh-based Red Hat, the global open source Linux developer. Plus, get the latest news from the Red Hat Summit and watch Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst's keynote speech where he stresses the importance of open source.

Updated June 27

Premium Lock Enemies no more: Red Hat, Microsoft embrace at Hatters' summit

The years of bitter acrimony between Red Hat and Microsoft are formally over, believe it or not. At the Red Hat Summit in San Francisco on Monday, the two tech rivals unveiled Microsoft products that include Red Hat Linux support. And later this week Microsoft will demo how its SQL Server will run Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The Hatters even renamed a developers' blog ""

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