Posts tagged “Red Hat”

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.

Updated September 20, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 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.

Updated June 30, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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 ""

June 24, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat CEO wins Ernst & Young tech entrepreneur honor

Jim Whitehurst   Jim Whitehurst, CEOf of Red Hat, is the winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in technology award for the southeast.

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Updated June 23, 2016

Premium Lock Inside Red Hat: Hatters' open strategy is paying off as cloud market grows

Analysis: Red Hat beats revenue expectations for the second quarter, fueled by OpenStack adoption and an application-centric strategy, says Technology Business Research Analyst Andrew Smith.

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June 23, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat CEO gives a shout out to Ansible; CFO explains acquisition strategy

Ansible Red Hat says its huge investment ($100 million-plus, according tor reports) in Durham startup Ansible last fall is already paying big dividends, says Red Hat's CEO. And the Hatters' CFO spells out why Red Hat is making acquisitions.

Updated May 31, 2016

Premium Lock Red Hat CEO seeks to drive change with 'Catalyst-in-Chief,' his 2nd book

If running global open source leader Red Hat wasn't taxing enough already ... CEO Jim Whitehurst continues to contemplate the many challenges facing corporations as they seek to manage ongoing digital disruption. He shares some of those thoughts in a new book.

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May 26, 2016

Premium Lock Tech links: Peter Thiel-Gawker war; Snapchat raises $1.8B; AT&T bids for Yahoo; Red Hat boosts Ansible; IBM breakout coming?

High tech In today's wrapup of technology headlines impacting on the Triangle: The backstory of billionaire Peter Thiel's war against Gawker; Snapchat raises $1.8 billion; AT&T may be battling Verizon for Yahoo; Red Hat gives a boost to Ansible, the Durham startup it acquired; and TheStreet says IBM is posed for a "breakout."

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