RedHat

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“RedHat Commercial Linux” First version of RedHat : November 3.     A commercial Linux distribution The birth of commercialization in Linux. RedHat | 2 .> “RedHat Enterprise Linux”. 1994 2003 : ◦ “RedHat Commercial Linux” .

6 million RedHat | 3 .• • • Marc Ewing creates his own distribution(1994) Why the name “RedHat”? Milestones: – Partnership with IBM – Used in all enterprise level. known as the best in its kind – Revenue : $ 652.

• Company in free & open source software sector Provides operating system platforms with middleware . applications & mgt products Most recognized open source brand in the world • • RedHat | 4 .

WHY OPEN SOURCE ????    Leads to higher quality . manipulate them RedHat | 5 . more secure & integrated software Bugs are found & fixed quickly User has access to the code .

• Some features such as: – Virtualization – Kernel & Performance – Packaging – Security – Networking RedHat | 6 .

(In windows VMWare can be used) RedHat | 7 . Supports virtualized guest operating systems. Virt-Manager.Virtualization • • • Comes in all server products.

Kernel & Performance • • Red Hat is based on Linux kernel 2.6. RedHat | 8 .18 Support for multi core processors.

• Network accelerator technology.Kernel & Performance • Symmetric multi-processing support. RedHat | 9 .

RedHat | 10 .Packaging • Server: – Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advance platform – Red Hat Enterprise Linux (stand alone) • Desktops: – Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (Red Hat Desktop) – Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop with workstation.

• • Multi-Level Security and targeted policies for all services. RedHat | 11 . Security • • Internet security enhancements and improved performance. Real time monitoring and auditing. Integrated directory and security capabilities.

Desktop RedHat | 12 .

applications.Desktop • • • • Desktop enhancements include configuration tools. Foundational Stateless Linux features (X Window). and laptop support. Enhanced graphics using fading and transparency etc. RedHat | 13 . Integrated Multimedia support.

e.• Eliminate barriers: As red hat is not a closed • • • sourced operating system. So administrators and users are able to enhance the OS. Eliminate economic barriers: Red Hat updates ever 18-24 months. i. As a stand alone OS and as a virtual OS RedHat | 14 . which makes it the worlds largest open source ecosystem. Implementation : Red Hat can be implemented using many methods.. it comes with one time license only. So customers doesn’t have to pay for each and every update. Open source ecosystem: It can deploy wide range of hardware support .

networking and Kernal performance. Cost effective. RedHat | 15 . Uses enhanced security. It can be customized to enterprise needs. Incredibly amazing GUI.• • • • • • Red Hat Linux is flexible operating system. Can be implemented easily.

Forget about the blues. go with the red RedHat | 16 .

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