Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering

Red Hat

Research Centre

In 2010, Red Hat established a research centre with Newcastle University. It is located alongside our National Innovation Centre for Data in The Catalyst at Newcastle Helix.

Red Hat, Inc. is an American multinational software company. It provides open-source software products to the enterprise community.

Red Hat has become associated to a large extent with its enterprise operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux. It acquired the open-source enterprise middleware vendor JBoss.

Red Hat also offers Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV), an enterprise virtualization product. Red Hat provides:

  • storage
  • operating system platforms
  • middleware
  • application
  • management products
  • support, training, and consulting services