|By Pat Romanski||
|June 10, 2014 09:15 AM EDT||
Join Red Hat on June 10, 2014 at 11am (EST) for a unique and interactive virtual event focused on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® and its dramatic impact on the modern datacenter.
- When: 11am (EST), Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Redefining the Enterprise OS | A Red Hat Virtual Event
Hear from Red Hat leaders and industry experts on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at 11am and see how Red Hat Enterprise Linux continues to deliver unmatched customer value, increased efficiency, and true strategic advantage for global customers across every industry.
Attendees will learn more about how Red Hat Enterprise Linux has:
- Transformed the IT industry.
- Redefined the server operating system.
- Enabled unparalleled choice for customers.
- Created the foundation for cloud computing.
The event is open and complimentary for all Red Hat customers, partners, contributors, and any open source enthusiasts.
Your Foundation for an Open Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
Speaker: Alessandro Perilli, general manager, Open Hybrid Cloud
In this session, you'll learn how to gain the agility to rapidly deliver new capabilities for the business-today. You'll also learn how to prepare for long-term success by building on a flexible, stable foundation known for its reliability and security.
Alessandro Perilli will detail how Red Hat's fully open approach to cloud can provide the portability, interoperability, and control needed in today's IT infrastructure.
Introduction to Containers in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Release Candidate
Speaker: Marty Wesley, senior principal product marketing manager, Red Hat
Containers simplify application environments by providing lightweight application isolation, complete runtime encapsulation, and an image-based deployment and update capability.
In this session, you'll learn how Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate allows organizations to build an infrastructure that can rapidly deploy applications in a secure and reliable manner.
More Insight, More Control: The New Management Toolbox
Speaker: Ron Pacheco, senior manager, Platform Product Management
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 - release candidate delivers new frameworks, tools, and capabilities that allow you to get more performance from your infrastructure more efficiently than ever before - whether you are looking to simplify management or have fine-grained control of specific resources.
Join Ron Pacheco for a review of the new features that can change the way you work.
Is Your Datacenter Open for Business?
Details coming soon.
Building an Application Infrastructure with Docker & Atomic
Speakers: Lars Hermann, senior director, Product Marketing
Daniel Riek, senior director, Software Engineering
Package and deploy applications. Docker application packages are lightweight and enable re-use of the base container image.
When deploying Docker containers, Red Hat's project Atomic delivers a minimal operating system that is optimized to run containers and with an image-based update model.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Release Candidate & DevOps
Speakers: Denise Dumas, senior director, Platform Engineering
Robyn Bergeron, Fedora project leader
Wherever you draw the line, it's clear that the DevOps movement is redefining who does what in terms of system operations and application environment.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate lets administrators oversee application resources and features that give developers the control and flexibility they need to manage their applications.
In this session, you'll learn about about product features from the Red Hat engineering and community perspectives.
IT Infrastructure: Building Foundations that Last
Speaker: Bob Mader, Sr. Vice President Linux Engineering, Citigroup
Datacenters have rapidly evolved from what some considered to be cost centers to places of innovation and growth.
In this session, Bob Mader from Citigroup will talk about how Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate delivers exciting new capabilities to take customers beyond 2020 as they evolve toward shared-nothing, scale-out cloud architectures.
Containers in OpenShift & GearD
Speakers: Joe Fernandes, senior manager, Product Marketing
Dan Juengst, senior principal product marketing manager, Red Hat
OpenShift by Red Hat, our Platform-as-a-Service offering, uses Linux container technologies to provide the foundation for its secure and highly scalable multi-tenant architecture.
In this session, you'll learn how Red Hat is enhancing OpenShift by integrating containers in the Docker format, using the OpenShift Origin GearD project to manage containers across multiple Red Hat Enterprise Linux hosts and integrate Docker with systemd. This will enable you to use native Docker containers support in OpenShift Online and OpenShift Enterprise.
Engage Red Hat to Amplify Your Success
Speaker: Paul Batkowski, senior manager, Technical Support
What's the fastest way to start benefiting from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate innovations? Take full advantage of your Red Hat subscription.
In this session, you'll learn how to take full advantage of the resources available to you to help you master the new capabilities, integrate them into your environment and optimize them for your particular requirements. Paul Batkowski will introduce you to the various ways that Red Hat can help speed your successful adoption.
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