Red Hat Events Blog


Red Hat at OSCON 2014

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Attending OSCON in Portland? Check out where you can hear from Red Hat community and enterprise experts in breakout sessions at this year’s event.

We’re also excited to participate in Open Cloud Day alongside Chef, Citrix, and the OpenStack Foundation on Monday, July 21. And at the end of the day, we’ll be raffling off a TAZ 3D Printer 4.0 and some other great prizes.


Forty New Features of Java EE 7 in 40 Minutes
Speaker(s): Arun Gupta
10:40am, room D136

Coder Decoder: Functional Programmer Lingo Explained, with Pictures
Speaker(s): Katie Miller
10:40am, room Portland 255

Devoxx4Kids: So Your Kid Interested in Programming, Robotics, Engineering?
Speaker(s): Arun Gupta
11:30am, room F151

OpenStack :: Where Continuous Delivery and Distros Collide
Speaker(s): Mark McLoughlin (Red Hat), Monty Taylor (HP)
1:40pm, room F150

Raspberry Pi Hacks
Speaker(s): Ruth Suehle
1:40pm, room E147/148

How Does Raleigh Use Open Source
Speaker(s): Jason Hibbets
2:30pm, room D137/138

Open Source Tools for the Polyglot Developer
Speaker(s): Langdon White
2:30pm, room D135

BoF: Taming Hybrid Clouds with ManageIQ
Speaker(s): John Mark Walker
7:00pm, E141


Open Community Infrastructure How-to
Speaker(s): Karsten Wade
10:40am, room E146

Application Deployment and Auto-scaling On OpenStack using Heat
Speaker(s): Diane Mueller & Alex Barreto
11:30am, room E146

What is Happening at the CentOS Project?
Speaker(s): Karsten Wade, Karanbir Singh, Johnny Huges, Jim Perrin
5:00pm, room D137/138

Leaflet, Node.JS, and MongoDB for an Easy and Fun Web Mapping Experience
Speaker(s): Steven Pousty
10:00am, room Portland 252

Red Hat at OpenStack Summit Atlanta

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Red Hat is committed to the OpenStack community, and our participation at the OpenStack Summit on May 12-16 in Atlanta, GA will be no different.

> Read about Red Hat’s leading contributions to Icehouse, the latest OpenStack release.

We’re bringing OpenStack to the enterprise and beyond. As a Premier Sponsor, we’ve packed the week with expert speaking sessions, hands-on training workshops, and product demos.

Check out all the ways you can engage with Red Hat once you arrive:

  • EXPO HALL: Visit us in booth B2.
  • DELL KEYNOTE: Hear about Dell & Red Hat’s shared OpenStack vision on Monday, May 12 at 10:20 am.
  • SPONSORED TRACK: Join us Monday, May 12 in room B312 for a full day of sessions focused on Red Hat’s work in the OpenStack community.
  • OPENSTACK TRAINING TRACK: Experience Red Hat’s certified OpenStack-focused training curriculum on Tuesday, May 13 in room B312.
  • SPONSOR SESSION: Learn about unified management of OpenStack and traditional virtualization on Wednesday, May 14 at 9:00 a.m. in room B206.
  • DEMO THEATER: Experience Red Hat CloudForms first-hand on Wednesday, May 14 at 11:20 a.m. at the Expo Hall demo theater.
  • EVENING EVENT AT WORLD OF COCA COLA: Register to join us Wednesday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. at one of Atlanta’s most famous attractions

We’re excited to welcome Inktank to the Red Hat family. Stop by booth E2 in the Expo Hall to learn how Inktank’s flagship technology, Inktank Ceph Enterprise, will expand Red Hat’s footprint in software-defined storage.

Don’t miss out on the GRAND UNIFICATION PARTY on Thursday evening at 200 Peachtree where you can connect with experts from the Gluster and Ceph communities. An OpenStack Summit badge is required for entry — more information available at the Red Hat booth (B2).

See the complete list of events Red Hat is involved in at the OpenStack Summit, and add some to your schedule. We’re excited for another great event.

See you in Atlanta!

Build IT for the future at 2014 Red Hat Forum

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Emerging cloud, big data, modern applications and development can be game-changers for businesses. Harnessing their potential is the new charter for IT.

We’re excited to host customers, partners, and contributors for a full day of learning and networking at the 2014 Red Hat Forum.
Date: January 29, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Sheraton Palo Alto

What to expect
With an opening session featuring Red Hat executives, industry analysts, and Red Hat customers, and 6 breakout sessions to choose from the Red Hat Forum agenda has something for everyone. You’ll be able to:

  • MEET industry experts, including Dave Bartoletti, principal analyst with Forrester Research.
  • ENGAGE with some of Red Hat’s most strategic customers to gain insight and share success stories
  • BUILD your IT strategy for the future alongside your peers

Change is a constant in our industry. Join us and learn how to build an IT strategy for the future.


Red Hat at AWS re:Invent

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Red Hat is proud to be a Gold sponsor of AWS re:Invent, and we have a lot planned for the event this week. See where you can connect with Red Hat onsite, and be sure to stop by booth 400 to see what’s new.

Learn how you can use OpenShift by Red Hat on AWS in Steve Citron-Pousty’s breakout session on Wednesday at 4:15 p.m. We’ll walk through the simple process of deploying and managing your own Linux-based app in the cloud. Get the details and add this session to your calendar!

We’re showcasing our latest solutions in mini-theater sessions in booth 400 throughout the week. By attending any of the sessions below, you’ll get a raffle ticket with a chance to win 1 of 4 $250 Amazon gift cards we’re giving away on Wednesday and Thursday.

Tuesday 6 p.m. Red Hat’s cloud portfolio, Dan Juengst
Wednesday 10:45 a.m. Set policies around Amazon usage & unify cloud management across multi-platforms | Brandon Johnson
12 p.m Deploy your app on a public PaaS with OpenShift Online, built on Amazon EC2 | Grant Shipley
1 p.m. Enterprise file sharing with Red Hat Storage and OwnCloud: A demo | Veda Shankar
Thursday 10:45 a.m. Enterprise file sharing with Red Hat Storage and OwnCloud | A demo, Veda Shankar
12 p.m. Set policies around Amazon usage & unify cloud management across multi-platforms | Dave Simmons
1 p.m. Get the benefits of a private PaaS in Amazon EC2 with OpenShift Enterprise | Steve Citron-Pousty


Our solution experts will be available in booth 400 to demo our latest cloud, storage and management solutions.  Be sure to grab a signature Red Hat ball cap and a raffle ticket for a chance to win a $250 Amazon gift card during our drawings on Wednesday and Thursday at 5:20 p.m.

See you in Las Vegas!

It’s already been a great week for Red Hat at OpenStack Summit in Hong Kong.

Yesterday, we announced the general availability of Red Hat CloudForms 3.0, the management platform for OpenStack. Watch the video featuring Red Hat Cloud general manager Bryan Che to hear what’s new in the latest release. You can get more details on all of yesterday’s announcements from OpenStack Summit at

There are still a lot of valuable sessions and events left to attend, so check out the schedule below to see what interests you most:

Big Data on OpenStack: A Game Changer? | Brent Holden (Panelist)

  • Thursday, 11-11:40 a.m.
  • Apps on OpenStack, SkyCity Grand Ballroom C

Real World Usage of GlusterFS + OpenStack | John Mark Walker, Eric Harney

  • Friday, 9-9:40 a.m.
  • Related OSS, SkyCity Grand Ballroom C

OpenStack Queuing and Notification Service (“Marconi”) | Flavio Percoco (Panelist)

  • Friday, 2:20-3 p.m.
  • Related OSS, Expo Breakout Room 1

OpenStack Neutron Modular Layer 2 Plugin Deep Dive | Bob Kukura (Panelist)

  • Friday, 11-11:40 a.m.
  • Technical Deep Dive, Expo Breakout Room 2

OpenStack user personas: 6 months on | Dave Neary

  • Friday, 1:30-2:10 p.m.
  • Community Building, SkyCity Grand Ballroom C

Ceilometer+Heat=Alarming | Eoghan Glynn (Panelist)

  • Friday, 2:20-3 p.m.
  • Technical Deep Dive, Expo Breakout Room 2

Putting the PaaS in OpenStack with Heat | Chris Alfonzo, Diane Mueller, Krishna Raman

  • Friday, 3:10-3:50 p.m.
  • Related OSS, Expo Breakout Room 1

Stay up to date on the latest OpenStack developments from the Red Hat team at



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