Industry: DevOps and System Architecture
Date: February 2018
Key Stakeholders: CIO, System Architect, IT Manager, System Administrator, Operations Manager.
On January 30, 2018, Red Hat announced that it was acquiring container software company, CoreOS, for US$250 million. This document explores:
Why Red Hat acquired Core OS
The Opportunity for IT Professionals
Alternatives, including Oracle, IBM, and Open Source options
The Upshot for Red Hat and CoreOS customers