Redington Appointed as Red Hat Distributor for India
Bangalore, India, 8 June, 2018: Redington India, today announced a collaboration with Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions, to distribute the full range of Red Hat solutions in India, including Red Hat Cloud Suite, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Ansible Automation and Red Hat JBoss Middleware.
In today’s world of digitalera, enterprises are increasingly turning to open source to accelerate theirdigital transformation efforts. They realise the benefits of building andcollaborating on open source rather than developing new software from theground up. Today it is at the core of many emerging technologies including cloud computing, artificial intelligence, blockchain and machinelearning.
With this collaboration Redington will identify and appointregional system integrators, ISVs and born in the cloud partners to furtherexpand and develop open source partner ecosystem in India. Redington’s partnerswill be able to offer their customers Red Hat-supported open source technologyfor deploying their workloads on public, private and hybrid platforms throughthe container platform and while automating service, applicationand infrastructure provisioning and management, though asubscription-based model that allows them the ability to scale out based ontheir business requirements.
Commenting on the collaboration, Mr. Neeraj Bhatia, Director, Commercial and Partner Sales, Red HatIndia and South Asia said, “In today’s digital era, open source is oneof the only enterprise software technology platforms that offers truechoice and integrated technology to embrace the ever evolving digital economy.Our business partners play an important role in educating customers and guidingthem through this transformation to be a truly digital era business. Ourcollaboration with Redington will enable us to introduce the benefits of RedHat offerings to a broader range of customers, especially in the remote marketsof the country.”Mr.R Venkatesh, Executive Vice President at Redington said, “Enterprises around the world rely on RedHat to deliver solutions that meet their business needs with regards toperformance and security features. At Redington, it is our endeavour to providebest-in-class solution to our customers. We are very pleased to have theopportunity to represent Red Hat's exceptional product line.”