According to the register IBM have just signed a $1B Red Hat OpenShift contract with TSB
as predicted @IBM @IBMDeveloperUK @IBM_UK_news @RedHatUK are ramping up the #ibmred opensource cloud #devops marketing
IBM RED – @techcrunch “with the acquisition closed, IBM goes all in on Red Hat” #ibmred #cloudops #devops
“This open hybrid cloud foundation is what enables the vision of any app, anywhere, anytime. Combined with IBM’s strong industry expertise and supported by a vast ecosystem of passionate developers and partners, customers can create modern apps with the technologies of their choice and the flexibility to deploy in the best environment for the app – whether that is on-premises or across multiple public clouds.”
the latest giant in the cloud space – IBM & RedHat are now one #cloud
IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Red Hat announced today that they have closed the transaction under which IBM acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190.00 per share in cash, representing a total equity value of approximately $34 billion.
The acquisition redefines the cloud market for business. Red Hat’s open hybrid cloud technologies are now paired with the unmatched scale and depth of IBM’s innovation and industry expertise, and sales leadership in more than 175 countries. Together, IBM and Red Hat will accelerate innovation by offering a next-generation hybrid multicloud platform.
Based on open source technologies, such as Linux and Kubernetes, the platform will allow businesses to securely deploy, run and manage data and applications on-premises and on private and multiple public clouds.
IBM’s cloud revenue has grown from 4 percent of total revenue in 2013 to 25 percent today.
IBM are migrating all SoftLayer accounts to IBMCloud account #cloudops #devops
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