Wipro expands partnership with Red Hat
Wipro has expanded its partnership with Red Hat to accelerate the deployment of open source based hybrid cloud computing solutions. As part of the expanded collaboration, Red Hat and Wipro will work together to develop and deliver enterprisegrade cloud solutions to the market, and will also jointly deliver next- generation developer and operations related solutions for integration and testing, according to a company statement. As part of this most recent alliance expansion, Wipro becomes a Premier, Global Systems Integrator for Red Hat.
With the expansion, Wipro’s open source infrastructure solution stack now includes Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat CloudForms, Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform, and OpenShift, the statement added.
Wipro’s relationship with Red Hat dates back to 2006 when they became a Red Hat Ready Business Partner focusing on customer adoption and implementation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. In 2010, Wipro and Red Hat announced further collaboration,making Wipro a Red Hat Premier Partner. Additionally, to support global adoption of OpenStack and InfrastructureasaService (IaaS), Red Hat and Wipro are collaborating to bring solutions for private, public and hybrid clouds to their existing enterprise and telecom customers As a part of this collaboration, Wipro has launched a demo ready Red Hat Enterprise Linux Open Stack Platform environment in the Center of Excellence (CoE) at its Bangalore campus.
(Source: Press release)