Red Hat Announces No-Cost Developer Subscription

By CIOReview | Tuesday, April 12, 2016

RALEIGH, N.C.: Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), as a part of its Red Hat Developer Program, has recently announced the availability of no-cost Red Hat Enterprise Linux subscription, offering developers a stable development program.

The Red Hat Enterprise Linux Developer Suite is delivered as a self-supported, non-production developer subscription; enabling developers build enterprise-grade applications, and also empowering them to make mission-critical deployments across cloud, physical, virtual and container-centric infrastructures.

The new suite also helps enterprise developers, providing simplified access to resources, tools, and content which in turn enables them to be more successful by leveraging Red Hat products. The resources also provide access to Red Hat JBoss Middleware portfolio which is also available through no-cost developer subscriptions.   

“With Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Red Hat JBoss Middleware available through the program at no cost, developers can more easily use our technology to start projects and explore solutions while having confidence that their chosen development platforms and tools can be supported in production, without porting or incompatibility issues,” said Harry Mower, Senior Director, Developer Tools and Marketing, Red Hat.

Additionally, the enterprise IT teams involved in modern applications developments through DevOps, CI/D can benefit from a simplified and efficient environment with platform compatibility across development and deployment. Moreover, the new no-cost development subscription also provides access to the Red Hat Container Development Kit (CDK) which is a curated compilation of container development tools and resources of Red Hat.