Red Hat operating system is the range of software products that are enhancements to the open-source Linux provided to general public. High level of customizations such as migration planning, security, and virtualization are made in these new versions provided by the Red Hat enterprise.
Different versions of Red Hat operating systems are as follows:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop: The desktop computers have limited use in the home for students, personal use and housewives. It requires minimum applications, almost no server is needed, and web browsing is some of the needs. Red Hat for Desktop systems provides operating systems that are robust and secure to leave least trouble for the users to look after. A number of customized applications are provided as the part of package and many more are available from third parties such as OpenOffice.org that can be utilized to create documents, spreadsheet, presentations, and drawings. Using Red Hat Linux, you are not left alone in this world. Red Hat provides applications that support output formats, which are consistent with Microsoft formats. Hailed as character-based operating system, it surpasses the expectations with support for firefox for networking, laptop support, playing high quality graphics and multimedia and peripheral devices support.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Servers: High-profile businesses have trillions of data on the servers that runs their business. Red Hat Linux is not the only choice for small businesses; but many businesses are utilizing Red Hat Linux for servers to get stable and virus free. An enterprise edition supports smooth working over multiple platforms and different computers, sharing resources, and high level of stability. Support for multiple platforms requires extensive support for third-party software and their upgrades as and when required. The server version includes support for Apache and Tomcat servers, technologies such as PHP, Perl, Python, MySQL and PostgreSQL, authentication services, like openldap and kerberos5 for supporting multiple computers that are spread across distributed organizations and print services such as NFS, CIFS, CUPS that means smooth print commands and results despite different types of printers in use.
Add-On also makes it flexible, reliable and relatively stable on any point of failure for applications like Apache, MySQL and PostgreSQL. Due to high data exchange and security restrictions, load balance feature for web serving, databases, networking and storage is provided.
As Red Hat Linux is in the field of operating system, Java is scalable in the field of computer languages that is being used by the developers around the world to develop various applications for a number of devices that includes laptops, mobiles phones, tablets, web applications and consumer appliances. The developers can build, deploy and host Java applications and services using this enterprise edition. JBoss is a popular Java Programming platform and JBoss Enterprise Application Environment is another platform of Red Hat product, which enables the developers to create Java applications. This edition has complete Eclipse IDE environment, security services, Java Beans, caching, JBoss EAP bundles, Java naming and directory interface support. JBoss EAP includes Java EE and Web Services, web application services, messaging services, and JTA (Java Transaction API) for two-phase commit transaction support.
JBoss Enterprise data services Platform is for those who have trouble managing the information from different sources and in different formats according to the future usability. There are unlimited facilities to store, backup and recover your data. You are being left with the need to automatic system that could simply categorize the data type into useful entities. This platform not only distributes assets in disparate locations but also transmits where they are intended to. It is highly impractical to depend on simple software to deduct the usability of your data at low processing rates. Using this platform, you can rely on the information that is reliable, accurate and process in fast manner. The information that is formed does not lie on sedentary devices, and thus you can access them anywhere, any time and in many ways. Virtualization is implemented in this platform to achieve this.
In total, Red Hat operating system series provides answers to almost every requirement of the users, like professional, businesses and industries. It is integrating modern needs of virtualization, updating the installed applications, third-party software support and implementing high-level security mechanisms.