Red Hat Honors 2016 North American Partner Award Winners

NEW ORLEANS – 2016 RED HAT NORTH AMERICA PARTNER CONFERENCE – April 6, 2016 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the winners of its 2016 Red Hat North America Partner Awards. The winners were recognized at Red Hat’s North America Partner Conference, which concluded today in New Orleans.

The awards honor Red Hat commercial and pubic sector partners for developing innovative solutions to meet customer needs and business challenges. The honorees were recognized for impressive solutions in the following categories: Cloud Partner of the Year; Industry Solution Partner of the Year; Distributor of the Year; High Volume Partner of the Year; Innovation Partner of the Year; Middleware Solutions Provider Partner of the Year; Middleware Global Systems Integrator of the Year; Partner of the Year; Canadian Partner of the Year; Rising Star Partner of the Year; Catalyst Partner of the Year; and System Integrator Partner of the Year.

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James Chinn and Brad Kovacik accepting Middleware Solution Provider Partner of the Year 2016

“A large part of Red Hat’s success is driven through our channel partner program, and we are proud recognize some of those partners with our Red Hat North American Partner Awards. Congratulations to this year’s award recipients, and a special thank you to all of our partners for helping us deliver the innovative solutions our customers need.”

-Mark Enzweiler, senior vice president, Global Channel Sales and Alliances, Red Hat