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OpenShift for business leaders

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Create new business opportunities with your hybrid cloud

New technology is creating new opportunities to connect with your customers and expand the way you do business. Your challenge is to create new products and services that can be created quickly and scale, which means using the right cloud technologies.

Your organization’s developers and operations teams are challenged with using technology that is a blend of on-premises and public cloud infrastructure options, for your new digital offerings to be created and live.

As a business leader, you want to remove roadblocks to your organization’s success and drive the business forward. By advocating for OpenShift, you’re  helping operations teams to focus on what they need to manage, while developers can use it to deploy code the way they want to work. Now, your development and operations teams can work together to deploy your applications at top speed.

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Why is OpenShift the right platform for your digital teams to build new solutions with?

When your organization builds new digital products, the IT Teams need a powerful and flexible platform for developing and running your business applications that keep the business moving forward. And to keep ahead of the competition, you need to be able to deliver with speed.

When your organization supports your IT operations and development teams with OpenShift, you’re providing a consistent user experience so your new digital products and services can be deployed across the hybrid cloud, for scalability. This means your teams will only need to learn one interface regardless of where OpenShift is deployed. Making changes are simple and quick. The result is your applications can be up and running with less effort, addressing your business opportunities faster.

OpenShift can be consumed as a self-managed solution on-premises or using cloud infrastructure.  If managing the platform isn’t right for your organization, OpenShift is available as a managed service, with OpenShift Dedicated delivered on AWS and Azure Red Hat OpenShift available on the Microsoft Azure cloud. Regardless of your ability to invest in infrastructure, the benefits of deploying OpenShift are easily accessible by your teams, helping you eliminate barriers to success for your new applications.

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Deliver business results with OpenShift

To grow your business, make it easier for the two primary groups in IT to support your vision. Your developers are tasked with turning your business ideas for products and services into applications that your customers use. Those applications may improve the customer experience or bring a new product to market faster to stay ahead of competitors. Your operations team supports the infrastructure that keeps your business running every day, and maintain the operations security your organization relies on.  At the same time, they are supporting the tools developers need to create applications, such as OpenShift Pipelines, and ensuring those tools align with the security you demand.

Scalability is always a concern when launching new products, which is why OpenShift allows IT to scale your customer-facing applications by deploying on multiple infrastructures for a true hybrid cloud experience that scales up and down as demand requires. As the solutions your developers have created drive your business forward grow, OpenShift can help manage and maintain technologies that support your growth, such as OpenShift Service Mesh, OpenShift Serverless. All included and managed consistently across your hybrid and multi-cloud deployment.

The Business Value of an Agile and Flexible Platform for Developing and Running Applications with OpenShift on AWS

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By standardizing on OpenShift, your teams focus on building solutions, knowing that their process will be consistent for each infrastructure they deploy on. That gets you to market quicker and saves money.

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OpenShift benefits

Faster deployments, lower costs

Red Hat and Red Hat OpenShift have helped customers like UPS, BBVA cut development times for new applications from months to mere weeks, reduce platform deployments to hours, and cut application build costs by up to 60%.

Hybrid cloud flexibility

Red Hat OpenShift gives organizations greater flexibility across on-premises and public cloud infrastructure. It provides a consistent Linux and Kubernetes foundation across any infrastructure, including managed solutions like Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated and Red Hat OpenShift on Azure.

Enterprise expertise

Red Hat has years of experience helping customers operationalize Kubernetes, whether it’s on-premises with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform or as a managed service with Red Hat OpenShift Online or Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated.