Customer success stories

Learn how our customers are leveraging Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform to improve developer agility & productivity, increase infrastructure & operational efficiency, and accelerate application delivery in on-premise, private cloud, and hybrid cloud environments.

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Gurunavi, a restaurant information search site in Japan with 65 million unique monthly users, adopted Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform as its service operation infrastructure to build a stronger and more flexible system infrastructure to function as a growth driver for their business, develop a private cloud using Linux container technology, and further improve service development capabilities in order to help accelerate the creation of new business and business expansion.

Lufthansa Technik, the world’s largest independent provider of airline maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, sought to create a digital platform for the aviation industry, AVIATAR. To support its development and operation, the company created a hybrid cloud infrastructure based on enterprise open source software from Red Hat. The AVIATAR team can now use agile DevOps approaches, automation, internal and third-party integration, and self-service capabilities to quickly iterate based on data and feedback. As a result, Lufthansa Technik provides an innovative MRO application that helps the world’s top airlines optimize their technical operations.

Cathay Pacific, a leading international airline, is using Red Hat solutions and services to transform its legacy infrastructure into a modern hybrid cloud architecture. Using Red Hat OpenStack Platform and Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Cathay Pacific created a more efficient and scalable platform for developing and delivering new services, enabling the company to ultimately create a better overall experience for their customers.

Vorwerk has implemented an IoT environment with multicloud support, as well as an infrastructure based on Red Hat solutions. Serving as the foundation for Vorwerk’s IoT initiative is Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat’s hybrid cloud solution built from enterprise-grade Kubernetes and Linux containers, which provides the flexible, scalable architecture for Vorwerk to expand device connectivity and application processing power.

Follett School Solutions, a leading provider of educational materials and technology applications for PreK-12 schools, needed to modernize its software development and deployment processes. To shift from deploying apps to servers using CDs and printed instructions to a virtual approach, the company worked with Red Hat® Consulting to migrate to Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. With OpenShift, Follett can develop, deploy, and manage applications faster and more easily by taking advantage of technology innovation, including containers and automation. As a result, the company can make customer-requested changes and launch new learning applications to schools faster.

To better meet its goal of delivering a global, standardized IT platform, SoftBank began exploring DevOps methodology, which would help SoftBank’s IT organization bring new services to bear faster without sacrificing overall application quality. As part of their DevOps implementation, SoftBank also adopted Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform as its in-house development platform. SoftBank determined that OpenShift would play an important role in not only helping to smooth the introduction of DevOps organization-wide, but also providing a more stable foundation for future projects.

Agriculture technology startup Smartbow hopes to expand its smart monitoring services to 1 million cows worldwide by 2023. To meet this goal, the company worked with IT consulting firm eww ITandTEL to deploy Red Hat® OpenShift Container Platform, a massively scalable, agile platform for developing, launching, and managing innovative services. This microservices- and container-based solution helps Smartbow’s developers work quickly and iteratively, scaling to accommodate new customers and increasing volumes of data. As a result, Smartbow can use data insight to support food transparency and lead the digital farming industry.

IDC Frontier, a group company of Yahoo! JAPAN, provides hosting services and cloud services. The company recently enhanced activities toward creation of new businesses. As a part of its activities, IDC Frontier began experimenting on a solution for behavior recognition with behavior recording and machine learning using IoT sensors and big data analysis at a nursing home for the elderly, aiming to improve work environment and operational efficiency by visualizing problems at site. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform supports deployment of applications from development to verification and production, making it a well-suited platform for IDC Frontier’s demonstration experiments and customer deployments.

To meet evolving customer expectations in a competitive market, Macquarie needed to transform the digital banking experience for its retail customers. To achieve this transformation, Macquarie moved to a cloud-based solution using Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. With this new cloud environment and a DevOps approach, Macquarie can rapidly develop and add new features to its offering to improve its customers’ digital banking experience.

The Government of British Columbia needed to develop innovative public services faster to meet evolving demand and improve its user experience. The province established the Developers’ Exchange to take advantage of the innovation of private sector technology companies and entrepreneurs by supporting collaboration using open source tools, such as online code repository GitHub and Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. As a result, the province can support agile, collaborative development following a DevOps approach, create and update services faster, and balance innovation with security requirements.

LogistiCare manages 70 million non-emergency medical rides every year through its network of contracted transportation companies, mass transit partnerships, mileage reimbursement programs, and independent drivers. When its legacy application for ride management was struggling to keep up with business volume and complexity, the company implemented a solution based on Red Hat solutions including Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. With this new app development environment, LogistiCare can more quickly add new features and capabilities for customers and partners while also improving efficiency and reducing operational costs.

To create a great passenger experience with technology, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has focused on creating digitally-minded culture, introducing a range of new technologies and digital services - all aimed at simplifying and improving the passenger journey and the airport’s operations. The airport is creating a hybrid, multi-cloud development platform based on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform deployed across Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its on-premise virtualized environment. Using Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform across its multi-cloud environment, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol can meet its high availability and scalability challenges during its busiest times, including holidays.

PT Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional Tbk (BTPN) has a vision to become the best mass-market bank in Indonesia, supported by digital technology. To increase its agility and efficiency, BTPN worked with Red Hat Consulting to refine its DevOps capabilities and successfully deploy Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. As a result, the bank has accelerated its application development and deployment processes, reduced operating expenses, and gained competitive advantage in a new, growing market.

Airline Tariff Publishing Company (ATPCO) is a neutral, collaborative organization that serves as the airline industry’s fare database. The company collects fare information from more than 430 airlines in 160 countries and distributes it to various industry companies. However, its customers demanded greater agility and responsiveness. Working with Red Hat® Consulting and Vizuri, a Red Hat partner, ATPCO adopted a microservices- and container-based IT environment using Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat CloudForms®, and other Red Hat management and platform solutions. With this agile, automated infrastructure, ATPCO has gained the speed and reliability to meet industry demands and transform its business.

Miles & More GmbH, operator of Europe's largest frequent flyer and awards program, uses Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to deliver a scalable and automated Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) environment. The new architecture is designed to support Miles & More GmbH to realize innovations and to bring new microservices-based applications more quickly to the market. Initial evaluations by the company indicate that the time-to-market for its services has improved by 15 percent and a new microservice can be developed much faster and transferred to the live system without interrupting the system.

BMW Group, the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles, has deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to support its delivery of business applications and services. Almost all cars the BMW Group ships are delivered with BMW ConnectedDrive, the company’s digital product that connects the driver and vehicle with a range of services and apps, which is subject to large fluctuations in service requests. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform enables the BMW Group to do point scaling to adjust loads to peaks and troughs in demand and to deliver the continuous service that today’s consumers expect.

SBB, Switzerland’s national railways company, has deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform as the cornerstone of its IT modernization program. With Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, SBB has created a scalable and more agile platform for its application development, and is delivering new services, including an updated mobile application, to better serve the millions of passengers who travel via SBB each year.

Produban, the IT services arm of the Spanish banking leader Grupo Santander, has picked Red Hat as its technology partner to create a modern cloud infrastructure with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform on Red Hat OpenStack Platform, marking what is believed to be one of the world’s first production deployments of Kubernetes and containers on OpenStack.

Royal Bank of Scotland is powering its new Open Experience center with Red Hat technologies, including the Red Hat Mobile Application Platform and OpenShift, Red Hat's web-scale container application platform.

eww ITandTEL, one of Austria’s leading network operators and IT service providers, wanted to improve and expand its cloud-based services for businesses and sought to create an automated, scalable Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) environment. eww ITandTEL deployed Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and other Red Hat technologies to create this environment and as a result, the service provider can now take full advantage of its virtualized infrastructure to quickly, efficiently set up and manage customer cloud environments and ensure compliance with EU security standards.

Pioneer Corporation, a leader in the car electronics industry, is the provider of Super Route Finder, the first service that lets drivers take advantage of cloud resources when searching for routes in their cars’ navigation systems. To create this service, Pioneer used Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to support container-based route searches. Its new solution improved IT performance and costs and increased scalability and flexibility to accommodate additional device models and users.

EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in gamebased learning, provides an Education-as-a-Service (EaaS) platform that makes learning fun and engaging, measures comprehension, improves health literacy, and empowers consumers to take greater responsibility for managing their health. This solution, based on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Ansible by Red Hat, and Red Hat JBoss Middleware, provides the scalability, reliability, and automation EdLogics needs to support rapid business growth and onboard new customers quickly.

In the banking and financial services industries, security, flexibility and scalability are critical components of a modern IT strategy, especially when leveraging cloud-native applications via containers. The capabilities of Red Hat OpenShift have allowed KeyBank to modernize their applications with container orchestration to better enhance the customer experience and increase the delivery velocity.

Amadeus, a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for the global travel industry, is building its own highly available, self-service, automated cloud platform - Amadeus Cloud Services - on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform.

T-Systems uses Red Hat OpenShift to power the PaaS component of their Cloud Integration Center offering. The Cloud Integration Center serves as a platform for the configuration, management, and provision of cloud services (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) in the T-Systems cloud.

With Red Hat OpenShift, LeShop.ch now has an efficient and scalable platform for developing, running, and operating its online supermarket across a hybrid cloud environment. Developers at LeShop.ch broke down the previous monolithic online shopping application into dozens of microservices running on Red Hat OpenShift.

BBVA is a global financial group based in Madrid, Spain, providing financial services in more than 30 countries to more than 72 million customers. The company needed to update its technology to better support its digital transformation goals. BBVA used Red Hat® solutions to build a single, global cloud platform that is fully automated, self-served, and data-centric. This new platform is expected to reduce costs, increase efficiency, and provide better analytics—and ultimately, a better customer experience.

Barclays, a global financial services provider based in London, faced increasing regulatory pressure and market demands—led by industry disruptors offering modern, digital services. Looking to increase innovation and productivity, Barclays used Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform to update its IT infrastructure and adopt an agile, DevOps approach to application development, giving its developers on-demand, self-service capabilities. As a result, the bank improved its efficiency and agility to innovate faster and stay competitive.

The University of North Carolina uses OpenShift to provide students and staff members with self-service, on-demand application stacks.

A.IX Capital needed an affordable cloud platform to support development of its robo-advisor application, a solution that provides algorithm-based, automated investment strategies for professional and private investors.

Like many large organizations, Cisco IT was getting swamped with app requests. Without new staff resources, they were looking at what they could do to meet those requests using the resources they had, and the skills their team excelled at. The good news? Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform was able to help.

The IT department of the University of Technology in Sydney (UTS) was experiencing service bottlenecks and wasted resources in three different areas: student experience, virtual machines, and legacy data. By deploying a pilot program of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, UTS significantly improved the student experience, increased the ability of IT users to self-provision virtual machines, and reduced administrative burden on the IT department.

By migrating to Red Hat OpenShift Online, the Wharton School was able to quickly develop applications and analyze research results in near real-time. OpenShift Online increased flexibility with the ability to add containers and integrate with other data platforms.

Elo, a Brazilian card brand created as a joint venture by the three leading Brazilian banks and an existing Red Hat Enterprise Linux customer, Elo implemented Red Hat Openshift Container Platform along with Red Hat Ansible Tower and Red Hat Satellite to support its digital transformation efforts. The company has since automated its deployment process and adopted a DevOps culture, reducing the time associated with deployments by 98 percent.

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