2016 Data Center 100: 20 Virtualization Vendors
Re d Hat
James Whitehurst, CEO
Headquarters: Raleigh, N.C.
The industry's first billion-dollar Linux vendor, Red Hat sells a server and desktop virtualization offering called Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, which is based on OpenStack and KVM. Red Hat partnered with longtime rival Microsoft last year and its software now runs on the Azure cloud.