Overview

As Red Hat’s Master GSA and SLSA Dealer and Distributor, Carahsoft provides trusted Government IT solutions delivering top-tier Red Hat solutions to federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as the education community, through our value-added channel of partners and system integrators.

Red Hat is the leader in open source innovation and one of the biggest contributors to the community. With Red Hat, public sector IT departments can deliver more value each year with a smaller budget and solve every day challenges within their agencies.

Red Hat and their solutions help:

  • Eliminate vendor lock-in
  • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
  • Meet mission-critical IT demands
  • Build open infrastructures that work with existing investment

Products

Platforms

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    The foundation for your enterprise hybrid cloud
    Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® is the world’s leading enterprise Linux platform.* It’s an open source operating system (OS). It’s the foundation from which you can scale existing apps—and roll out emerging technologies—across bare-metal, virtual, container, and all types of cloud environments.

    *Worldwide Operating Systems and Subsystems Market Shares, 2017; released May 2018

  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    Build once, deploy Java EE apps everywhere
    Red Hat® JBoss® Enterprise Application Platform (JBoss EAP) delivers enterprise-grade security, performance, and scalability in any environment. Whether on-premise; virtual; or in private, public, or hybrid clouds, JBoss EAP can help you deliver apps faster, everywhere.

  • Red Hat OpenShift

    Manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments
    Red Hat® OpenShift® is an enterprise-ready Kubernetes container platform with full-stack automated operations to manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments. Red Hat OpenShift is optimized to improve developer productivity and promote innovation.

  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform

    The leading open source cloud infrastructure project—stabilized for your enterprise
    Red Hat® OpenStack® Platform is a cloud computing platform that virtualizes resources from industry-standard hardware, organizes those resources into clouds, and manages them so users can access what they need—when they need it.

  • Red Hat Virtualization

    Open, scalable virtualization
    Red Hat® Virtualization is an open, software-defined platform that virtualizes Linux and Microsoft Windows workloads. Built on Red Hat Enterprise Linux® and the Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM), it features management tools that virtualize resources, processes, and applications—giving you a stable foundation for a cloud-native and containerized future.

Integration

  • Red Hat 3scale API Management

    Cloud-native development made simpler and more flexible
    Application programming interfaces (APIs) are key to agile integration and delivering business value in a digital world. Support innovation, enable cross-enterprise agility, and create new products and revenue streams.
    Red Hat® 3scale API Management makes it easy to manage your APIs. Share, secure, distribute, control, and monetize your APIs on an infrastructure platform built for performance, customer control, and future growth. Place 3scale components on-premise, in the cloud, or on any combination of the two.

  • Red Hat AMQ

    Extend integration to the outer edges of your enterprise
    To respond to business demands quickly and efficiently, you need a way to integrate applications and data spread across your enterprise. Red Hat® AMQ—based on open source communities like Apache ActiveMQ and Apache Kafka—is a flexible messaging platform that delivers information reliably, enabling real-time integration and connecting the Internet of Things (IoT).

  • Red Hat Fuse

    Distributed, cloud-native integration platform
    Fuse is part of an agile integration solution. Its distributed approach allows teams to deploy integrated services where required. The API-centric, container-based architecture decouples services so they can be created, extended, and deployed independently.

  • Red Hat Fuse Online

    Low-code iPaaS Solution for the cloud
    Red Hat® Fuse Online (part of Red Hat® Fuse) is an integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS) solution that makes it easy for business users to collaborate with integration experts and application developers. It is a fully cloud-hosted toolchain and runtime, available right from your browser.

Cloud Computing

  • Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure

    A private cloud on your terms, and your timeline
    Red Hat® Cloud Infrastructure is a combination of tightly integrated Red Hat technologies that lets you build and manage an open, private Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud—at a much lower cost than alternative solutions. Deploy the components however you want, whenever you want—and you can always depend on Red Hat’s award-winning support.

  • Red Hat Cloud Suite

    Build and integrate mobile apps—more efficiently and securely—on a container platform
    Red Hat® Cloud Suite has everything you need to deploy an enterprise cloud and be productive once you get there. It includes an open source operating system, software-defined storage, virtualization tools, a private cloud platform, public cloud interoperability, a containerized app-development platform, and our unified management system

  • Red Hat CloudForms

    A management tool for virtual and private cloud infrastructure
    Red Hat® CloudForms® is an infrastructure management platform that allows IT departments to control users’ self-service abilities to provision, manage, and ensure compliance across virtual machines and private clouds.

  • Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure

    Integrated software-defined compute and storage in a compact footprint
    Red Hat® Hyperconverged Infrastructure—based on our leading OpenStack® and virtualization platforms—provides co-located, scalable, software-defined compute and storage, driven by Red Hat Ansible®Automation on economical, industry-standard hardware.

  • Red Hat OpenShift

    Manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments
    Red Hat® OpenShift® is an enterprise-ready Kubernetes container platform with full-stack automated operations to manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments. Red Hat OpenShift is optimized to improve developer productivity and promote innovation.

  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform

    The leading open source cloud infrastructure project—stabilized for your enterprise
    Red Hat® OpenStack® Platform is a cloud computing platform that virtualizes resources from industry-standard hardware, organizes those resources into clouds, and manages them so users can access what they need—when they need it.

  • Red Hat Quay

    A distributed and highly available container image registry for your enterprise
    Red Hat® Quay container image registry provides storage and enables you to build, distribute, and deploy containers. Gain more security over your image repositories with automation, authentication, and authorization systems. Quay is available with OpenShift or as a standalone component.

Automation and Management

  • Red Hat Ansible Automation

    Simple, agentless IT automation technology


    Red Hat® Ansible® Automation is automation software powered by Red Hat Ansible Engine—an execution engine with hundreds of modules that can automate all aspects of IT environments and processes—and Red Hat Ansible Tower—a management interface that can integrate with other services.

  • Red Hat CloudForms

    A management tool for virtual and private cloud infrastructure
    Red Hat® CloudForms® is an infrastructure management platform that allows IT departments to control users’ self-service abilities to provision, manage, and ensure compliance across virtual machines and private clouds.

  • Red Hat Insights

    Predict risk. Get guidance. Stay secure.
    Proactively identify and remediate threats to security, performance, availability, and stability with Red Hat® Insights—with predictive analytics, avoid problems and unplanned downtime in your Red Hat environment.

  • Red Hat Satellite

    The best way to manage your Red Hat infrastructure
    Red Hat® Satellite is an infrastructure management product specifically designed to keep Red Hat Enterprise Linux® environments and other Red Hat infrastructure running efficiently, with security, and compliant with various standards.

  • Red Hat Smart Management

    Improve how you manage Red Hat infrastructure. No matter where it is.
    Red Hat® Smart Management combines the flexible and powerful infrastructure management capabilities of Red Hat Satellite with the simplicity of cloud management services for Red Hat Enterprise Linux®. It helps you more securely manage any environment supported by Red Hat Enterprise Linux—from physical machines to hybrid multiclouds.

Application Development

  • Application Development

    Extend integration to the outer edges of your enterprise
    To respond to business demands quickly and efficiently, you need a way to integrate applications and data spread across your enterprise. Red Hat® AMQ—based on open source communities like Apache ActiveMQ and Apache Kafka—is a flexible messaging platform that delivers information reliably, enabling real-time integration and connecting the Internet of Things (IoT).

  • Red Hat Data Grid

    High performance, elastic scalability, always available
    Red Hat® Data Grid is an in-memory, distributed, NoSQL datastore solution. Your applications can access, process, and analyze data at in-memory speed to deliver a superior user experience.

  • Red Hat Decision Manager

    Fast, easy development of business rules and logic
    Red Hat® Decision Manager (formerly Red Hat JBoss® BRMS) is a platform for developing containerized microservices and applications that automate business decisions. Decision Manager includes business rules management, complex event processing, and resource optimization technologies. Organizations can incorporate sophisticated decision logic into line-of-business applications and quickly update underlying business rules as market conditions change.

  • Red Hat Developer Studio

    Comprehensive development environment that gives your team the tools they need
    Red Hat® Developer Studio is a certified Eclipse-based integrated development environment (IDE) for developing, testing, and deploying rich web apps, mobile web apps, transactional enterprise apps, and microservices. It provides superior support for your entire development life cycle, all with one tool.

  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    Build once, deploy Java EE apps everywhere
    Red Hat® JBoss® Enterprise Application Platform (JBoss EAP) delivers enterprise-grade security, performance, and scalability in any environment. Whether on-premise; virtual; or in private, public, or hybrid clouds, JBoss EAP can help you deliver apps faster, everywhere.

  • Red Hat OpenShift

    Manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments
    Red Hat® OpenShift® is an enterprise-ready Kubernetes container platform with full-stack automated operations to manage hybrid cloud and multicloud deployments. Red Hat OpenShift is optimized to improve developer productivity and promote innovation.

  • Red Hat Process Automation Manager

    Develop cloud-native applications that automate business decisions and processes
    Red Hat® Process Automation Manager (formerly Red Hat® JBoss BPM Suite) is a platform for developing containerized microservices and applications that automate business decisions and processes. Process Automation Manager includes business process management (BPM), business rules management (BRM), and business resource optimization and complex event processing (CEP) technologies. It also includes a user experience platform to create engaging user interfaces for process and decision services with minimal coding.

  • Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes

    Cloud-native development made simpler and more flexible
    Red Hat® OpenShift Application Runtimes is a collection of cloud-native runtimes for developing Java™ or JavaScript applications on OpenShift. It provides portability across multiple cloud infrastructures, allowing the developer to use microservices, containers, and DevOps automation.

Storage

  • Red Hat Ceph Storage

    A platform for petabyte-scale storage


    Red Hat® Ceph Storage is an open, massively scalable storage solution for modern workloads like cloud infrastructure, data analytics, media repositories, and backup and restore systems. It can:

    • Free you from the expensive lock-in of proprietary, hardware-based storage solutions.
    • Consolidate labor and storage costs into 1 versatile solution.
    • Introduce cost-effective scalability on self-healing clusters based on standard servers and disks.

  • Red Hat Data Grid

    High performance, elastic scalability, always available
    Red Hat® Data Grid is an in-memory, distributed, NoSQL datastore solution. Your applications can access, process, and analyze data at in-memory speed to deliver a superior user experience.

  • Red Hat Gluster Storage

    Flexible, software-defined storage
    Red Hat® Gluster Storage is a software-defined storage (SDS) platform. It is designed to handle general purpose workloads like backup and archival, as well as analytics. It is ideal for hyperconvergence. It is cost-efficient and, unlike traditional storage systems, can be deployed on bare metal, virtual, container, and cloud environments.

  • Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure

    Integrated software-defined compute and storage in a compact footprint
    Red Hat® Hyperconverged Infrastructure—based on our leading OpenStack® and virtualization platforms—provides co-located, scalable, software-defined compute and storage, driven by Red Hat Ansible®Automation on economical, industry-standard hardware.

  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Storage

    Persistent storage for—and in—containers
    Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Storage is software-defined storage specifically built for container environments. It is based on Red Hat Gluster® Storage and highly integrated with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. It gives data a permanent place to live—even when containers spin up and down—and easily scales across bare metal, virtual, container, and cloud deployments.

Contracts

Federal Contracts

Carahsoft Red Hat IC ITE BOA
BOA #: ICITE-H98230-14-G-0024
Term: February 28, 2014 - February 28, 2020
Authorized Agents: Pending

GSA Schedule Contracts

GSA Schedule 70

GSA Schedule 70 GSA Schedule No. GS-35F-0119Y Term: December 20, 2011- December 19, 2021


SEWP Contracts

SEWP V

Contract Number: Group A Small: NNG15SC03B Group D Other Than Small: NNG15SC27B Term: May 1, 2015 - April 30, 2020


ESI BPA Contracts

Department of Defense ESI BPA Contract #HC1028-18-A-0001

BPA NUMBER: #HC1028-18-A-0001 BPA ISSUE DATE: April 2, 2018 BPA EXPIRATION: April 1, 2023 (subject to annual review)


State & Local Contracts

City of Seattle Contract

Contract #0000003265 Term: December 19, 2021

CMAS

Contract # CMAS 3-12-70-2247E Term: through March 31, 2022

DE NCPA

Contract Number: ITS-006498 Term: through April 30, 2019

eVA- Virginia's Total e-Procurement Solution

Vendor ID #: E51768

Fairfax County IT Hardware, Software, & Services

Virginia- Fairfax County CONTRACT EXPIRATION: October 4, 2020 (with 5 option years)

Illinois Public Higher Education Cooperative (IPHEC)

Contract Number: #1818GAL Term: July 3, 2018 - May 31, 2020

National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance (NCPA)

Term: through November 30, 2021

National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (National IPA - TCPN)

Term: through May 31, 2019 (with 2 option renewal years)

Oklahoma DIR Contract # SW1056

Vendors: Various Term: June 22, 2015 - June 22, 2019

Orange County National IPA Co-Op

Through May 31, 2019 (with 2 option years)

State of Indiana Contract

Contract Number: 0000000000000000000021430 Term: August 1, 2017 – July 31, 2021

State of New Mexico Contract

Contract Number: 80-000-18-00002 Contract Period: August 1, 2017 – August 1, 2021

Texas DIR-TSO-3149

DIR-TSO-3149 Contract Period: June 22, 2015 - June 22, 2019(with 1 option year)

Texas DIR-TSO-3926

Expiration Term: June 28, 2022 (with 3 option years)

Texas DIR-TSO-4288

Texas DIR Contract: DIR-TSO-4288 Contract Period: Through February 21, 2021 (with 2 option years)

VASCUPP

Contract Number: UVA1482501 Term: May 2, 2014– December 19, 2021


Canada Contracts

SLSA Contract # EN578-100808/008/EE

Carahsoft serves as the Master SLSA Contract Holder (Contract EN578-100808/008/EE) for Red Hat Open Source software servicing the Canadian Federal Government. Carahsoft also serves as Red Hat’s sole Academic Distributor servicing Educational Institutions in Canada. In addition to this we have a strong outreach servicing all of the Provinces and most Crown Corporations and Healthcare institutions.


Events

Archived Events

News

Latest News

Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider™, today announced that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has named Carahsoft as a facilitating partner for an ...
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CollabNet, a global leader in enterprise software development, release automation and DevOps solutions, announces a new webinar, "Monitoring your DevOps Tool Chain for Continuous Delivery & Feedback ...
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Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, is proud to announce it has been named Public Sector Distributor of the Year by Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open ...
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NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced it has joined the Red Hat Certified Cloud and Service ...
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Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, is proud to announce it has been named Public Sector Distributor of the Year by Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open ...
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The awards honor Red Hat commercial and public sector partners for developing innovative solutions to meet customer needs and business challenges. Carahsoft Technology Corp. was recognized as Red ...
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EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading provider of enterprise-class Postgres products and database compatibility solutions, today announced it has joined the Coalition for Enterprise Open Source Software for ...
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Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that it has received Red Hat's 2015 Distribution Partner of the Year award. Red Hat honored Carahsoft for ...
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Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, announced today that it has been named North American Public Sector Distributor of the Year by Red Hat, Inc. The award, which ...
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Resources

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Guide

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Discover how Red Hat helps agencies optimize their current infrastructure and frees teams to focus more on initiatives, not day-to-day maintenance.

Red Hat customers are realizing significant value by leveraging the Ansible Automation platform to improve their IT infrastructure management operations and time to market.

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Presentation

Red Hat & Carahsoft went on tour around the country to inform customers of who Red Hat is and how their products can improve your agency. This presentations covers topics such as the status of open source adaptation in state and local agencies, Agency IT optimization and automation options, managin...

Red Hat & Carahsoft went on tour around the country to inform customers of who Red Hat is and how their products can improve your agency. This presentations covers topics such as the status of open source adaptation in state and local agencies, Agency IT optimization and automation options, managin...

The pace of innovation is accelerating wildly as businesses fight to disrupt the leaders or stay on top. The tools and technology that underpin this innovation are increasingly modern, though we still need to make use of yesterday's investments. Red Hat joined us to share successful hybrid-cloud str...