Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) reported that Red Hat Enterprise Linux is now available in the AWS GovCloud (US) region of Amazon Web Services.
AWS GovCloud (US) enables US government agencies and customers to move sensitive workloads into the cloud by addressing their specific regulatory and compliance requirements.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux is a scalable, high-performing enterprise operating platform for secure computing. With its unique Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) capabilities, Red Hat Enterprise Linux is widely deployed in US government agencies.
By making Red Hat Enterprise Linux available in the AWS GovCloud (US) region, AWS GovCloud (US) customers can deploy sensitive workloads on the AWS cloud and benefit from the use of identical technology as Red Hat Enterprise Linux deployments in their on-premises datacenters. As a result, AWS GovCloud (US) customers will realize the added efficiencies of a standard operating environment across multiple deployment scenarios.
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