Carahsoft books $125M Red Hat distribution pact
- By Ross Wilkers
- May 31, 2018
Carahsoft has received a new five-year blanket purchase agreement with a $125 million ceiling to distribute Red Hat software and IT services for defense and intelligence agencies along with the Coast Guard.
This pact falls under the Defense Department’s Enterprise Software Initiative that works to consolidate IT brand name product and services acquisitions for the military. Carahsoft said Wednesday the BPA is open for ordering by agencies worldwide and covers software, maintenance, support and training services.
The agreement is effective through April 1, 2023.
Products available under the BPA with Carahsoft include:
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
- Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform
- Red Hat OpenShift
- Red Hat Mobile Application Platform
- Red Hat Gluser Storage
- Red Hat Ceph Storage
- Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure
- Red Hat management subscription solutions
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