Red Hat Named a Leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Enterprise Container Platform Software Suites, Q4 2018
For the past three years, Red Hat has worked hard to help make containers and Kubernetes an enterprise-ready technology-one that is not only flexible and scalable to support the growth of cloud-native workloads, but also stable enough for the demanding needs of modern enterprises. Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform is designed to be the answer to these IT needs, built on the backbone of the world's leading enterprise Linux platform and providing the scale and additional components that Kubernetes needs to drive enterprise digital transformation.
Today we believe our efforts have been recognized with the naming of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform among the vendors "leading the pack" in The New Wave Forrester(™): Enterprise Container Platform Software Suites, Q4 2018 report. The report is "Forrester's Assessment of the Emerging Market for Enterprise Container Platform (ECP) Software Suites" and rated Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and other software offerings on 10 criteria, including:
Runtime and orchestration
In seven of the ten criteria, Forrester cited Red Hat as differentiated. In the remaining three categories, Red Hat was cited as on par.