This article shows differences between the versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop and Workstation.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Single User Products|
|Desktop architecture support|
|x86, 32-bit||RHEL5 and RHEL6||RHEL5 and RHEL6|
|x86, 64-bit||RHEL5, RHEL6 and RHEL7||RHEL5, RHEL6, and RHEL7|
|Desktop support limits as defined by Red Hat Enterprise Linux product subscription|
|Maximum physical CPUs/sockets1||2||1|
|Maximum memory||Unlimited||16 GB|
|Maximum virtualized guests/instances2,3||1||1|
|Available with Red Hat Software Collections and Red Hat Developer Toolset4||Yes||No|
|Included Red Hat Network modules||Update, Management, and Provisioning modules|
- Red Hat defines physical CPUs equivalently to sockets, so a multicore and/or hyperthreading CPU is counted as a single socket when determining which subscription to purchase.
- Using the virtualization technology included with Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
- A Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation with up to 4 guests is available.
- Red Hat Software Collections and Red Hat Developer Toolset not available with Self-Support subscriptions.