Why do I need a subscription?

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What does a Red Hat subscription provide?

A Red Hat subscription gives you the ability to download software, apply updates, access exclusive content, support, and participate in our thriving community.

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How do I get a Red Hat subscription?

You can purchase Red Hat Subscriptions by contacting Red Hat Sales, directly on-line from the Red Hat Store, or by contacting a Red Hat Partner.

If you are interested in trying a product, you can request an evaluation from the Product Downloads Page if one is available.

How do I use it?

Once you have an active subscription, you can access product downloads and exclusive content in the Red Hat Customer Portal. After installing the software you can register your system to receive updates.

You can manage your subscriptions anytime on the Red Hat Customer Portal.