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We bring the power of open source and customer community to you.

Red Hat Convergence is a complimentary one-day event and online webinar series for Red Hat customers to learn from and collaborate with the experts at the heart of the applications that your business runs on. This is a unique opportunity for you to ask your questions directly to the Red Hat engineers who create and work on the solutions you use every day, in a small group setting.

Reimagined for 2021, we will host a series of webinar sessions showcasing Red Hat's product portfolio.

Highlights include:​

  • Panel discussions
  • Interactive Q&A sessions
  • Opportunities to provide feedback on Red Hat products and services
  • Live lab and training guides
  • Products roadmaps, demos, and much more

Who attends?

Red Hat Convergence gives you the opportunity to network with other people and companies in your industry.

We customize these events specifically for system administrators, engineers, architects, and developers. Whether you’re an administrator looking for hands-on training or an engineer seeking insight about Red Hat’s technology roadmap, there’s something for every level of interest and need.

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Attendees by job title
Red Hat Summit attendance by job title Red Hat Convergence events are customized specifically for system administrators, engineers, architects and developers. System Admins Fuschia System Administration segment spanning 26% of the chart defining attendance based on job title. Engineer Lemon-lime Engineer segment spanning 27% of the chart defining attendance based on job title. Management Blue Management segment spanning 17% of the chart defining attendance based on job title. Architect Yellow Architect segment spanning 12% of the chart defining attendance based on job title. Programmer/Tech Lead Clover Programmer/Tech lead segment spanning 5% of the chart defining attendance based on job title. Analyst Lavender Analyst segment spanning 5% of the chart defining attendance based on job title.

Red Hat Convergence events are customized specifically for system administrators, engineers, architects and developers.

Attendees by industry
Red Hat Summit attendance by industry Red Hat Convergence events are customized specifically for consulting, energy, financial services, government and education, healthcare, and telecommunications industries. Consulting Fuschia Consulting segment spanning 42% of the chart defining attendance based on industry. Financial Services Lemon-lime Financial Services segment spanning 20% of the chart defining attendance based on industry. Telecommunications Blue Telecommunications segment spanning 16% of the chart defining attendance based on industry. Healthcare Yellow Healthcare segment spanning 11% of the chart defining attendance based on industry. Government & Education Clover Government and Education segment spanning 10% of the chart defining attendance based on industry. Energy Lavender Energy segment spanning 1% of the chart defining attendance based on industry.

Red Hat Convergence events are customized specifically for consulting, energy, financial services, government and education, healthcare, and telecommunications industries.

Ask the experts and network with other Red Hat customers at this interactive event.

Each event agenda is customized to fit the needs of the attending customers. Check out the events tab to see the upcoming schedule. To request topics for a Red Hat Convergence event, contact your Technical Account Manager, Customer Success Manager, or Red Hat Account Team.

Sample sessions include:

  • Customer panels on using open source technology
  • Success stories from system administrators on Red Hat Insights
  • Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform: holistic IT automation
  • Red Hat Satellite: Improve how you manage your Red Hat infrastructure
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux: migration strategies and performance tuning
  • Red Hat Identity Management and Infrastructure
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux security, identity, and web console
  • Scale, bridge, and gain insights: Red Hat Data Services
  • Hands-on lab experience with RHEL: the intelligent OS
  • Driving workloads to your platform with Red Hat OpenShift
  • Scale your applications with Red Hat Advanced Cluster Management
  • Red Hat OpenShift: what's new and what's next
  • Much more...

Sample Agenda (In-person only)

This is an example of an in-person event agenda. The topics of each session are subject to change.

Welcome Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Session 1

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Red Hat Accelerators Community

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Customer Portal Labs and other innovations on the Red Hat Customer Portal

Session 2

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Kubernetes and OpenShift: Same, same, different

RHEL Performance Tuning Primer

Break

11:00 am - 11:20 am

Session 3

11:20 am - 12:10 pm

Cloud Native App Development

Red Hat Product Security Risk Report

Lunchtime roundtables with presenters

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm

Session 4

1:30 pm - 2:20 pm

Red Hat Storage: Ceph and Gluster

Red Hat Identity Management

Session 5

2:20 pm - 3:10 pm

Red Hat OpenStack Platform

Red Hat Satellite, Insights and Ansible: Better together

Break

3:10 pm - 3:20 pm

Session 6

3:20 pm - 4:10 pm

Ansible 101: A primer

2021 Convergence Virtual Events

Join us virtually on the dates below for live panel discussions, product roadmaps, demos, and more. Check back here for additional details, registration links, and post-event recordings.

Introduction to Red Hat Data Services
March 4, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Watch the recording.

Standardize on Red Hat Enterprise Linux for your production workloads.
March 25, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Watch the recording.

10 Red Hat Enterprise Linux security capabilities that everyone should be using.
April 8, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Watch the recording.

Driving workloads to your platform
May 6, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Watch the recording.

Containerization with Red Hat Enterprise Linux— includes hands-on lab exercises
May 20, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Register now.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) performance tuning made easy
June 3, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Check back for registration link

Red Hat Advanced Cluster Management (ACM)
July 15, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Check back for registration link

Red Hat Insights
August 12, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Check back for registration link

Red Hat Accelerators
August 26, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Check back for registration link

Red Hat Application Services
September 23, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm ET
Check back for registration link

Recordings from 2020 Convergence Events

Using open source technology: As told by our customer-only panel of experts
Watch the recording (available through August 13, 2021)

Life is easier with Red Hat Insights and Red Hat Smart Management: Success stories from system administrators
Watch the recording (available through August 27, 2021)

An overview and demonstrations by use case of Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform
Watch the recording (available through September 16, 2021)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux migration strategies
Watch the recording (available through October 7, 2021)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 hands-on lab
Watch the recording (available through October 22, 2021)

Attracting workloads to your Red Hat platform
Watch the recording (available through October 29, 2021)

Scale and accelerate your application modernization initiatives with Red Hat Advanced Cluster Management
Watch the recording (available through November 5, 2021)

What’s new and what’s next in Red Hat OpenShift 4.6
​​​​​​​Watch the recording (available through December 9, 2021)

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