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Introducing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Beta

The Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7 beta showcases the latest features in an enterprise operating system.

  • Enterprise architects will appreciate new capabilities such as lightweight application isolation.
  • Application developers will welcome an updated development environment and application-profiling tools. Read more at the Red Hat Developer Blog.
  • System administrators will appreciate new management tools and expanded file-system options with improved performance and scalability.

Deployed on physical hardware, virtual machines, or in the cloud, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 beta delivers the advanced features required for next-generation architectures.

Learn more about Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 beta here.

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Featured Enhancements

  • Improved Application Performance and Isolation

    Run applications in isolated and secure lightweight containers utilizing SELinux and resource management.
  • systemd & OpenLMI

    Configure, monitor, and manage services and system-wide resources with systemd and OpenLMI management infrastructure.
  • Scalable File System

    With the default XFS® file system, you can scale to 500TB and experience additional file-system enhancements with ext4, parallel NFS, GFS2, NFS v4, and Btrfs.
  • Improved Performance Tools

    Identify and optimize difficult application performance problems with improved tools like Tuna, SystemTap, Performance Co-pilot, and Thermostat.
  • Faster Networking

    Achieve faster and more responsive networking performance with support for 40Gb Ethernet links and TCP improvements like Fast Open and Early Retransmit.
  • Improved User Experience

    Improve the desktop experience with the new GNOME 3 desktop, upgraded Network Manager, and WiGig wireless support.

In addition to these, there are hundreds of additional features and enhancements.