Red Hat Linux 6.4 Gets Cozier With VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Sure, Red Hat strives to compete with VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. But the Linux company realizes it must also show VMware and Hyper-V a little love. A prime example: The new Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 release offers an “improved virtual guest experience on VMware and Hyper-V,” Red Hat claims. So why should channel partners care? Red Hat has been pushing hard beyond its Linux heritage, promoting Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV), storage and middleware to channel partners and customers. CEO Jim Whitehurst in mid-2010 predicted open source virtualization would leapfrog VM (IT news)