Smart Partner: Red Hat Crowns New PartnersNov 09, 2000, 23:24 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
"Linux leader reaches out to emerging service providers."
"Linux power Red Hat wants to be your buddy, your pal and your partner. The company's new Red Hat Certified Service Provider Program (RHCSP; yup, it's a mouthful) offers specialized consulting and co-marketing programs, as well as technology and support services for ASP, ISPs, Web hosts, and other types of service providers."
"The program, offers 24 x 7 critical status support, backup systems administration, maximum server availability and systems management to service providers. The program also includes on-site consulting, beta program access, and high-end, "level 3" engineering support and bug fixes...."
"Red Hat's service-provider partnering plans aren't pie in the sky. Early allies include Dell Computer's ISP division, known as DellHost; Interland; Interliant; and NewRiverNet Communications. By the end of the year, Red Hat believes it will have about half-a-dozen more partners."