" The next major release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux isn't
scheduled for general availability for another couple of years,
making this the right time for Red Hat to get started on its
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 is now starting to take shape
as the Linux vendor begins the multi-year process that will
ultimately result in a new enterprise distribution release. RHEL 6
was officially released in November of 2010 and RHEL 7 is currently
scheduled for release in 2013.
"RHEL 7 is two plus years out, which from an upstream
perspective is pretty darn close," Ron Pacheco, Senior Director of
Product Management at Red Hat told InternetNews.com "