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Red Hat on Azure

Meet your digital demands and support business-critical apps like SAP and SQL Server with flexible, reliable, and security-focused hybrid cloud platforms and software solutions.

Innovate and modernise with Red Hat and Azure

Modernise at your own pace and adapt over time with a flexible, open, hybrid cloud foundation and modular solutions. At every step of your hybrid cloud journey, get help building an IT environment that meets your needs today and better prepares you for change in the future.

  • Build a common, production-grade foundation for business applications, including SAP S/4HANA and Microsoft SQL Server
  • Deliver mission-critical apps and services faster
  • Make better business decisions by accelerating data access and insights
  • Unify management and automation of on-premises and cloud environments

Gain the choice and flexibility you need to achieve your goals

Use your Red Hat subscriptions on Azure

Easily transfer your existing, unused subscriptions to Azure through the Red Hat Cloud Access programme.

Manage your hybrid cloud environment more efficiently

Streamline cloud operations with a consistent and comprehensive management experience based on familiar tools, update and patch management, and automated compliance monitoring.

Keep your systems up and running with integrated support

Gain access to a complete support experience featuring multilingual engineers across 18 regions, co-located staff from Red Hat and Microsoft, an integrated ticketing system, and a seamless, co-ordinated escalation and resolution process.

Deploy the apps your business needs

Customise your hybrid cloud environment through a large ecosystem of certified solutions, software, and services from providers like SAP and Microsoft.

Develop and deploy apps and features faster

Give your developers the freedom to use their preferred tools, languages, and frameworks which will work reliably and consistently across your environment.

Help protect your business with integrated security and compliance features

Improve how you combat intrusions, safeguard your data, and comply with regulations through layered security technologies, certifications, built-in Azure security, and on-going support from the Red Hat Product Security team.

Organisations across industries are innovating with Red Hat on Azure

"The benefits of Azure Red Hat OpenShift include the speed of implementation, flexibility and scalability in the solution, and the simplicity of the tool."

Sebastian Sarasate, Infrastructure Manager, Andreani
Grupo Logístico Andreani

Using Azure as its preferred cloud platform, Adobe ensures that its vast open-source app portfolio—including products running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux—are fast, reliable, and more secure.

Adobe

EY India’s massive DigiGST tax compliance solution gets high availability, processing speed, and availability by running its app and web services on Red Hat Enterprise Linux on Azure.

EY

"With Azure Red Hat OpenShift, we are able to accelerate the implementation of these [local operational systems and ERP systems] integrations without worrying about the underlying operations or management of our platform."

Jan Govert Kemps, IT Director, VINCI Energies Netherlands
Vinci

Alpega Group's Smart Booking system gained agility, flexibility, and stability from Azure Red Hat OpenShift, allowing the company to optimise freight transportation and create more sustainability within the industry.

Alpega

"With Microsoft Azure, we get an open and flexible cloud infrastructure that supports our Red Hat ecosystem and helps us deliver superior products to our customers."

Johannes Hansen, Senior Director Process Automation and Technology for AVIATAR, Lufthansa Technik
Lufthansa

Get started today with Red Hat on Azure

Choose the best option for you—even migrate your current Red Hat subscription:

Try before you buy: Get started with Red Hat Linux on Azure with an Azure free account which includes a $200 credit to explore any Azure service for 30 days.

Migrate your current Red Hat subscription to Azure with Red Hat Cloud Access or simply pay as you go.

Use Red Hat Cloud Access to move your Red Hat subscriptions to Azure.

Azure Hybrid Benefit

Move your on-premises SQL Server licences to Red Hat platforms on Azure and use your existing on-premises Red Hat Enterprise Linux Software subscriptions on Azure through the Azure Hybrid Benefit.

Save on virtual machines

Pay only for your VM infrastructure costs. The software fee is included in your existing subscription and applies to all Azure Marketplace Red Hat Enterprise Linux pay-as-you-go images.

Use pre-provisioned VMs or create your own

Provision your own Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtual machines on Azure or download pre-provisioned images from the Azure Marketplace.

Ready when you are—let's set up your Azure free account

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