Red Hat to Cover Open Source Collaboration at Gov’t Symposium; Paul Smith Comments

Paul Smith

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) is set to hold its annual symposium on federal information technology on Nov. 9 where the company will host discussions on open source collaboration and its potential benefits for government, GovCon Executive reported Oct. 11.

“[Agencies] are looking to open source technologies to help deliver the solutions that will not only meet today’s needs but will better prepare for the future,” said Paul Smith, senior vice president and general manager of Red Hat’s U.S. public sector business and an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017.

The company said Oct. 10 the 2017 Red Hat Government Symposium will carry the theme, “Open first: building a foundation for choice and security” and feature Matt Lira, special assistant to the president for innovation policy and initiatives, as a keynote speaker.

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