IBM vs Red Hat

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IBM
Based on 1232 reviews.
Red Hat
Based on 72 reviews.
Overview
International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.Red Hat, Inc. is an American multinational software company providing open-source software products to the enterprise community. Founded in 1993, Red Hat has its corporate headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, with satellite offices worldwide. Red Hat has become associated to a large extent with its enterprise operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux and with the acquisition of open-source enterprise middleware vendor JBoss. Red Hat also offers Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, an enterprise virtualization product. Red Hat provides storage, operating system platforms, middleware, applications, management products, and support, training, and consulting services.
Sample Customers
IBM Spectrum Computing: London South Bank University, Transvalor, Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Genomic
IBM Service Delivery Manager: Whogohost Ltd., Infinity Computers and Communications Company, Outokumpu, Salesbox, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Seekr, CLOUD M, CenterPoint Energy, Apptimate AB, WeCloud AB, Earth Signal, DSB Consulting, Inventive, SKIData AG
IBM PowerVM: Sto, Soitec, SNO, Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Al Mansour Holding, Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Huhtamaki, ELK Group, IT-Informatik, Arkansas Tech University, Pneuhage
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for SOA Platform: Foedus, PLANSEE Group, hns hardware netzwerke software GmbH, Revera, BearingPoint, Sandhata Technologies Ltd., Air Canada, CMBC
IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository: ZAO Raiffeisenbank
IBM WebSphere Application Server: TalkTalk, Property management group, E.SUN Bank, Ohio National Financial Services, Aviarc, Cincom Systems, FJA-US, D+H, Staples, Michigan Municipal League
IBM WebSphere Business Modeler: Schahin Group
IBM WebSphere Integration Developer: The City of Edinburgh Council, Factor-y S.r.l., Alleyoop Inc., Dow Chemical Company, Airbus, Wittmann EDV-Systeme, The Chevrolet Volt, Federal Employment Agency, Web Business Consulting, Rosenthal & Rosenthal
IBM WebSphere Message Broker: WestJet, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Sharp Corporation, Michelin Tire
IBM WebSphere sMash [EOL]: Jaguar Land Rover
IBM BPM: Barclays, EmeriCon, Banca Popolare di Milano, CST Consulting, KeyBank, KPMG, Prolifics, Sandhata Technologies Ltd., State of Alaska, Humana S.A., Saperion, esciris, Banco Espirito Santo
IBM Integration Bus: Salesbox, €sterreichische Bundesbahnen (€BB), Road Buddy, Swiss Federal Railways, Electricity Supply Board, The Hartree Centre, ESB Networks
IBM MQ: Deutsche Bahn, Bon-Ton, WestJet, ARBURG, Northern Territory Government, Tata Steel Europe, Sharp Corporation
IBM MobileFirst: UniCredit Business Integrated Solutions, Gruppo Unipol, Raymond James Financial, Toshiba GCS, CST, ABK-Systeme GmbH, BNP Paribas
IBM BigFix: US Foods, Penn State, St Vincent's Health US Foods, Sabadell Bank, SunTrust, Australia Sydney, Stemac, Capgemini, WNS Global Services, Jebsen & Jessen, CenterBeam, Strauss, Christian Hospital Centre, Brit Insurance, Career Education Corporation
IBM Case Foundation: Suncorp Group Limited
IBM Business Automation Workflow: Key Bank, Barclays, Control€xpert, MIR Insurance Brokers, Conqord Oil
IBM InfoSphere Data Event Publisher [EOL]: Mondadori Group, media control GmbH, Grupa Onet.pl S.A., BDFM Publishers, SNO, Frontline, EUROPAGES SA
IBM InfoSphere Information Server: Canadian National Railway Company, Chickasaw Nation Division of Commerce, Swedish Armed Forces, BG RCI, Janata Sahakari Bank Ltd., University of Arizona, Biogrid Australia
IBM InfoSphere Replication Server [EOL]: Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., BT Sports, The Public Policy Institute of New York State Inc., The Rhéne-Alpes Region, UGMK
IBM InfoSphere DataStage: Dubai Statistics Center, Etisalat Egypt
IBM Connections: Yamato Financial Co. Ltd., University of Zurich, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., Telus, Rabobank, Christian Brothers Services, Grupo Financiero Banorte, The Loft Group, Dow Water & Process Solutions, JGC Corporation, College of Medicine, Swansea University, solvito GmbH, Loft Group, Hamm-Reno Group GmbH, Geno SA
UrbanCode Deploy: As policy, IBM does not release customer names on non-IBM web sites.  However, public DevOps and UrbanCode Deploy case studies can be found here. IBM's UrbanCode Deploy customers span Small-Medium Businesses to Fortune 500 companies across all industries worldwide.
IBM SmartCloud Application Services: Unisys, NTT Data Inc., Cognizant Technology, SLTN, North Rhine-Westphalia Ministry of Justice
IBM Bluemix: Uvionics Tech, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Alpha Modus, Inventive, Web Business Consulting, FindBrok, SilverHook Powerboats, United Way of Allegheny County
IBM Cloud Private: Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
IBM API Connect: M2M Technologies Inc.
IBM Predictive Analytics: Getin Noble Bank S.A., North Pacific Bank Ltd., RightShip, California Franchise Tax Board, Consolidated Communications, Coherent Path Inc., Rossmann Supermarkety Drogeryjne Polska Sp. z o.o., Tennessee Highway Patrol, Banco de Prevision Social, Comptel Corp.
IBM Cloud Object Storage: Bitly, Dreamstime, Prime Research
IBM Spectrum Accelerate: Silverpop
IBM Spectrum Virtualize: Pelephone, Sprint IT Enterprise Services
Red Hat Polymita Business Suite: Bayer, Grupo Televisa, RCBC, Peavey
RHEV: Qualcomm and Bonham's Auction House.
Red Hat Fuse: Avianca, American Product Distributors (APD), Kings College Hospital, AMD, CenturyLink, AECOM, E*TRADE
JBoss ESB: Rancore, Sprint, ResMed, Brazil's Ministry of Health, ING Services Polska
JBoss: Tata Sky, Nissan, Swedish Board of Agriculture, Novamedia, American Product Distributors, Advanced Micro Devices, Emirates Group, E*TRADE
JBoss Enterprise Application Platform: APD, Banco Azteca, Roche, Tata Sky, Frost Bank
JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform: ANSES, Mazda Austria
Red Hat JBoss Data Virtualization: Genentech
JBoss Enterprise Portal Platform: State of Tennessee, The Emirates Group, Mazda Austria, Frost Bank, ING-DiBa AG, Mexico's Secretariat of Social Development, Tata Sky
Ansible: HootSuite Media, Inc., Cloud Physics, Narrative, BinckBank
Red Hat Satellite: Baloise Bank SoBa, ETH Zurich, Munich Airport, ING-DiBa, Produban
Red Hat Ceph Storage: Dell, DreamHost
Red Hat Gluster Storage: NTT Plala, McMaster University, University of Basque Country, Goodtech ASA, Cox Automotive, Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), SaskTel, Glashart Media, Casio
3scale API Management: Victor Ops, Coca Cola, The Telegraph, Skava, Orange, Typeform
Red Hat AMQ: E*TRADE, CERN, CenturyLink, AECOM, Sabre Holdings
Red Hat JBoss A-MQ for xPaaS: E*TRADE, CERN, CenturyLink, AECOM, Sabre Holdings
Red Hat CloudForms: Cox Automotive, Penn State, FICO, G-ABLE, Seneca College, ITandTEL, The Paris Lodron University of Salzburg (PLUS), MyRepublic, Macquarie, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, CBTS, Network Data Solutions (NDS)
Red Hat Mobile Application Platform: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amadeus, Barclays, Lenovo, ATOS, TransUnion, Cox Automotive
Red Hat Insights: Cerner, Government of Nova Scotia
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