General FAQs

What does “certified” mean?

A Red Hat certified product is software, hardware, or a public cloud provider image from a Red Hat partner that has been tested and verified with Red Hat technologies, and is backed up by enterprise support. The Red Hat Ecosystem Catalog is the repository for all certified partner products that run on-top, inside or underneath Red Hat software (RHEL, OCP, RHOSP, etc).

What is a “Technology Partner”?

Technology Partners are companies that create and sell products that run with Red Hat technologies. Independent Software Vendors (ISV) fall into this category, as well as many systems integrators that create their own product(s).