RedHat acquired Ansible

RedHat announced a definitive agreement to acquire Ansible, a popular IT automation tool launched in early 2013.

Why an IT automation solution?
Automation helps IT organizations addressing the increasing demand for speed and simplicity coming from the lines of business (LOB) across a wide range of key initiatives, including:

  • Support for cloud-native applications through the deployment of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) clouds

  • Agile application development through the DevOps practice

  • Service orchestration through IT process automation