Red Hat’s Acquisition of FeedHenry Critical to Success of OpenShift PaaS

Charlotte Dunlap
Charlotte Dunlap

Summary Bullets:

  • Red Hat’s acquisition of FeedHenry is vital to strengthen its PaaS offering with best-of-breed MBaaS.
  • Red Hat’s greatest challenge is integrating proprietary technology with its open source products and services.

After my recommending for quite some time that Red Hat acquire FeedHenry in order to kick start its mobile services offering with its OpenShift PaaS, the company announced the acquisition today (September 18; for $81 million). I had a chance to speak with execs during airport layovers on their way home from Ireland (where FeedHenry is based). Continue reading “Red Hat’s Acquisition of FeedHenry Critical to Success of OpenShift PaaS”