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red hat

1. the broad-brimmed crimson hat given to cardinals as the symbol of their rank and office
2. the rank and office of a cardinal

Red Hat

(operating system)
A distribution of Linux.

http://redhat.com/.

Red Hat

(Red Hat, Inc., Raleigh, NC, www.redhat.com) A software company founded in 1994 by Marc Ewing and Bob Young that specializes in distributing the open source Linux operating system. Even though the primary program components are available for free, Red Hat commercialized the product to provide training, tech support, certification, on-site consulting, documentation and priority access to updates. In less than a decade, the company sold a million units of Red Hat Linux, and Red Hat became synonymous with "commercial Linux." In 2018, IBM acquired Red Hat. See Linux and Fedora.
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When we set out to create our mission statement in 2008, for example, we wanted to be sure that each and every Red Hatter truly understood what we're here to do and why each word was chosen.
By making its Open Decision Framework available, Red Hat hopes to empower business leaders, decision-makers, and project managers to learn from the experiences of Red Hatters and contribute their own findings back to the community.
Best Dressed: Red Hatters; runner-up, Middle Eastern Dance Guild of Eugene
Barbara Stephens, who was a member of the Red Hatters group at one time, enjoys the Council on Aging.
There has been "fun days and nights" with family/husbands, baseball, volleyball, bowling, fun games, and family parties with ice cream socials, swim parties, "Come as You Are", parades, wiener roasts, garden tours, participation in Relay For Life, several years as Live-Wives Red Hatters, Christmas parties with spouses, and ventures to Indiana, Tennessee, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kentucky, and spacious Illinois.
She was also a member of the RSVP of Worcester, the Worcester Chapter #2599 of AARP, and the Auburn and Leicester chapters of "The Red Hatters".
Throughout her life, Alice was involved in many organizations, such as the Red Hatters, Parkinson's Fight Group, Herrin Woman's Club, the Investment Club and was awarded the title of HerrinFesta Corporate Honoree in 2000 for her outstanding involvement with the town and its businesses.
Carlene also had many close friends, including her friends from the "Red Hatters" at Clark University.
She also was a member of the Senior Club of Woodstock and the Foxy Red Hatters of Worcester County.
She was also a member of the Golden Girl Red Hatters and Classy Ladies Red Hatters.
The spirited energy of the Red Hatters - all women 50 and older - surprised Ms.
She was a member of the Red Hatters, the American Legion Auxiliary and the H.E.A.