The 7 version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux has been completed. Scale distribution companies offer systemd, file system; as standard, in addition to support for the system Container and promising to support improvements for 13 years.
Distributor Red Hat release version 7 is an Enterprise Linux (RHEL), mostly built using technology based on the Fedora community, issue 19 has been present since almost a year ago. RHEL is open source products that have been adapted to the needs of companies that are now offering many new features compared to the previous version 6. New features 7 true RHEL has innate available and become a part of many other community Linux distribution.
Among the new features into the object, is a systems management tool to replace systemd system used previously such as SysV and Upstart. Except that, Red Hat is now adopting the system container, which can separate the operation of applications without using virtualization. To automate the management of containers, Red Hat give priority on the use of the Docker. All the new features very clearly geared to build data center in anticipation of cloud computing.
Anticipate customer needs in the future, the distro for this company leave Ext4 previously used, and is now 7th install RHEL; as the default file system that was originally developed by SGI and theoretically capable of supporting very large volumes of up to 16 EByte (16,000 TByte), while the Btrfs file system available in the status of the test run. As the Foundation's release of this operating system used with the kernel Linux kernel version 3.10, namely the maintenance of long-term experts, led by Greg Kroah-Hartman.
Along with the release of RHEL 7 now Red Hat officially leave the MySQL and MariaDB 5.5.35 embrace as the database. In addition, this distribution package 9.2.7 PostgreSQL and Apache HTTP Server 2.4.6. So connected with the Windows system use the Samba version 4.1.1. This new version of Samba can act, such as a domain controller and the Active Directory server and the LDAP server contains, the Kerberos Key Distribution Center (KDC) and the ability to log on as in the Samba-3 by CIFS. As the Toolchain provided GCC and GNU Binutils 2.32.52 4.8. Managed firewall with Daemon Firewalld which has been tested on Fedora.
As the default Desktop Gnome is 3.8 in classic mode has the appearance reminiscent of the look of Gnome 2.32. Gnome tool Boxes installed, allows users to create a virtual machine with ease. Unless it's available KDE desktop 4.10 with shades of Plasma. For adjustment of the display can be used with applications created by developers Kscreen Red Hat and is now used by default in KDE.
Red Hat has officially promised support improvement and enhancement to every major version for 10 years which is carried out in several stages. For an additional fee, users can extend for 3 years after the schedule of official support is exceeded.
Linux Enterprise Edition Community
As Red Hat's commitment towards open source, traditionally provides the source code that can be used publicly. Projects such as CentOS or Scientific Linux (also Oracle Enterprise Linux) use it to produce clones of RHEL that 100 percent compatible which is freely available. The CentOS community project is now also supported by Red Hat are already working to build a replica of the RHEL 7. While RHEL 7 no longer supports 32 bit CentOS architecture 7 May and will hopefully provide a version that supports Intel Architecture 32-bit x 86.