Red Hat, Inc. (RHT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.
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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions. - Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy. - SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats. - Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company. - Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company. - Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company. - Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company. - Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history. - Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions. - Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company. - Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history. - Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Red Hat, Inc. (Red Hat) is a US-based open source software development company. The company provides enterprise-ready open source operating system platforms. Red Hat offers a wide range of open source software solutions including core enterprise operating system platform, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, enterprise middleware platform, JBoss Enterprise Middleware and other related Red Hat enterprise technologies. These enterprise solutions are designed with cloud, virtualization, applications, management, storage and service-oriented architectures. It delivers these solutions through an integrated set of management services, Red Hat Network, JBoss Operations Network and JBoss Customer Support Portal. The company offers and develops these solutions through its open source software development and licensing model on continuous basis. It operates offices across Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); and Asia Pacific regions. Red Hat is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, the US.
As part of business strategy, the company aims to increase the adoption of Red Hat enterprise technologies, which include virtualization, cloud and storage technologies globally thus maximizing its revenues and expand internationally.
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Table Of Contents
Red Hat, Inc. (RHT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 4 List of Figures 5 Section 1 - About the Company 6 Red Hat, Inc. - Key Facts 6 Red Hat, Inc. - Key Employees 7 Red Hat, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8 Red Hat, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9 Red Hat, Inc. - History 11 Red Hat, Inc. - Company Statement 15 Red Hat, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 17 Head Office 17 Other Locations and Subsidiaries 17 Section 2 - Company Analysis 20 Red Hat, Inc. - Business Description 20 Red Hat, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 21 Red Hat, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 22 SWOT Analysis - Overview 22 Red Hat, Inc. - Strengths 22 Strength - Improving Profitability 22 Strength - Focus on Research and Development 22 Strength - Wide Range of Products and Services 22 Red Hat, Inc. - Weaknesses 22 Weakness - Increasing Trade Receivables 22 Red Hat, Inc. - Opportunities 23 Opportunity - Emergence of Cloud Computing 23 Opportunity - Strategic Alliances and Collaborations 23 Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 23 Red Hat, Inc. - Threats 23 Threat - Highly Competitive Market 23 Threat - Rapid Technological Changes 24 Threat - Security Breach 24 Red Hat, Inc. - Key Competitors 25 Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 26 Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26 Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 27 Performance Chart 28 Financial Performance 28 Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29 Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30 Section 4 - Appendix 31 Methodology 31 Ratio Definitions 31 About GlobalData 35 Contact Us 35 Disclaimer 35
List of Tables Red Hat, Inc., Key Facts 6 Red Hat, Inc., Key Employees 7 Red Hat, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8 Red Hat, Inc., Major Products and Services 9 Red Hat, Inc., History 11 Red Hat, Inc., Other Locations 17 Red Hat, Inc., Subsidiaries 18 Red Hat, Inc., Key Competitors 25 Red Hat, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 26 Red Hat, Inc., Annual Ratios 27 Red Hat, Inc., Interim Ratios 29 Currency Codes 31 Capital Market Ratios 31 Equity Ratios 32 Profitability Ratios 32 Cost Ratios 33 Liquidity Ratios 33 Leverage Ratios 34 Efficiency Ratios 34
List of Figures Red Hat, Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 28 Red Hat, Inc., Ratio Charts 30