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Red Hat Middleware is a family of lightweight, cloud-friendly, enterprise-grade products that help you innovate faster and smarter. It bridges your applications to Red Hat's trusted infrastructure.

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Why Red Hat Middleware?

The Red Hat portfolio of middleware products gives developers, architects, and IT leaders the ability to create, integrate, and automate applications. The portfolio has been engineered together to help develop, implement and run business applications cost-effectively at scale. Red Hat Middleware can run on-site, in the cloud, or within a container platform, like Red Hat OpenShift.

The Red Hat Middleware portfolio consists of 3 product sets that help you create a connected and flexible application environment.

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Red Hat Runtimes is a set of products, tools, and components for developing and maintaining cloud-native applications. It offers lightweight runtimes and frameworks for highly-distributed cloud architectures, such as microservices.


Create superpowered cloud-native applications with Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces

A collaborative Kubernetes-native development solution that delivers OpenShift workspaces and in-browser IDE for rapid cloud application development.

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Technical solution patterns

Event-driven data management for Microservices

Event-driven data architecture is a way of designing applications and services to respond in real-time based on individual event notification information.

Reactive applications

Reactive applications are responsive, resilient, elastic and message-driven. They guarantee easy replication and non-blocking communication.

API lifecycles

APIs are central to mobile applications, cloud computing and the Internet of Things. It is essential to deal with full API lifecycle management.

Middleware community

Quarkus

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The kubernetes-native framework Quarkus has a container-first design, optimizing it for low memory usage and fast startup times with first class support for Graal/SubstrateVM, build time metadata processing, reduction in reflection usage, and native image pre-boot.

Drools

Drools is a Business Rules Management System solution that provides a core Business Rules Engine, web authoring and rules management application, full runtime support for Decision Model and Notation, and an Eclipse IDE plugin.

Infinispan

Infinispan is a distributed in-memory key/value data store with optional schema, available under the Apache License 2.0.

jBPM

jBPM is a toolkit for building business applications to help automate business processes and decisions.

Camel K

Apache Camel K is a lightweight integration framework built from Apache Camel that runs natively on Kubernetes and is specifically designed for serverless and microservice architectures.

Strimzi

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The Strimzi project provides a way to run an Apache Kafka cluster on Kubernetes in various deployment configurations. Getting up and running with an Apache Kafka cluster on Kubernetes is simple, with Strimzi.

Keycloak

Add authentication to applications and secure services with minimum fuss. No need to deal with storing users or authenticating users - it’s all available out of the box.

Optaplanner

OptaPlanner is an AI constraint solver that optimizes planning and scheduling problems, such as the vehicle routing problem, employee rostering, maintenance scheduling, task assignment, and more.

Syndesis

Syndesis can connect to any service you use with a a rich set of connectors out of the box. And if what you need doesn’t exist - a friendly developer will create one for you.

Debezium

Debezium is an open source distributed platform for change data capture. Start it up, point it at your databases, and your apps can start responding to all of the inserts, updates, and deletes that other apps commit to your databases. Debezium is durable and fast, so your apps can respond quickly and never miss an event, even when things go wrong.

Kogito

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Kogito is a business automation project designed to run at scale on cloud infrastructure. The cloud is where your business logic lives. The latest technologies in Kogito provide fast boot times and instant scaling on orchestration platforms.

Thorntail

Thorntail is an innovative way to package and run Java EE applications by packaging them with just enough of the server runtime to “java -jar” your application. It’s MicroProfile compatible, too.

Teiid

Teiid is a Java component that can be embedded in your Java application to provide integrated access to multiple data sources through a single uniform API.

WildFly

WildFly is a flexible, lightweight, managed application runtime that helps you build amazing applications.

Latest Middleware articles

Migrating Spring Boot tests to Quarkus

Migrating Spring Boot tests to Quarkus

July 17, 2020

As developers, we don’t always consider test migration when we think about adopting a new framework. Tests are important, however, because they ensure that our code meets its requirements and works as desired, especially when we add new features and functionality. Test migration is an essential part of migrating to a new application development framework. […]

A developer-centered approach to application development

A developer-centered approach to application development

July 3, 2020

Do you dream of a local development environment that’s easy to configure and works independently from the software layers that you are currently not working on? I do! As a software engineer, I have suffered the pain of starting projects that were not easy to configure. Reading the technical documentation does not help when much […]

Red Hat Runtimes brings Vert.x and Dekorate to Spring Boot 2.2.6

Red Hat Runtimes brings Vert.x and Dekorate to Spring Boot 2.2.6

June 17, 2020

The latest update to Red Hat Runtimes features support for Spring Boot 2.2.6, along with the Dekorate project and Spring Reactive. Together, these technologies are a boost for developers building Spring-based applications on the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. In this article, I present the highlights of this update.

Enterprise Kubernetes development with odo: The CLI tool for developers

June 16, 2020

Kubernetes conversations rarely center the developer’s perspective. As a result, doing our job in a k8s cluster often requires building complicated YAML resource files, writing custom shell scripts, and understanding the countless options that are available in kubectl and docker commands. On top of all of that, we have the learning curve of understanding Kubernetes […]

Adding keystores and truststores to microservices in Red Hat OpenShift

Adding keystores and truststores to microservices in Red Hat OpenShift

June 5, 2020

You might not need Secure Socket Layer (SSL)-based communication between microservices in the same cluster, but it’s often a requirement if you want to connect to a remote web service or message broker. In cases where you will expose a web service or other endpoints, you might also have to use a custom keystore in […]

Use Node.js 14 on Red Hat OpenShift

Use Node.js 14 on Red Hat OpenShift

May 21, 2020

On April 21st, Node.js released its latest major version with Node.js 14. Because this is an even-numbered release, it will become a Long Term Support (LTS) release in October 2020. This release brings a host of improvements and features, such as improved diagnostics, a V8 upgrade, an experimental Async Local Storage API, hardened the streams […]

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Mark Little, Vice President Engineering, Middleware, Red Hat & Mike Piech, Vice President & General Manager, Middleware, Red Hat talk with Stu Miniman and John Walls at Red Hat Summit 2019 in Boston, MA.