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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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Hello World for Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces

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Resources to help you make the most of CodeReady Workspaces.

 

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

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A deep dive into Keycloak

Stian Thorgersen, Burr Sutter
August 7, 2020

In this DevNation Tech Talk, we take a deep dive into Keycloak to handle open source identity and access management with modern applications and services.

AMQ Reference Architectures
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Architecting messaging solutions with Apache ActiveMQ Artemis

January 10, 2020

Learn how to make the AMQ Broker architecting process, the resulting deployment topologies, and the expected effort more predictable for common use cases.

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Announcing the DevConf.US 2018 developer conference

July 26, 2018

Registration for DevConf.US, a great open source Red Hat–sponsored community technology conference for contributors to Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) and those who want to learn more about it, is now open and the schedule is live.

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It’s Time To Accelerate Your Application Development With Red Hat JBoss Middleware And Microsoft Azure

January 15, 2018

Accelerate Application Development With Red Hat JBoss Middleware And Microsoft Azure. The role of applications has changed dramatically. a well-developed, well-timed application can disrupt an entire industry. Just take a look at the hotel, taxi, and movie rental industries respectively.

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JBoss: Developer’s Guide

October 18, 2017

Modern applications development demands optimized tools and services. Applications must integrate with different systems and share data. Organizations must be able to immediately respond to changing conditions. JBoss Middleware drives enterprise application innovation every day to deliver the best projects and products. Whether you are an experienced enterprise application developer or just getting started, JBoss: Developer’s Guide provides you with the best time to value guide for enterprise application delivery with the JBoss brand, using hands-on coding and lab exercises...

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Different types of microservices?

April 19, 2016

I've been working with some of our teams recently on microservices and how we can assist our customers and communities with best practices and recommendations, whether they're Java EE developers, Vert.x coders, writing Node.js applications or something else. If you've read any of my previous articles then you'll know I have a few thoughts on microservices, and yet there are many things I still feel I need to get straight in my own head. That's why I love talking with...

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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.