[CentOS] Red Hat commercial support for CentOS/Fedora

Wed Dec 16 23:11:02 UTC 2009
Brian Mathis <brian.mathis at gmail.com>

On Wed, Dec 16, 2009 at 5:34 PM, Connie Sieh <csieh at fnal.gov> wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Dec 2009, Ron Blizzard wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 1:10 AM, Rogelio <scubacuda at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Someone told me that if you have a CentOS or Fedora server, you can pay a
>>> Red Hat yearly fee and get them to support it (because the environments are
>>> so similar).
>>> Can anyone here substantiate this claim?
>> No support from Red Hat, as Robert Heller explained, but OpenLogic has
>> recently announced commercial support for CentOS
>> http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/OpenLogic-offers-CentOS-Linux-support-for-enterprises-873790.html
> But if you want to pay for support for CentOS why not just pay RedHat for
> RHEL .
> -Connie Sieh

You might have a bunch of servers already installed with CentOS that
you need support on, or you might need some consulting on one problem
without wanting to pay for yearly subscriptions and license fees.