Red Hat (RHT) is an American provider of open source software solutions and related services. Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, the company caters for such IT spheres as Cloud Computing, Middleware, Operating Systems, Storage, and Virtualisation. Red Hat employs about 8,800 staff members who work in 85 offices globally. Since 1999, the company has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and is an S&P 500 component. Follow the Red Hat share price with Capital.com.