Red Hat Names Carahsoft Marketing Partner of the Year

Company Recognized for Outstanding Channel Contributions for Open Source Software in the Public Sector

RESTON, Va., April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, today announced it has been named Marketing Partner of the Year for the Public Sector by Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions. This award is part of the annual Red Hat North America Partner Awards, which aim to honor partners for continued efforts to support customers on the path to IT modernization and an open hybrid cloud.

Carahsoft was honored for its dedication to providing innovative open source solutions to customers in the Public Sector. Specifically, Carahsoft was recognized for its collaboration with Red Hat across more than 170 unique marketing programs and creative initiatives executed to drive results and create measurable impact on the Public Sector and partner business.

“This award is a testament to Red Hat and Carahsoft’s mutual efforts to proactively educate our customers and reseller partners around the increasing momentum behind enterprise open source across the Public Sector,” said Natalie Gregory, Vice President of the Red Hat Team at Carahsoft. “We are honored to be recognized by Red Hat as Marketing Partner of the Year and look forward to our continued collaboration.”

Red Hat's 2020 North America Partner Awards honor both commercial and Public Sector partners for successfully delivering innovative open source solutions to customers. Honorees were recognized for outstanding performance in 2020 across several categories that span Red Hat’s open hybrid cloud portfolio and their continued dedication to delivering customer success.

“Carahsoft is a valued partner to Red Hat, and we are pleased to honor them with this well-deserved award,” said Michael Byrd, Vice President, Public Sector Channel Sales, Red Hat. “We look forward to our continued relationship with Carahsoft and helping them provide industry-leading enterprise open source solutions to their customers.”

About Carahsoft

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, supporting Public Sector organizations across Federal, State and Local Government agencies and Education and Healthcare markets. As the Master Government Aggregator® for our vendor partners, we deliver solutions for Cybersecurity, MultiCloud, DevSecOps, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Open Source, Customer Experience and more. Working with resellers, systems integrators and consultants, our sales and marketing teams provide industry leading IT products, services and training through hundreds of contract vehicles. Visit us at

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