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Red Hat donates $100,000 to "the future of open source"

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Following its record annual revenue of more than one billion dollars, Red Hat has announced that it is making a donation of $100,000 (£62,400) to "the future of open source". In a post on Red Hat's opensource.com community site, President and CEO Jim Whitehurst says that the "billion dollar milestone is not only a win for Red Hat – it is a victory for open source advocates everywhere," adding that the company wanted to give back to honour the open source community.

The donation will be split between four projects.

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