October 18, 2004
Red Hat Hires Sun Executive to Head up Desktop Infrastructure Technologies
Red Hat, Inc., the world's premier open source and Linux provider, today announced the appointment of Karen Tegan-Padir as Vice President of Desktop Infrastructure Technologies . Tegan-Padir comes to Red Hat from SUN Microsystems where she most recently held the position of Vice President of Engineering for J2EE platforms and Application Server products. At Red Hat Tegan-Padir will be responsible for desktop infrastructure technology strategy that will include the Netscape assets recently acquired.