[Rdo-list] RDO Full form

Dave Neary dneary at redhat.com
Sun Jan 5 16:01:23 UTC 2014


On 01/03/2014 08:19 PM, Perry Myers wrote:
> On 01/03/2014 02:15 PM, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
>> I mean is RDO an acronym or any abbreviation? 
> RDO has no expansion or longer name, officially.  It is not an acronym
> or abbreviation for anything.
> However, RDO does focus on building a distribution of OpenStack specific
> to Red Hat operating systems (and clones of Red Hat operating systems).
>  So, in some sense you can think of RDO as being a project started by
> Red Hat to build a distribution of OpenStack.
> The 3 letter meaningless acronym sort of comes from that line of thinking.

By way of explanation, we do not use "Red Hat" in the name of community
supported projects for trademark reasons.


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