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No April 1st Joke: Paul Cormier, Former Red Hat CEO, is Leaving Red Hat (Like His Predecessor Jim AllowHurst Did, Going to Work for a Microsoft Company Instead)

posted by Roy Schestowitz on Mar 22, 2024,
updated Mar 22, 2024

Recent: Jim Whitehurst (Allowhurst) is Rebooting His Mac (No, He Was Never a GNU/Linux User) in a Microsoft-Centric Company That He Now Runs

October 2023: Jim Whitehurst Promoting Microsoft Mono for a Living

This week (Cormier was the successor of Whitehurst as Red Hat's CEO):

Today I want to share some bittersweet news with you. After 24 years with Red Hat, Paul Cormier will be retiring on April 1.

Is Matt Hicks next to leave? See this office gossip.

He did not meet his diversity goals... or was probably to hear that BS about diversity! I just don't get how shareholders are raising he-l about that DEI BS. After all, hiring should only be based on who can fill a position the best, not based on race, gender, etc... I guess I am not woke enough!

Ever since IBM bought Red Hat the company (Red Hat) has launched vindictive hate campaigns against our community, including banishment. It was a bad faith relationship, culminating last summer in betrayal of or withdrawal reciprocity (GPL). Many of the attacks are masked behind a veil of feminism, occasionally using terms like "deadnaming" to prevent any factual discussion of the issues.

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