RedHat Enterprise Linux Servers Operating System Subscription

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CCS provides RedHat Enterprise Linux Operating System Subscription using a campus licensed and locally hosted RedHat Satellite Service. Any subscribed RedHat Enterprise server on campus can access all available updates and patches in order to keep systems secure and up to date. This is run through the Managed Servers service.

There is no charge for RedHat Enterprise Linux Servers Subscription.

Documentation and Training

When you receive your subscription key from CCS, you will be provided with instructions on subscribing your server to the service.

Support or Help

If you need help or have questions about the service, please use one of the following methods for contacting CCS for assistance:

Who is eligible to use this service?

This service is available for:

  • Faculty
  • Staff

Service Availability

Item Expectation
Service availability  24x7 except for scheduled maintenance periods. 

Server administrators can request a server subscription key during regular business hours and a key will be provided within 3 business days.

How Do I Request or Access this Service?

RedHat Enterprise Linux Servers Subscription service is available for on-campus servers only. To access the service, server administrators must first request a subscription key from CCS by contacting the CCS Help Centre.