8 features of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 beta version

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Red Hat’s open source product Linux has recently been upgraded to a newer version Linux 8 and has been blended with many new features. Given below are some of the important features of Red Hat’s Enterprise Linux 8 beta version:

  1. Kernel

RHEL 8 is running on bit rendition 4.18 and dependent on Fedora 28. Control Group V2 is bolstered that oversees and disseminates framework assets in a superior manner contrasted with the last rendition. Control bunch v2 has just a single chain of importance that sorts forms dependent on the job of the proprietor in this manner evacuates the contentions strategies emerging because of different pecking orders.

  1. Software Management

RHEL 8 offers improvement for bundle the executives apparatus yum, which is presently founded on DNF (Dandified Yum) innovation that is progressed and has better execution with help for a particular substance. RPM rendition 4.14 is appropriated in RHEL 8 and rpm currently approves the bundle content before beginning the establishment. Backing for bundling records above 4GB in size is included.

  1. Cockpit

RHEL 8 is having pre-introduced cockpit bundles on nonsignificant establishments just as firewall ports are opened, Package can be acquired from RHEL default archives for negligible establishments. Cockpit’s web interface can be utilized for overseeing machines remotely effectively.

The cockpit is currently perfect with versatile programs, along these lines overseeing frameworks utilizing cell phones is conceivable at this point. Cockpit’s page currently cautions and educates about missing updates and memberships.

  1. File Systems and storage

XFS record framework bolsters shared duplicate on-compose information degree usefulness that permits sharing a typical arrangement of information obstruct for at least two documents that is Fast and space proficient. LUKS2 replaces the heritage LUKS1 design. LUKS2 gives scrambled volumes that underpins auto recuperation if there should arise an occurrence of metadata defilements.

  1. Replacement of nfsnobody user

nfsnobody and no one client of RHEL 7 with the ID of 65534 and 99 individually have been converged as the single client no one with ID 65534 and RHEL 8 establishment no more makes nfsnobody client.

  1. Webservers, Databases, Language
  • Databases Servers in RHEL 8:MariaDB 10.3, MySQL 8.0, PostgreSQL 10, and  PostgreSQL 9.6  Redis 4
  • Python 3 .6 is distributed on RHEL 8
  • PHP 7.2
  • Ruby 2.5
  • Apache HTTP Server 2.4.35
  • Perl 5.26


  • RHEL 8 accompanies nginx 1.14 accessible in the base vault


  1. Desktop

RHEL 8 Desktop Environment has been rebased to GNOME 3.28 that incorporate new highlights like on-screen console, expanded gadget support. Wayland replaces the X.org of past RHEL discharge and is the default show server in RHEL 8 that offers focal points like improved multi-screen support, upgraded UI scaling,

  1. Virtualization

Bundle of new highlights is included like KVM underpins 5-level paging, extra accident data in the event that KVM visitor crashes, Ceph stockpiling is currently bolstered also on KVM

RHEL 8 is appropriated with qemu– kvm 2.12 with new highlights like help for Q35 visitor machine type, UEFI visitor boot, vCPU hot attachment/unplug, Guest I/O stringing.