CoreOS is part of the Red Hat family. A leader in the open source community and an innovator of open source projects.

CoreOS also creates and delivers critical components for containerized applications, such as the Quay private image registry, that are helping fuel broad adoption of a secure, scalable and resilient infrastructure inspired by hyperscale providers.

CoreOS was founded in 2013 & is based in San Francisco, California with an additional office in New York city. It has a development hub in Berlin, Germany. 

CoreOS offers Tectonic Enterprise that deploys, manages, and secures software containers; Quay Enterprise, a hosted and on-premises software to build, storage, and distribute containers; and CoreOS, a security software for managing Linux applications. The company also provides CoreUpdate, a dashboard and tool for managing rolling updates of applications.

CoreOS is backed by industry leading investors including Intel Capital, GV, Kleiner Perkins, Y Combinator among others.


CoreOS has acquired & Redspread. The company has been acquired by Red Hat for a staggering amount of $250M on Jan 30, 2018 and it operates as a subsidiary of Red Hat, Inc.



  • Year founded: 2013
  • Funding Info: $48.1M in 5 funding rounds (Last Funding Type: Series B)- CoreOs has been acquired by Redhat on Jan 30, 2018 for $250M.
  • Yearly Revenue: Undisclosed
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Acquired for $250M as of Jan 30, 2018
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
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