Swimming upstream: What does Red Hat do with customer developed patches?

Room: 
Room 1
Time Slot: 
2:00

Red Hat is known as an open source company, but what does it do with patches that are developed by customers? How do these contributions get into the upstream software? This talk will walk through the process that Red Hat uses for shepherding customer contributions into the community code base. Attendees will learn about the challenges faced as well as the benefits of code submission"