Red Hat has launched WIDE OPEN Magazine, a technical magazine for open source professionals and advocates. The magazine will feature a range of topics, from technical information to thought-provoking editorials about the future of open source. WIDE OPEN will collaborate with other industry leaders and Red Hat partners to bring subscribers a variety of views and opinions.

The Red Hat Magazine is currently available in Italy, Germany, and France. Starting in 2004, Red Hat, Inc. and bmind, LLC are offering the Wide Open Magazine, a Red Hat magazine. The Premiere edition of the US magazine will be available in March 2004. If you subscribe now, you will receive a System Administration CD as a free gift. A subscription includes 6 magazines a year and 3 CDs of open source software such as Fedora Core 1 with every issue. A preview of one of the articles is available online.