Redfield is an open platform for creating user-friendly and secure virtualization solutions. It simplifies development of virtualization solutions by providing a flexible and secure architecture for mobile devices, workstations, and server platforms. It provides a maintained, open source baseline with a philosophy of minimal custom code, and maximum reuse. Significant patches to components of Redfield are targeted for their respective upstream, and it tracks the cutting edge of those components.
Freedom to Use – Redfield utilizes the Apache 2.0 license for developed components, giving users with maximum freedom to use as they see fit.
Flexibility – Redfield provides an easy-to-configure platform to create secure virtualization solutions for a wide range of use cases.
Usability – Redfield enables quick ramp-up time for developers through a simplified build process and a focus on end-user simplicity.
Low Development Costs – Redfield minimizes costs by closely aligning with upstream projects such as the Linux kernel and Xen hypervisor.
Ground-Up Security – Redfield implements a proven security architecture, allowing creation of distributions suited for the most stringent security requirements.