Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Successfully Migrates to Red Hat Linux

Computer Project of Illinois, Inc. (CPI) and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) have successfully migrated all existing OpenFox® functionality from Alabama’s Windows SUA production environment to the new Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) production environment. Benefits of the migration include: avoiding unsupported OS risks, lowering initial and ongoing expenses, streamlining & automating processes, and to enhance ALEA’s operating system to the industry preferred RHEL platform.

The Open Fox® components included in the migration were:

  • OpenFox® Message Switch
  • Configurator
  • High Availability
  • Operator Aid
  • Archive and Retrieval (Version 3)
  • Criminal History Records (CHA)
  • Hot Files (HFA)
  • Online Validation Application