30 posts from April 2018

Cloud-init v.18.2: CLI subcommands

By Canonical, 5 April 2018

This article originally appeared on Chad Smith’s blog Cloud-init published its second release of 2018: version 18.2. Among many notable features in the 18.1 release and the 18.2 release, the cloud-init team has been adding some…

The Nextcloud Box: a review of building an IoT device with snaps

By Guest, 5 April 2018

In 2016, Canonical, Nextcloud and WDLabs introduced the Nextcloud Box, the first IoT style device running with snaps out of the box. Besides sales of nearly 2K boxes before Western Digital shut down their research division WDLabs late last…

Git-to-k8s automation for on-prem container deployments

By James Donner, 4 April 2018

This is the second webinar in our Kubernetes Month series! Speaker: Khash Sajadi (Cloud66) & Marco Ceppi (Canonical) Date/Time: April 11, 2018 at 12PM EST / 5PM GMT Kubernetes brings Devs and Ops close together, but that presents…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 4 April 2018

By Joshua Powers, 3 April 2018

Hello Ubuntu Server The purpose of this communication is to provide a status update and highlights for any interesting subjects from the Ubuntu Server Team. If you would like to reach the server team, you can find us at the #ubuntu-server…

LXD weekly status #41

By Stéphane Graber, 3 April 2018

Introduction The highlight for this week is the release of LXD, LXC and LXCFS 3.0! Those 3 releases are LTS releases and will be supported for the next 5 years. The relevant release announcements can be found here: LXD 3.0 LXC 3.0 LXCFS…

Using cloud-init with Multipass

By Joshua Powers, 2 April 2018

This article originally appeared on Joshua Powers’ blog cloud-init + Multipass Multipass is a quick and easy way to launch virtual machine instances running Ubuntu. Cloud-init is the standard for customizing cloud instances and now…