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24 news from 2006

Canonical Ltd partners with LynuxTraining Sàrl to develop Ubuntu Certified professional training courses

By Canonical, 21 December 2006

Canonical Ltd, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, today announced it has partnered with LynuxTraining Sàrl to develop the first dedicated Ubuntu training courses for the 'Ubuntu Certified Professional' status. UCP is a training…

Zmanda Recovery Manager now available for Ubuntu

By Canonical, 20 December 2006

ZRM Also Boasts New Enterprise Backup Features to Increase MySQL DBA Productivity Zmanda™, the leader in open source backup and recovery software, today announced that Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) for MySQL — the only…

Ubuntu wins most user friendly Linux distribution award

By Canonical, 16 November 2006

Canonical Ltd, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, today announced it has scooped another two awards for Ubuntu, its leading-edge Linux distribution. At the Linux New Media Awards, on Wednesday 15th November, Ubuntu was awarded 'Most…

Ubuntu 6.10 released

By Canonical, 26 October 2006

Canonical launches new Ubuntu release for desktops and servers Canonical Ltd, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, the world’s fastest growing Linux distribution, today announced its latest desktop and server version. Following months…

Canonical announces alliance with Open Country

By Canonical, 3 October 2006

Canonical Ltd, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, the world’s fastest growing Linux distribution, today announced it has entered into an alliance with Open Country, the Linux Journal award-winning, next-generation systems management…

Beta release of Ubuntu 6.10 – codenamed “Edgy Eft”

By admin, 28 September 2006

Ubuntu is a Linux distribution for your desktop or server, with a fast and easy install, regular releases, a tight selection of excellent packages installed by default, every other package you can imagine available from the network, and…

Announcing the Official Ubuntu Book

By Canonical, 30 August 2006

Now available from Prentice Hall, “The Offical Ubuntu Book” co-authored by Benjamin Mako Hill, Jono Bacon, Corey Burger, Jonathan Jesse, Ivan Krstic. Written by leading Ubuntu community members, this is the only book that you…

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS “recommended” by IT Reviews

By Canonical, 26 July 2006

IT Reviews has given Ubuntu 6.06 LTS their “Recommended” award. From the review: Ubuntu 6.06 LTS is a very complete and usable Linux distribution and one that's remarkably easy to get to grips with compared to some others.…

LPI and Canonical announce world’s first Ubuntu Professionals

By Canonical, 27 June 2006

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world’s premier Linux certification organization, and Canonical Ltd., sponsor of the award-winning Ubuntu operating system, jointly announced the world’s first Ubuntu Certified…

Ubuntu wins 2006 World Class Award from PC World

By Canonical, 8 June 2006

Ubuntu was awarded a PC World 2006 World Class Award, identifying it as one of PC World's '100 Best Products of the Year. Winners were announced in the July 2006 issue of PC World. Ubuntu, which has become one of the world's…

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS released

By Canonical, 1 June 2006

New Ubuntu Release Available for Desktops and Servers, with Long Term, Global Support Ubuntu, which has become one of the world’s most popular Linux distributions in recent years, launched its latest version on June 1 following…

Canonical to support Sun Fire Servers with UltraSPARC T1 “CoolThreads”

By Canonical, 30 May 2006

Ubuntu GNU/Linux is First Operating System to Join Solaris on Massively Threaded SPARC Processors Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) and Canonical Ltd. today announced that Ubuntu 6.06 LTS (Long Term Support), the upcoming release of…