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14 news from 2008

Canonical launches US-based shop.ubuntu.com in time for holiday season

By Canonical, 20 November 2008

Stock up on Ubuntu-branded merchandise and software Canonical launched today an U.S.-based on-line shop for Ubuntu-branded merchandise and software. With a new fulfillment house in St. Louis, Missouri, shipments are faster and less…

ARM and Canonical to bring full Ubuntu desktop experience to low-power, ARM technology-based computing devices

By Canonical, 13 November 2008

Popular commercially-supported Linux distribution Ubuntu to be available on low-power ARM SoCs with rich integrated graphics and video subsystems and a proven track record of low-power design ARM [(LSE: ARM); (Nasdaq: ARMH)] and Canonical…

Ubuntu 8.10 server edition released

By Canonical, 28 October 2008

Ubuntu Server Edition enhances Java, virtualization and system management capabilities Canonical Ltd. announced the upcoming availability of Ubuntu 8.10 Server Edition for free download on 30 October. In related news Canonical also…

Ubuntu 8.10 desktop edition released

By Canonical, 27 October 2008

Ubuntu 8.10 desktop edition enables mobile, flexible computing for a changing digital world Canonical Ltd. announced the upcoming availability of Ubuntu 8.10 Desktop Edition for free download on 30 October. In related news, Canonical also…

Ubuntu 7.04 reaches end-of-life on October 19, 2008

By Canonical, 10 October 2008

Ubuntu announced the release of 7.04 almost 18 months ago, on April 19, 2007. As with the earlier releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 18 months. The support period is now nearing its end and…

Unison™ released for Ubuntu to bring unified communications to Linux

By Canonical, 5 August 2008

Partnership with Canonical will challenge Microsoft unified communications with more powerful and cost-effective Linux alternative Unison Technologies (www.unison.com) today announced a wide-ranging partnership to bring unified…

Launchpad 2.0 radically improves collaboration for open source projects

By Canonical, 17 July 2008

Launchpad 2.0 Radically Improves Collaboration for Open Source Projects. Canonical's Launchpad2.0 Improves Flexibility And Integration of Developer Collaboration Nexus. Canonical Inc. announced today a major new release of…

Canonical showcases Ubuntu Netbook Remix at Computex

By Canonical, 3 June 2008

Canonical Now Delivers for OEMs a Rapid Route to Market For Netbooks Powered by an Intel Atom Processor Canonical, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, today announced that it will be demonstrating a reworked desktop image of Ubuntu built…

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Desktop Edition released

By Canonical, 21 April 2008

Integrates the Latest Stable Applications with Long Term Support Canonical Ltd. announced the upcoming availability of Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Desktop Edition for free download on Thursday 24 April. In related news, Canonical also announced the…

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS server edition released

By Canonical, 21 April 2008

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Server Edition Combines Advanced Functionality With Five Years of Maintenance and Support Canonical Ltd. announced the upcoming availability of Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Server Edition for free download on Thursday 24 April. In…

‘End of Life’ announcement for Ubuntu 6.10

By Canonical, 25 March 2008

Ubuntu announced the release of 6.10 almost 18 months ago, on October 26, 2006. As with the earlier releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 18 months. The support period is now nearing its end and…

Canonical announces general availability of systems management and monitoring tool Landscape launches with free trial

By Canonical, 5 March 2008

Launches With Free Trial Canonical, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, announced today the general availability of Canonical Landscape, the systems management and monitoring tool for Ubuntu. Available for its commercial support customers…