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27 news from 2017

Canonical welcome Spotify as a snap for Linux users

By Canonical, 20 December 2017

Universal Linux app packaging format enables Linux users to install the popular music streaming service with a simple click and install London, UK – December 20th, 2017 – Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, is happy to announce that…

Ubuntu Desktop Weekly Update – December 15th 2017

By Will Cooke, 15 December 2017

Here’s the last newsletter for 2017, we’ll be back in the new year. On behalf of the whole Desktop Team I wish you all a happy holiday and a peaceful 2018. GNOME Some important fixes landed in fonts-noto-emoji. 🍔 🍺…

Canonical and Rancher Labs announce Kubernetes Cloud Native Platform

By Canonical, 5 December 2017

Canonical and Rancher Labs announce joint Kubernetes Cloud Native Platform offering Kubecon, Austin, Texas – 5th Dec: Canonical, in partnership with Rancher Labs today announce a turn-key application delivery platform built on…

PT Biznet Gio Nusantara Launches NEO Cloud with Canonical BootStack

By Canonical, 2 November 2017

PT Biznet Gio Nusantara Launches NEO Cloud – a Leading Cloud Computing Platform for App Developers – running on Ubuntu OpenStack on Canonical’s BootStack managed cloud. NEO Cloud is built on OpenStack technology, the…

Ubuntu 17.10 releases with GNOME, Kubernetes 1.8 & minimal base images

By Canonical, 19 October 2017

19th October, London, UK: Canonical today announced the release of Ubuntu 17.10 featuring a new GNOME desktop on Wayland, and new versions of KDE, MATE and Budgie to suit a wide range of tastes. On the cloud, 17.10 brings Kubernetes 1.8…

Ubuntu Desktop Weekly Update: September 15, 2017

By Will Cooke, 15 September 2017

A fairly short update this week as we’re in bug fixing mode ahead of final beta in a couple of weeks. GNOME This week saw the release of GNOME 3.26, and we’re ready to ship it in 17.10. This will bring new versions of the core…

NEC partners with Canonical on Ubuntu Core based signage platform

By Canonical, 13 September 2017

CMS digital signage solution leverages NEC large format displays and the Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 Munich, 13 September 2017 – NEC Display Solutions Europe today announced a collaboration with Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu…

OpenStack Pike and all new updates to the Cloud Archive

By Mark Baker, 1 September 2017

On Wednesday 30th August, the upstream OpenStack community officially announced the release of OpenStack Pike. Pike represents the 2nd release of OpenStack this year after Ocata was released back in February and it shows that the…

Canonical expands enterprise Kubernetes

By Canonical, 23 August 2017

Canonical supports enterprise Kubernetes on cloud and on-premises Two turnkey consulting packages for rapid deployment Support for Galactic Fog serverless, Rancher container management and Weave Cloud Reference architectures for Kubernetes…

SnapRoute and Canonical create new switch stack for network operators

By Canonical, 22 August 2017

Redefining the economics of data center networking through disaggregation of hardware, operating system, and software components. SnapRoute and Canonical announced today an integrated network stack, creating a rock solid software…

Ubuntu Desktop Weekly Update: August 11, 2017

By Will Cooke, 11 August 2017

GUADEC The GNOME conference happened last week with good representation from Ubuntu. The spirit was good and the discussions constructive. Decisions were made, details can be read on…

68% of businesses are struggling to hire talent for IoT

By Canonical, 9 August 2017

Research from Canonical shows businesses are battling with drought in the “Internet of Talent” pool London, 9th August 2017 – Businesses are struggling to recruit employees with the skills needed to make the internet of things a success…