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OpenStack Summit Berlin 2018, Mark Shuttleworth keynote

By Canonical, 15 November 2018

Mark Shuttleworth, CEO of Canonical, took to the stage at the OpenStack Summit Berlin to deliver his keynote, dealing with: product and support, MAAS support for ESXi, upgrading OpenStack smoothly and perfectly portable AI from the cloud…

Upgrading Charmed Kubernetes

By Stephan Fabel, 15 November 2018

This article describes the advantages users of Charmed Kubernetes enjoy through the high degree of automation charms offer the operator. One of the hardest problems of infrastructure-as-a-service operations is upgrading. Charms make it an…

Innovating toward safety: computer controlled aerial robotic systems

By Guest, 14 November 2018

This is a guest blog by Jamie Branch, Corrosion Engineer at Apellix. In the United States alone, 849 workers lost their lives in 2016 from falling while on the job. In the construction industry specifically, falls are the leading cause of…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 13 November 2018

By Chad Smith, 13 November 2018

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 channel on Freenode.…

Using Juju to manage evolving complex software

By James Nunns, 12 November 2018

With developers increasingly moving towards microservices – and with the growing prevalence of the cloud as the default platform – software has become more complex than ever. While installing all of the interconnected applications that…

Ubuntu Core and Kura: A framework for IoT gateways

By James Nunns, 10 November 2018

The Linux distribution model, whilst established and well understood for computing, has some limitations when it comes to IoT edge gateway devices. Due to often being located in remote or hard to access areas, there is a greater demand for…

How to harness big data for maximum business value

By Canonical, 9 November 2018

Canonical and Spicule have joined forces to bring your business a better option for open source big data and streaming analytics. You can learn more about us at some of our upcoming events – read on to find out more. Or, jump right…

The rise of the Digital Smart Kiosk

By Guest, 9 November 2018

This is a guest blog by Jody Smith, Product Manager at Broadsign. The world’s increasing demand for quick, personalised service often clashes with budgetary concerns and the limited throughput that individual workers are capable of.…

Samsung announce Linux on DeX with Ubuntu: for developers on the move

By Canonical, 8 November 2018

The Samsung Developer Conference, held this week in San Francisco, brings creators together to discover and learn about the latest technologies in Samsung’s portfolio and further afield. One of the technologies showcased, following the…

Keep legacy applications secure with Extended Security Maintenance

By James Nunns, 8 November 2018

Application updates come and go, often they provide your business with added value, but sometimes an update isn’t what is needed or wanted for a legacy application. Choosing not to update an application can cause issues. Often, that…

KubeCon and CloudNativeCon

By James Nunns, 7 November 2018

This December, Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, will be present at KubeCon and CloudNativeCon in Seattle. The team at Ubuntu will be out in force showcasing their work across Kubernetes and containers and highlighting what makes…

How Ubuntu is at the forefront of security & compliance

By Alex Cattle, 6 November 2018

Whether it is HIPAA, MiFID II or GDPR, the importance of being compliant cannot be underestimated. Protecting your customers and avoiding the significant financial and reputational ramifications that threaten non-compliant organisations,…