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36 posts from 2008

Ubuntu Server on Amazon Beta

By Canonical, 16 December 2008

We have just announced our beta of Ubuntu Server Edition for cloud computing. It uses Amazon’s established cloud service EC2. We’re supplying customised images that are quick to deploy and efficient in production. The images…

Viva o Ubuntu Training no Brazil!

By Canonical, 26 November 2008

Canonical has signed up its first Authorised Training Partner in Brazil. Based in Recife, Fuctura has been an open source training house and avid Ubuntu supporter for some years now. Their instructors have just completed a three day…

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…

Ubuntu ARM Port

By Canonical, 13 November 2008

We are excited about working with ARM, ARM’s partners and the wider community on delivering a port of Ubuntu to ARM. Today we announced support for the armel architecture which is now also supported through Launchpad,…

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…

Landscape 1.2 Released with More Customizable Features

By Canonical, 29 October 2008

We have just released Landscape 1.2 which is the next version of our management and monitoring software that lets you manage multiple Ubuntu systems as easily as one. In addition to provisioning, package and security updates management,…

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…

New Ubuntu Server Edition Survey

By Canonical, 26 September 2008

The Ubuntu Server Team wants to know how you use Ubuntu Server in day-to-day operations to help the team prioritize the support and development of future Ubuntu Server Editions. In an effort to better understand, support and further the…

Intrepid and beyond

By Canonical, 24 September 2008

Things are winding up for Intrepid. This time, we spent quite some effort on trying out new things. Our dark theme test seemed to pay off. Next time I would announce it better 🙂 There are quite a few changes coming in Intrepid soon, sounds…

Codecs and DVD playback on Ubuntu 8.04 for all users

By Canonical, 15 September 2008

For the first time we are making codecs for media playback and a DVD player, from our partners at Fluendo and Cyberlink, available through the Ubuntu store. We have had relationships with these companies for a while and to date we have…