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9 posts from June 2012

Helping Zentyal offer an open-source alternative for small businesses

By Petra Puchelova, 25 June 2012

As of last week, we are supporting our Spanish partner, Zentyal, in their provision of software and services to small and medium-sized businesses. Zentyal distribute an operating system of the same name – and it’s based on Ubuntu.…

An update on Ubuntu and Secure Boot

By Jon Melamut, 22 June 2012

In October 2011, Canonical discussed our activities and recommendations related to Secure Boot, including recommendations for OEMs. Since that time, we have continued to consult industry partners, the technical community and users on the…

Another major game platform to support Ubuntu; Unity 4 to support Ubuntu

By Canonical, 20 June 2012

Unity Technologies announced Monday that the next version of Unity will support publishing to Ubuntu. This is fantastic news because it will enable developers to deliver their new and existing games to Ubuntu users very easily. The Unity 4…

Dell Extends Ubuntu Retail into India

By Canonical, 18 June 2012

Back in October 2011 we launched a joint initiative with Dell in China to sell machines pre-loaded with Ubuntu through their retail stores. The stores featured Ubuntu on a wide range of Dell computers, carried Ubuntu branded marketing…

Ubuntu pre-loaded Dell laptops to be sold in retail outlets in India

By Canonical, 18 June 2012

Dell launch with Ubuntu at retail in India Canonical and Dell announce today that Dell laptops pre-loaded with Ubuntu will be sold in 850 retail outlets in India. The choice of form factor reflects the demand for mobile computing in India,…

Canonical and Dell announce today that Dell laptops pre-loaded with Ubuntu will be sold in 850 retail outlets in India.

By Canonical, 18 June 2012

Dell launch with Ubuntu at retail in India Canonical and Dell announce today that Dell laptops pre-loaded with Ubuntu will be sold in 850 retail outlets in India. The choice of form factor reflects the demand for mobile computing in India,…

Official Ubuntu Images Now Available on Windows Azure

By Canonical, 7 June 2012

We’re announcing today that you can obtain and launch Official Ubuntu Images from Canonical on Windows Azure. Windows Azure is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) from Microsoft that now includes the ability to manage individual virtual…

Canonical Success at Computex

By Canonical, 6 June 2012

We’ve been extremely busy at Computex, with over 1,000 people visiting the Ubuntu booth, and over 25 media interviews about Ubuntu for Android, Ubuntu Cloud and Ubuntu TV. One of the highlights so far was ARM’s Ian Ferguson,…

Canonical debuts at Computex 2012

By Canonical, 4 June 2012

Canonical will be exhibiting at Computex in Taipei, June 5th – 9th, 2012, Asia’s largest ICT trade show. We will be at the show alongside some our partners and biggest names in the industry. At the booth (at M0106 in the Nangang…