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38 posts from June 2015

Juju Quickstart 2.2.0

By Francesco Banconi, 19 June 2015

We are happy to announce the 2.2.0 release of Juju Quickstart! Juju Quickstart helps both new and experienced users to quickly start Juju and the Juju GUI, whether they’ve never installed Juju or they have an existing Juju environment…

Certified Ubuntu images now optimized for Joyent Triton containers

By Canonical, 18 June 2015

Joyent Expands Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure Beyond Docker, Adds Support for Container-Native Linux on Bare Metal Partners with Canonical to provide certified and supported Ubuntu images, optimized to run natively on bare metal…

World’s first 25/100 gigabit open ethernet-based switch launches

By Canonical, 18 June 2015

Canonical is delighted to support the launch of the world’s first 25/100 Gigabit open Ethernet-based switch, being introduced to the market today by Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX). The new switch runs on…

12 Questions about Juju

By Alexia Emmanoulopoulou, 17 June 2015

If you want to get the basics about Juju, here is a good place to start! 1) What is Juju? Juju is a state of the art, open source service modelling tool. It forms part of Ubuntu’s cloud portfolio, together with Ubuntu Server, Ubuntu…

Deploying OpenStack from source to scalable multi-node environments

By Corey Bryant, 17 June 2015

The Juju OpenStack charms now have support for deploying OpenStack from source! This means that you can point the charms at the OpenStack git repositories/branches of your choice, whether they’re the well known upstream repos or your own…

The Grid System in detail

By Pierre Bertet, 16 June 2015

Following the article “To converge onto mobile, tablet, and desktop, think Grid Units”, here is a technical description of the way the Grid System behave. We will go through the following concepts: a Grid Unit, a Layout, a Panel, and a…

Starting up in the new OpenStack

By Arturo Suarez, 16 June 2015

I had the pleasure to deliver a session at the recent OpenStack day in Budapest, one of the many events organized by different community members globally, followed by a panel with several OpenStack notables. There was one question I jumped…

Fast Galera Cluster Deployments in the Cloud Using Juju

By Canonical, 15 June 2015

The Galera Cluster Juju Charm was recently released, and it is now possible to start scalable Galera Clusters using the Juju deployment framework on the public or private cloud (OpenStack, Amazon, Azure and bare metal are all supported).…

SDK Convergence Sprint 2015

By Canonical, 12 June 2015

Last week the SDK team gathered in London for a sprint that focused on convergence, which consisted of pulling apart each component and discussing ways in which each would adapt to different form factors. The SDK provides off-the-shelf UI…

Zabbix + IoT/Snappy: allows users to feel the pulse of things

By Canonical, 12 June 2015

Things around us are becoming smarter every day and many tasks we use to perform manually are becoming automated. As our dependency on the Internet of Things (IoT) technology grows, we need to make sure such devices work reliably, securely…

Mark Shuttleworth’s ODS Vancouver Keynote

By Canonical, 11 June 2015

This year’s OpenStack Summit was the most successful yet; playing host to a record number of exhibitors who excited and inspired over 5,000 visiting delegates. During the course of the week, attendees were treated to a host of…