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26 posts from September 2015

PLUMGrid’s Open Networking Suite now available in the Charm Store

By Canonical, 30 September 2015

Canonical, the leading provider of services for Ubuntu deployments in the enterprise, and PLUMgrid, the industry leader for secure and scalable virtual network infrastructure for OpenStack clouds, today announced PLUMgrid Open Networking…

Azul Zulu 8 charm now available

By Canonical, 29 September 2015

Canonical is excited to announce that Azul Zulu 8 is now available in the Juju charm store. With 300 charms and growing, the Juju charm store is the destination for cloud-based enterprise applications. Azul Zulu® is a…

Why the first impression matters

By Canonical, 28 September 2015

We believe that the first impression matters, especially when it comes to introducing a new product for the first time. Our aim is to delight the user from the moment they open the box, through to the setup wizard which will help them get…

Executive Summary from the Juju Charmer Summit 2015

By Jorge O. Castro, 28 September 2015

Last week members of the Juju community gathered in Washington DC for the first ever Juju Charmer Summit. The goal of the summit was to help our users better understand what’s happening in the Juju community and be able to grow their…

Ubuntu on Azure: Microsoft makes big decision on big data

By John Zannos, 28 September 2015

Azure HDInsight continues to validate Ubuntu’s cloud leadership Microsoft has selected Ubuntu for their first Linux-based Azure offering. The company announced today that their Hadoop-based big data service offering, HDInsight, will…

Prepare for when Ubuntu freezes

By Robin Winslow, 28 September 2015

I routinely have at least 20 tabs open in Chrome, 10 files open in Atom (my editor of choice) and I’m often running virtual machines as well. This means my poor little X1 Carbon often runs out of memory, at which point Ubuntu…

Charm Partner Newsletter

By Alexia Emmanoulopoulou, 28 September 2015

Welcome to the first edition of Canonical’s Charm Partner Newsletter. Read about the growing Juju ecosystem, including the most recent additions to our Charm Store and our Charm Partner Programme. You’ll also learn about the latest…

Engineering Group joins the Charm Partner Programme

By Canonical, 28 September 2015

Canonical is excited to announce that Engineering Group, leading Italian software and service company that manages and develops SpagoBI suite, has joined the Charm Partner Programme. Canonical’s Charm Partner Programme helps solution…

Charm Partner Programme welcomes Redis Labs

By Canonical, 25 September 2015

Canonical is excited to announce that Redis Labs has joined the Charm Partner Programme. Canonical’s Charm Partner Programme helps solution providers make best use of Canonical’s universal service modeling tool, Juju; enabling instant…

Realtime Syslog Analytics

By Kevin W Monroe, 24 September 2015

As Cory alluded to in our intro post, we’re excited to talk about a bundle that demonstrates an end-to-end Big Data solution: Realtime Syslog Analytics. Working with log data is a common Big Data task, and in this post, we’ll…

PC Power Control with a Raspberry Pi and MAAS

By Canonical, 23 September 2015

I recently decided to setup a small cluster of computers at home to be managed by Juju and MAAS. The computers are in the attic which meant that finger based power management was going to quickly lose its appeal. Many of my friends and…

Infographic: LXD Machine containers from Ubuntu

By Alexia Emmanoulopoulou, 23 September 2015

LXD (pronounced “lex-dee”) is a container hypervisor from Ubuntu. LXD containers look and act like virtual machines, but have the lightweight performance and scalability of process containers. You can use LXD on its own to deploy…