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49 posts from September 2017

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS selected for Samsung ARTIK Gateway modules

By Canonical, 28 September 2017

Canonical today announced that it will bring its Ubuntu 16.04 operating system to the Samsung ARTIK™ internet of things ecosystem. The Samsung ARTIK platform is a fully integrated chip to cloud and production-ready Internet of Things…

Security Team Weekly Summary: September 27, 2017

By Canonical, 28 September 2017

The Security Team weekly reports are intended to be very short summaries of the Security Team’s weekly activities. If you would like to reach the Security Team, you can find us at the #ubuntu-hardened channel on FreeNode.…

Patch CDK #2: Multi arch support — s390x

By Konstantinos Tsakalozos, 28 September 2017

This article originally appeared on Konstantinos’ blog In our last post we discussed the steps required to build the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes (CDK). That post should give you a good picture of the components coming…

Ubuntu Server Development Summary – 26 Sep 2017

By David Britton, 27 September 2017

Hello Ubuntu Server! 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…

Patch CDK #1: Build & Release

By Konstantinos Tsakalozos, 27 September 2017

This article originally appeared on Konstantin’s blog Happens all the time. You often come across a super cool open source project you would gladly contribute but setting up the development environment and learning to patch and…

Four steps to mobilising legacy OpenStack and escaping StuckStack

By Canonical, 26 September 2017

According to figures from the OpenStack Foundation, just 20 per cent of users are using the latest version of the software. Companies that fall to far behind updates risk becoming stuck on an older version of OpenStack, leaving themselves…

LXD Weekly Status #16

By Stéphane Graber, 25 September 2017

This originally appeared at LinuxContainers Weekly status for the week of the 18th to the 24th of September 2017. Introduction The main highlight of this week was the release of LXD 2.18. We’ve otherwise been busy tracking down and…

UbuCon Europe 2017

By Guest, 25 September 2017

This is a guest post by Marius Quabeck. I’ve been to many Ubuntu related events before, but what surprises me every time about UbuCons is the outstanding work by the community organising these events. Earlier this month, I was in…

Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes: Dev Summary (Sept 22 2017)

By Tim Van Steenburgh, 22 September 2017

This article originally appeared on Tim Van Steenburgh’s blog September 15th concluded our most recent development sprint on the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes (CDK). Here are some highlights: Canal Bundle Our new Canal bundle…

Ubuntu Desktop Weekly Update: September 22, 2017

By Will Cooke, 22 September 2017

We’re less than a week away from Final Beta! It seems to have come round very quickly this cycle. Next week we’re at the Ubuntu Rally in New York City where we will be putting the finishing touches to the beta. In the meantime, here’s a…

Microsoft and Canonical Increase Velocity with Azure Tailored Kernel

By Canonical, 21 September 2017

Ubuntu has long been a popular choice for Linux instances on Azure. Our ongoing partnership with Microsoft has brought forth great results, such as the support of the latest Azure features, Ubuntu underlying SQL Server instances, bash on…

Kubernetes Snaps: The Quick Version

By Canonical, 21 September 2017

This article originally appeared on George Kraft’s blog When we built the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes (CDK), one of our goals was to provide snap packages for the various Kubernetes clients and services: kubectl, kube-…