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259 posts from 2018

Fresh Snaps from November 2018

By Alan Pope, 7 December 2018

Another month passes and we’ve got a collection of applications which crossed our “desk” (Twitter feed) towards the end of 2018. Take a look down the list, and discover something new today. 1. MiniZinc MiniZinc MiniZinc…

How to harness big data for maximum business value

By Alex Cattle, 6 December 2018

Are you getting maximum value from your big data? Despite most businesses understanding the power and competitive advantage they could gain from harnessing their big data more effectively and leveraging it more efficiently, it’s not an…

Canonical and Dell EMC provide certified, production-ready Kubernetes solution

By Canonical, 6 December 2018

Dell EMC and Canonical today announced the continued evolution of their long-standing partnership to bring a tested and validated container orchestration solution to market through a reference architecture framework that helps…

Canonical launches MicroK8s – deploy Kubernetes in seconds

By Canonical, 6 December 2018

Canonical has released MicroK8s – a fast and efficient upstream Kubernetes delivered as a single snap package that installs on 42 flavours of Linux. With a small disk and memory footprint, MicroK8s provides an efficient way to deploy…

Canonical widens Kubernetes support with kubeadm

By Canonical, 6 December 2018

Canonical is pleased to announce commercial support for Kubernetes clusters deployed using kubeadm. Companies using kubeadm to deploy Kubernetes in production, development or multi-stage environments, can immediately benefit from…

Canonical and Supermicro collaborate to advance enterprises’ Kubernetes adoption

By Canonical, 6 December 2018

Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, and Supermicro, a global leader in enterprise computing, storage, networking and green technologies, today announce a joint offering helping enterprises to accelerate the design and deployment of their…

Minimum viable Kubernetes

By Michael Iatrou, 5 December 2018

The appeal of Kubernetes is universal. Application development, operations and infrastructure teams recognise diverse reasons for its immediate utility and growing potential — a testament of Kubernetes’ empathetic design. Web apps,…

Canonical publishes auto-apply vulnerability patch for Kubernetes

By Thibaut Rouffineau, 4 December 2018

Charmed distribution of Kubernetes clusters auto-apply vulnerability patches for CVE-2018-1002105 On December 3 2018, the Kubernetes project disclosed a security vulnerability in all versions of its popular container orchestration…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 04 December 2018

By Chad Smith, 4 December 2018

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 channel on Freenode.…

Design and Web team summary – 04 December 2018

By Anthony Dillon, 4 December 2018

Welcome to the latest work and updates from the design and web team. Web squad Takeovers In collaboration with the marketing team, we have produced three takeovers Apellix webinar: Discover how Apellix has designed revolutionary software…

Collaborative robots – Cobots and the changing nature of work

By Guest, 3 December 2018

  This is a guest blog by Jamie Branch, Corrosion Engineer at Apellix. Collaborative robots, or cobots, work side by side with humans to enhance human worker’s ability to perform their job safer, with less monotony and repetitive…

GitKraken picks up community demand to adopt snaps

By Sarah Dickinson, 29 November 2018

Used by the likes of Netflix, Tesla and Apple, GitKraken is the go-to home for developers who are looking for a more user-friendly interface for Git with integrations for GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket and VSTS (Azure DevOps). Established a…