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27 posts from October 2018

Statement on the IBM acquisition of Red Hat

By Mark Shuttleworth, 30 October 2018

Over the past two years, many prominent Red Hat customers have selected Ubuntu and engaged Canonical to build leaner, more efficient open source infrastructure and solutions for important new initiatives. Among them we count the world’s…

OpenStack Summit Berlin

By Canonical, 29 October 2018

Event Details Date: November 13 – 15, 2018 Location: Berlin, Germany Venue: CityCube Booth: B10 OpenStack Summit Berlin Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, is headlining the main event of the season, OpenStack Summit Berlin, November 13…

Low latency and real-time kernels for telco and NFV

By Canonical, 26 October 2018

The kernel is the fundamental core of a computer operating system. It is the first program to load, and it manages all core functions of the computer. With the expanding role of the Linux kernel in systems today, Canonical is often asked…

Ubuntu Advantage successfully passes MSPCV cloud certification process

By Canonical, 25 October 2018

Canonical is pleased to share that it’s TechOps team has successfully completed the MSP Cloud Verify Program (MSPCV) certification process which recognises the quality of companies offering cloud and/or managed services. The MSPCV,…

Canonical and Ubuntu – user statistics

By James Nunns, 20 October 2018

Most stories are pretty clear and straightforward, heroes, villains, friends, enemies. There’s clear lines as to who is involved with who and what is going on. Then you arrive at the story of Canonical and Ubuntu and things aren’t quite so…

Welcome Ubuntu Desktop 18.10

By Will Cooke, 19 October 2018

The Cosmic Cuttlefish has arrived. Ubuntu 18.10 is out and represents the first step on the road to the next LTS in April 2020. This release of Ubuntu comes with 9 months of support and brings the latest update to the GNOME stack,…

Ubuntu events in November

By James Nunns, 19 October 2018

  November is just around the corner, winter jumpers are being dug out from the back of the wardrobe and it’s now acceptable to put the heating on. Although many may be considering hibernation, the Ubuntu team here at Canonical will…

Infographic: Snaps in numbers

By Canonical, 18 October 2018

Coinciding with the release of Ubuntu 18.10 today, we have celebrated the exceptional adoption of snaps by sharing the infographic below. From popular snaps to daily installs, this infographic demonstrates where, when and why users are…

Ubuntu 18.10:Multi-cloud,new desktop theme & enhanced snap integration

By Canonical, 18 October 2018

London, UK, 18th October 2018; Canonical today announced the release of Ubuntu 18.10, focused on multi-cloud deployments, AI software development, a new community desktop theme and richer snap desktop integration. “Ubuntu is now the…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 16 Oct 2018

By Joshua Powers, 16 October 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.…

Canonical collaborates with Eurotech on edge computing solutions

By Canonical, 16 October 2018

Coinciding with IoT World Solutions Congress in Barcelona this week, Canonical is pleased to announce a dual-pronged technological partnership with Eurotech to help organisations advance their internet of things enablement. Eurotech is a…

Deploying Ubuntu root on ZFS with MAAS

By Joshua Powers, 15 October 2018

With recent updates to MAAS and Curtin, deploying Ubuntu with a ZFS root disk is now possible! Curtin added zfsroot support earlier this year and MAAS has now exposed the option. However, Ubuntu root on ZFS with MAAS is experimental! We…