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108 posts from 2019

Kubeflow at KubeCon Europe 2019 in Barcelona

By Carmine Rimi, 20 May 2019

Kubeflow, the Kubernetes native application for AI and Machine Learning, continues to accelerate feature additions and community growth. The community has released two new versions since the last Kubecon – 0.4 in January and 0.5 in…

Design and Web team summary – 10 May 2019

By Peter Mahnke, 19 May 2019

It was another busy iteration for the web and design team, trying to get a lot of work wrapped up before we head off to Lyon, France for our 19.10 Roadmap cycle kick-off.

Introduction to snapcraft

By Igor Ljubuncic, 16 May 2019

First steps are always hard, especially in technology. Most of the time, you need a primer, just the right dose of knowledge, to get started with a platform. This tutorial and upcoming sequels are designed to provide developers with…

Ubuntu Server development summary – 15 May 2019

By Chad Smith, 15 May 2019

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…

Ubuntu updates to mitigate new Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) vulnerabilities

By Alex Murray, 14 May 2019

Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) describes a group of vulnerabilities (CVE-2018-12126, CVE-2018-12127, CVE-2018-12130, and CVE-2019-11091) in various Intel microprocessors, which allow a malicious process to read various information…

Publish Your Unity Games in the Snap Store

By Alan Pope, 11 May 2019

We often feature and promote applications and games in the Snap Store and via our social media channels. Perhaps unsurprisingly, games are popular among our followers, and our users. There are a few great games already in the Snap Store,…

Fresh snaps for April 2019

By Martin Wimpress, 10 May 2019

April was another exciting month for the Snapcraft team with Microsoft releasing Visual Studio Code as a snap. As usual, we had hundreds of other new apps come to the snap store and here are a few of our favourites. MiniZinc is a free and…

Shared values of Travis CI and snaps enhance integration confidence for developers

By Sarah Dickinson, 8 May 2019

Travis CI is a hosted, distributed continuous integration (CI) service used to build and test software projects hosted on GitHub, and free for anyone working on open source projects. Often regarded as the home of open source testing,…

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS has transitioned to ESM support

By Canonical, 7 May 2019

Extended Security Maintenance (ESM) is now available for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to provide ongoing security patches for high and critical CVEs for UA Infrastructure customers.

19.04 ‘Disco Dingo’ now available as optimised desktop image for Hyper-V

By Will Cooke, 7 May 2019

Running Ubuntu as a virtual machine continues to be a popular way to use the desktop. Back in September 2018 we announced the availability of optimised 18.04 LTS desktop images for Microsoft’s Hyper-V gallery bring a host of benefits…

Web and Design team summary – 7 May 2019

By Anthony Dillon, 7 May 2019

This was a fairly busy two weeks for the Web & design team at Canonical.  Here are some of the highlights of our completed work. Web Web is the squad that develop and maintain most of the brochure websites across the Canonical.…

Canonical announces support for Ubuntu on Windows Subsystem for Linux 2

By Canonical, 6 May 2019

May 6, 2019: Canonical today announces full support for Ubuntu on the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) 2. “Extending enterprise support for Ubuntu from Azure to Windows workstations and servers creates a seamless operating environment for…