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Canonical adds containerd to Ubuntu Kubernetes

By Canonical on 28 February 2019

February 28, 2019 – Canonical today announced support for containerd in its 1.14 releases of Charmed Kubernetes and Microk8s, improving security and robustness. “Containerd has become the industry-standard container runtime focused on…

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Canonical announces support for Kubernetes 1.13 on Ubuntu

By Canonical on 11 December 2018

Canonical is pleased to announce full enterprise support for Kubernetes 1.13 on Ubuntu, including support for kubeadm, and updates to MicroK8s – our popular single-node deployment of Kubernetes. Canonical’s certified, Charmed…

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How to harness big data for maximum business value

By Alex Cattle on 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…

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

By Canonical on 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…

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Canonical launches MicroK8s – deploy Kubernetes in seconds

By Canonical on 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…

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Canonical widens Kubernetes support with kubeadm

By Canonical on 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…

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Canonical and Supermicro collaborate to advance enterprises’ Kubernetes adoption

By Canonical on 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…

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Ubuntu available in new AWS Marketplace for Containers

By Canonical on 28 November 2018

The new AWS Marketplace for Containers, launched this week at AWS Re:Invent, provides another fantastic opportunity for developers across public, private and multi-cloud environments to use Ubuntu. The AWS Marketplace provides customers…

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Canonical’s Distribution of Kubernetes supported on Arm architecture

By Canonical on 1 November 2018

Today, Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, announces that Canonical’s Distribution of Kubernetes (CDK) is now commercially available and supported on processors and servers based on 64-bit Arm® v8-A architecture. The data centre is…

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Statement on the IBM acquisition of Red Hat

By Mark Shuttleworth on 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…

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Ubuntu Advantage successfully passes MSPCV cloud certification process

By Canonical on 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,…

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

By Canonical on 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…

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