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Announcing OpenJDK 11 packages in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

By Canonical on 19 April 2019

OpenJDK 11 is the default JRE/JDK for 18.04 LTS and is covered under LTS upstream security support. OpenJDK 11 will be the default package for the upcoming 19.04 release.

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Visual Studio Code launches as a snap

By Canonical on 4 April 2019

4th  April 2019, London, UK – As of today, Microsoft Visual Studio Code is available for Linux as a snap, providing seamless auto-updates for its users. Visual Studio Code, a free, lightweight code editor, has redefined editors for…

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AWS IoT Greengrass released as a snap

By Canonical on 2 April 2019

Canonical and AWS are excited to announce the public release of AWS IoT Greengrass as a snap. AWS IoT Greengrass is software that brings local compute, messaging, data caching, sync, and ML inference capabilities to your IoT device. IoT…

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Kubernetes 1.14 now available from Canonical

By Canonical on 25 March 2019

March 25, 2019 Canonical announces full enterprise support for Kubernetes 1.14 using kubeadm deployments, its Charmed Kubernetes, and MicroK8s, its popular single-node deployment of Kubernetes. MicroK8s provides Kubernetes 1.14 on any…

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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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