Cloud and server

Market Leaders EMC and Canonical Extend OpenStack Partnership

By John Zannos on 6 May 2015

Today’s cloud workloads are driving storage requirements at an exponential rate, making storage an important part of any OpenStack deployment. Clients are looking for a scalable cloud infrastructure that is able to take advantage of the…

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Ubuntu OpenStack Summit Vancouver presentations

By Tom Callway on 16 April 2015

  Please join us at the Vancouver OpenStack Summit. We’ll be giving the following presentations: Tuesday, May 19 Evil Superuser’s HOWTO: Launching instances to do your bidding 11:15am You click ‘run’ on the OpenStack…

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Ubuntu, Hortonworks and Microsoft = Big Data Hosted Solution

By Tom Callway on 19 February 2015

The first Microsoft Azure hosted service to run Linux (on Ubuntu) announced at Strata Conference This week thousands of people are in California at Strata + Hadoop World to learn more about the technology and business of big data. At the…


Canonical recognised as Tech Pioneer by WEF

By Canonical on 29 August 2014

We’re really excited to announce that Canonical has been selected as one of the 2015 World Economic Forum Tech Pioneers. The award was given to Canonical in the Digital Networks and Computing category, which recognises organisations…

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Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud Programme

By Canonical on 29 August 2013

Joining Canonical’s Certified Public Cloud Programme is the only way to ensure that your customers get the best Ubuntu experience in your public cloud. The programme offers a comprehensive set of tools and services to give you peace…

13.04 wallpapers submitted

By Canonical on 19 March 2013

  The community team for wallpaper selection got together last week #1304wallpaper on Freenode and between us we’ve determined that we’d like to submit the following images as our delightful wallpaper selection for 13.04.…

Canonical and Dell expand joint PowerEdge Server engineering and support

By David Duffey on 11 March 2013

Today we announced a collaborative support and engineering agreement with Dell. As part of this agreement Canonical will add Dell 11G & 12G PowerEdge models to the Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS Certification List and Dell will add Ubuntu…

Canonical exhibiting at CeBIT 5-9 March 2013

By Canonical on 14 February 2013

We are exhibiting at this year’s CeBIT event on March 5-9th, 2013 in Hannover Germany, in conjunction with our partner in the region, and we’re giving away number of free tickets to selected customers and partners. If…

Humble Indie Bundle 6 brings six new games to the Ubuntu Software Center

By Canonical on 18 September 2012

UPDATE: We’ve just added four more amazing titles to the Humble Indie Bundle 6! If you’ve already picked up a bundle, you’ll find BIT.TRIP RUNNER, Gratuitous Space Battles, Jamestown, and Wizorb available now if you beat the average. This…

New focus for wallpaper submissions

By Canonical on 21 August 2012

Quantal is well on the way to being the great release we’ve come to expect from Ubuntu so it’s time to add to that sheen with a set of quality wallpapers from our fantastic community. This cycle we’re going to try to make…

Dell Extends Ubuntu Retail into India

By Canonical on 18 June 2012

Back in October 2011 we launched a joint initiative with Dell in China to sell machines pre-loaded with Ubuntu through their retail stores. The stores featured Ubuntu on a wide range of Dell computers, carried Ubuntu branded marketing…

Make your voice heard in the open standards debate

By Jane Silber on 20 April 2012

If you’re a keen follower of all things open source, you might already know about the UK Government’s consultation on open software standards. In short, the Government wants to reduce its IT costs and improve interoperability across all…