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Private Docker Registries and the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes

By Tim Van Steenburgh on 11 October 2017

This originally appeared on Tim Van Steenburgh’s blog How do I use a private image registry with my Kubernetes cluster? How do I set up my own registry? Let’s look at how to perform these tasks on the Canonical Distribution of…

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Why containers and automation are essential in a world being eaten by software

By Alexia Emmanoulopoulou on 31 August 2017

Sign up for our new webinar on containers and automation, to understand the challenges that increasingly complex software brings and how to achieve economically sustainable operations.  

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Ceph storage driver in LXD

By Christian Brauner on 30 August 2017

This article originally appeared in Christian Brauner’s blog Even before LXD gained its new powerful storage API that allows LXD to administer multiple storage pools, one frequent request was to extend the range of available storage…

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Cloud and server

Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes: Development Summary- August 24

By Canonical on 24 August 2017

This article originally appeared on Tim Van Steenburgh’s blog August 18th concluded our most recent development sprint on the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes (CDK). Here are some highlights: CI failures fixed. We spent some time…

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LXD 2.17 has been released

By Stéphane Graber on 23 August 2017

The changes in this release include New features: Add support for specifying the ceph user (using the “ceph.user.name” property) Implement “instance types” as an easy way to specify limits (e.g. “lxc launch…

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Canonical expands enterprise Kubernetes

By Canonical on 23 August 2017

Canonical supports enterprise Kubernetes on cloud and on-premises Two turnkey consulting packages for rapid deployment Support for Galactic Fog serverless, Rancher container management and Weave Cloud Reference architectures for Kubernetes…

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How to set up Kubernetes with conjure-up and monitor apps with Weave

By Marco Ceppi on 17 August 2017

On August 2, Luke Marsden (Weaveworks) and Marco Ceppi (Canonical) presented a webinar on how to Speed up your software development lifecycle with Kubernetes. In the session they described how you can use conjure-up and Weave Cloud to set…

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Webinar: Speed up your software development lifecycle using Kubernetes

By Canonical on 20 July 2017

Live webinar 2nd August, 4pm UTC | Your timezone For a complete cloud native application lifecycle Kubernetes needs some tools to “close the loop”. The promise of the new way of doing things, is that you’ll speed up your…

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Storage management in LXD 2.15

By Christian Brauner on 12 July 2017

  > For a long time LXD has supported multiple storage drivers. Users could choose between zfs, btrfs, lvm, or plain directory…

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Webinar: How to upgrade your OpenStack cloud easily, without downtime

By Alexia Emmanoulopoulou on 28 June 2017

Live webinar It has become commonplace to see some OpenStack users choose to remain on old unsupported versions of OpenStack, forgoing new features and security updates rather than face the disruption, stress and complexity of upgrading.…