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Emphony Technologies achieves 100 per cent uptime with Ubuntu

By Canonical on 4 October 2010

New business Emphony Technologies needed to implement a cost-effective, reliable and available IT infrastructure. It wanted to introduce a server environment on which its infrastructure that project management applications and common…

Chicago-based financial services company chooses Ubuntu and cuts server infrastructure by 70 per cent

By Canonical on 4 October 2010

Financial services company Equitec was running its mission-critical, proprietary trading software on 100 Windows-based servers. After experiencing a series of performance issues, the company decided to upgrade to Ubuntu 8.04 LTS. Now…

PlusServer deploys Landscape Dedicated Server and achieves a rapid return on investment

By Canonical on 4 October 2010

Summary German hosting provider PlusServer AG runs 70 per cent of its internal systems and 15 per cent of customer servers on Ubuntu. To reduce time spent on routine maintenance and improve control over updates, the company rolled out…

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Ubuntu supports technology-enabled teaching at The Johns Hopkins University

By Canonical on 30 September 2010

Cost-effective, easy-to-use and reliable, Ubuntu proved to be the open source platform of choice on which to build a support system for technology-enabled classrooms at The Johns Hopkins University. Background America’s first…

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Ubuntu delivers significant cost-savings for specialist sports school

By Canonical on 30 September 2010

Stability, reduced maintenance and significant cost-savings – Ubuntu proved an outstanding choice for Skegness Grammar School. Background Skegness Grammar School is a small selective school on the Lincolnshire coast. It acts as a…

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Andalusia deploys 220,000 Ubuntu desktops in schools throughout the region

By Canonical on 13 March 2010

Summary The Andalusian Regional Government, Spain, wanted to improve access to IT in schools throughout the region. It asked IT services company infrastructure to connect 2,000 schools in Andalusia. Isotrol implemented 220,000 Ubuntu-based…