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Growing ONLYOFFICE through snaps and the Snap Store

By Sarah Dickinson on 29 March 2018

  ONLYOFFICE is a project developed by IT experts from the Latvian company Ascensio System SIA. WIth ONLYOFFICE business solutions, which are the primary product range, you can run a fast and secure cloud office that comprises…

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Firefox Quantum snap now available on Linux-based devices

By Canonical on 19 March 2018

London, UK, 19 March 2018: Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, today announced that Mozilla has launched a Firefox snap bringing their latest Quantum browser to multiple Linux distributions, including Ubuntu. Developed by Canonical,…

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Canonical announces Ubuntu Core across Rigado’s IoT gateways

By Canonical on 21 February 2018

Rigado customers will benefit from open source, cost-effective, secure software in their commercial IoT deployments London, UK – 21st February 2018 – Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, today announced that Ubuntu Core will be deployed…

Cloud and server

LXD Weekly Status #35

By Stéphane Graber on 20 February 2018

Introduction This past week we’ve been focusing on a number of open pull requests, getting closer to merging improvements to our storage volume handling, unix char/block devices handling and the massive clustering branch that’s been…

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Storage Made Easy adds Charm to Canonical’s Juju ecosystem

By Canonical on 15 February 2018

Storage Made Easy (SME) today announced the availability of the Storage Made Easy™ Enterprise File Fabric™ charm through Canonical’s Juju charm store. The store provides access to a wide range of best practice solutions which…

Cloud and server

LXD weekly status #34

By Stéphane Graber on 14 February 2018

Introduction A lot happened this past week. @brauner is making great progress cleaning everything up in liblxc and related projects ahead of the 3.0 release, @freeekanayaka has been sorting out the last few missing bits for LXD clustering…

Cloud and server

Skype discuss easing Linux maintenance with snaps

By Sarah Dickinson on 13 February 2018

Skype is used by hundreds of millions of users globally to make free video and voice calls, send files, video and instant messages. It has been two years since Skype first launched to Linux users on the Electron framework. This brings us…


Your first robot: The controller [3/5]

By Kyle Fazzari on 11 February 2018

This article originally appeared on Kyle Fazzari’s blog and is the third installment in a series. This is the third blog post in this series about creating your first robot with ROS and Ubuntu Core. In the previous post you were introduced…


Ubuntu Desktop weekly update – February 9, 2018

By Will Cooke on 9 February 2018

Here’s the round up from this week: GNOME The default session has now been switched back to use Xorg by default. Wayland is still installed and can be selected from the login screen. GNOME 3.27 has entered Freeze in preparation for…

Cloud and server

Tutorial: Setup a ZFS storage pool

By David Callé on 9 February 2018

ZFS is a handy way of pooling disks together into a single filesystem. Whether you want to transparently mirror content across disks to preserve yourself from faulty hardware or unify an array of disks into a single storage unit,…

Cloud and server

LXD weekly status #33

By Stéphane Graber on 7 February 2018

Weekly status for the week of the 29th of January to the 5th of February 2018. Introduction This past week, the entire LXD team was meeting in Brussels to work together for a few days ahead of FOSDEM. During those days, we’ve been looking…

Cloud and server



A look at Ubuntu 18.04 & OpenStack Queens

Find out how Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and OpenStack Queens can provide cost effective cloud and container infrastructure for the enterprise.


A look at Rancher 2.0

Last December, we announced a Kubernetes Cloud Native Platform in partnership with Rancher Labs. Built on Canonical’s Distribution of…

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JFrog Artifactory and Canonical's Distribution of Kubernetes

Software development teams using the diverse tools and languages of the cloud native world face formidable hurdles safely releasing software…


Git-to-k8s automation for on-prem container deployments

Kubernetes brings Devs and Ops close together, but that presents significant challenges for traditional CI/CD as an effective and scalable…


What can you do with Kubernetes?

Need to get up to speed with Kubernetes? This webinar will give you the primer to the Kubernetes platform that you need. You’ve probably…

"Internet of Things"

Ubuntu Core针对物联网设计的Ubuntu

Ubuntu Core是基于 Ubuntu 的精简版系统,现在已成为物联网以及边缘(Edge Computing)的首选平台。 本期将由Canonical的技术专家以及特邀嘉宾Orange Pi来为大家介绍Ubuntu Core的最新技术动态以及应用。