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Desktop achieves simplicity through snaps

By Sarah Dickinson on 11 December 2017

Switching to snaps, Rocket.Chat has been able to get its product into the hands of users with as few steps as possible, switching a multi-stage set-up process for a single command and instant installation.


Ubuntu Core and snaps for easy IoT deployment

By Sarah Dickinson on 26 October 2017 has grown to over 10,000 registered users, but with such growing demand, they needed a quicker way to deliver their systems and applications. With a philosophy of using flexible and open technologies, discovered snaps…


Ubuntu delivers a bulletproof media production platform

By Canonical on 10 February 2015

Ubuntu has transformed the ability of Carbonado Intermedia and Auteuristic to remain lean and yet deliver its digital content both on time and on budget. Crashes and the costs associated with them have become a thing of the past.


Meeting evolving IT needs at the University of Nantes, France

By Canonical on 2 September 2014

Challenge Universities have diverse computing needs. There are full-time students, part-time students, teaching staff, technical staff and administrators to consider – all with differing levels of experience and in some cases, long-held…


Bukwang Pharmaceuticals cut IT costs and created business value with Ubuntu

By Canonical on 31 July 2014

Challenge Bukwang Pharmaceuticals has been developing and manufacturing drugs and personal hygiene products in South Korea since 1960. Today, it has over 600 employees based at various sites across the country. Prior to its switch to…


Ubuntu and open source help the City of Munich save millions

By Canonical on 7 July 2014

Challenge Munich is the third-largest city in Germany, with approximately 1.5 million inhabitants. The local governing body employs more than 33,000 people – 16,000 of whom use PCs as part of their daily roles. Those computers are located…


An Ubuntu PC for everyone in Penn Manor School District

By Canonical on 25 March 2014

Challenge With just 400 Macbooks shared among 1,725 students and ever-changing educational needs, Penn Manor school district needed more than just replacement machines. It needed to provide continuous access to a range of computing…


Ubuntu helps millions of Indian students to learn

By Canonical on 4 December 2013

Ubuntu and its hardware partners like HP are at the forefront of supplying computers to Indian students. Government in India understands that IT literacy will help drive the already fast-growing Indian economy into the sustainably…


Bancard streamlines PCI compliance with Canonical’s Landscape

By Canonical on 21 September 2012

Landscape centralises management of Ubuntu servers to increase efficiency and support compliance with financial industry regulations Summary NA Bancard provides fully managed, cost-effective payment processing services, enabling US…


Capgemini deploys hybrid thin client solution with Ubuntu Advantage

By Canonical on 6 September 2012

Summary Capgemini’s Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) solutions have helped some of the world’s largest, multinational corporations transform their business processes in the areas of finance and accounting, customer operations management,…


Ubuntu powers online presence for Heart FM, Capital FM and Classic FM

By Canonical on 30 January 2012

Global Radio uses Ubuntu to steamline management and enhance user experience Summary Global Radio, the home of Heart FM, Capital FM and Classic FM, XFM, Choice FM, BigTop40 and LBC is the UK’s premier radio company. To give listeners…


Ubuntu helps bridge the digital divide in rural India

By Canonical on 4 August 2011

Powering servers and desktops for rural networking pioneer Summary Airjaldi’s vision is to provide broadband services in rural India where terrain is difficult, the population is sparse, and financial resources are scarce. Success depends…