Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes

Canonical announcements

Canonical and Rancher Labs announce Kubernetes Cloud Native Platform

By Canonical on 5 December 2017

Canonical and Rancher Labs announce joint Kubernetes Cloud Native Platform offering Kubecon, Austin, Texas – 5th Dec: Canonical, in partnership with Rancher Labs today announce a turn-key application delivery platform built on…

Cloud and server

Heptio Contour on the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes

By Konstantinos Tsakalozos on 1 November 2017

I read the Hacker News post Heptio Contour and I thought “Cool! A project from our friends at Heptio, lets see what they got for us”. I wont lie to you, at first I was…

Cloud and server

Glowing Bear and Weechat in Kubernetes with Helm

By Canonical on 26 October 2017

This article originally appeared on Mike Wilson’s blog Having a renewed interest in irc again, I found that the best option to stay in touch is to keep Weechat running all the time and relaying the chat to Glowing Bear. This allows…

Internet of Things

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS selected for Samsung ARTIK Gateway modules

By Canonical on 28 September 2017

Canonical today announced that it will bring its Ubuntu 16.04 operating system to the Samsung ARTIK™ internet of things ecosystem. The Samsung ARTIK platform is a fully integrated chip to cloud and production-ready Internet of Things…

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…

Canonical announcements

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…

Cloud and server

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…

Cloud and server

Run Django applications on the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes

By Jacek Nykis on 20 July 2017

Introduction Canonical’s IS department is responsible for running most of the company’s internal and external services. This includes infrastructure like Landscape and Launchpad, as well as third party software such as internal…

Cloud and server

Webinar: How to get started with your Kubernetes strategy

By Peter Mahnke on 9 June 2017

On-demand webinar Kubernetes and containers are an exciting and evolving technology which can be daunting for teams and organisations to plan for. As the landscape evolves, building a strategy around containers and finding a good place to…

Cloud and server

Kubernetes webinar series

By Canonical on 2 June 2017

We have recently broadcasted a series of live webinars on Kubernetes, covering a range of practical topics you will come across when evaluating and using Kubernetes. The webinars include demos on how to set up a Kubernetes cluster,…

Cloud and server

How we commoditised GPUs for Kubernetes

By Samuel Cozannet on 19 April 2017

[Edit 2017-04-20] A careful reader informed me (thanks for that HN user puzzle) that it is no longer required to run in privileged mode to access the GPUs in K8s. I therefore removed a note that previously stated this requirement, and am…

Cloud and server

GPUs and Kubernetes for deep learning — Part 2/3: Adding storage

By Samuel Cozannet on 7 March 2017

Earlier this week we built a GPU cluster and installed Kubernetes so that we can do some advanced data processing. What is the thing you need next right after you have GPUs? Data. Data. and Data. And technically, if you looked at any of…