With the use of Docker containers, Canonical wants Ubuntu Linux to become the operating system for smart devices.
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Today, you know Canonical best for its Ubuntu Linux distribution. Tomorrow you may know it best for its OpenStack cloud distribution.
Collaboration between Canonical and Microsoft has certified plugins that let Windows Server run as a guest operating system on Ubuntu and OpenStack.
Are 64-bit ARM processors ready for the datacenter? Applied Micro and Canonical claim they are with an upcoming demo of the OpenStack cloud using Ubuntu Linux on an X-Gene server.
Canonical's Juju had been a great high-end cloud DevOps tool for Ubuntu on OpenStack. Now, Canonical is porting it to CentOS and Windows. And with IBM's help, that's only the start.
The Orange Box cluster is designed to encourage companies to experiment with Canonical's Ubuntu OS and orchestration tools when building cloud and distributed compute clusters.
Canonical, best known as the company behind Ubuntu Linux, is entering the private cloud hosting business with an OpenStack-based option for your data center or hosting provider.
Recognizing that it can't keep up with the Dropboxes of the cloud storage world, Canonical elects to shut down its Ubuntu One file service.
Hotel company Bloc thinks that people expect control at their fingertips, so it has built tablets into its room design and into its business operations.
Other Linux distributions are moving to MariaDB for their default database management system, but Ubuntu is standing by Oracle's MySQL. Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth explains why.
When Canonical introduced its new Ubuntu Unity interface, a major design element was a global, universal menu that all apps would use. Things have changed. Canonical is switching back to local app menus.
The first native Ubuntu smartphones are expected to be in customers' hands in 2014.
Lenovo has used its Yoga brand to innovate with the shape of tablets, and while the design has advantages, it's not an approach that everyone will like.
A mystery device maker has agreed to ship Ubuntu Touch OS smartphones, which will arrive next year.
Canonical and its partners will certify Ubuntu OpenStack cloud compliant hardware and software.
Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth on why criticism of Ubuntu hasn't blunted its plans for integrating online search into the OS.
Mark Shuttleworth, founder of Ubuntu leader Canonical talks about mobile-desktop convergence and how Apple's A7 processor in the iPhone 5s shows where the smartphone industry is going.
Adobe has partnered with Adonit to create cloud pens and rulers to facilitate Creative Cloud usage on tablets.
Although sample consists solely of Ubuntu users and can't be viewed as describing the industry as a whole, the results of Canonical's Ubuntu Server and Cloud Survey are interesting and should be considered.
Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth on how the Ubuntu Edge would have been a "time machine" offering a glimpse at the future of mobiles.
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