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.
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The company didn't make its goal, but its leaders still see the crowdsourced Ubuntu Edge campaign as a success.
Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu operating system, has suffered a massive data breach on its forums. All usernames, passwords, and email addresses were stolen.
Canonical has enhanced the systems management tool for Ubuntu desktop, servers and cloud instances. Landscape is available as part of Ubuntu Advantage subscription and has been updated with roles-based access control, better compliance reporting, a robust API, bare metal provisioning and enhanced integration with Ubuntu 12.04, the company said.
In Canonical's latest move, the company purposes bringing its Ubuntu Linux desktop to high-end Android phones.
Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, introduces Ubuntu TV, a universal TV operating system, at CES.
The parent company of the best Linux distro around now offers their free Ubuntu One Files service for your iPhone.
Mark Shuttleworth, the multi-millionaire space tourist who bankrolls the Ubuntu effort to take Linux to the mass market, says that the company is now targeting "a broader range of form factors … from the phone through the tablet to televisions", thanks to its "touch framework" and Unity user interface. Products are expected in about 18 months, though Canonical was not announcing a schedule.
Company behind Linux-based open source operating system, Ubuntu, looking to spread its wings to other form factors including smart TV, says founder, who points to Google's Android as main competitor.
Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, plans to take on Android, iOS and Windows on the smartphones, tablets and smart TVs.
It's been a bumpy twelve months for Canonical, Ubuntu Linux's business side, but the company is re-organizing as it hunts for more business server and desktop customers.
Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, has introduced an app. to let people stream music from the Ubuntu One cloud to their iPhones and iPods
The desktop is a windmill crazy old Ubuntu keeps tilting at but it's not the measure of the company or its effectiveness.
Dell has cut the online shopping choices it provides to users searching for a laptop pre-installed with Ubuntu.The company now only offers one laptop with pre-installed Linux through its online store — the Dell Latitude 2100, which comes pre-installed with Ubuntu 9.
Reports circulating last week about an Ubuntu tablet-specific OS are not correct, according to Ubuntu sponsor Canonical.The company told ZDNet UK on Friday that while coders are in the ongoing process of developing Ubuntu Light, a pared-down version of its operating system, there were no plans to develop a tablet-specific version of Ubuntu.
On Monday I gave my first proper workshop with my gaggle of reclaimed laptops running Ubuntu Linux, under the auspices of my new training company. This marks a shift away from being a front-end web developer to being an educator, sysadmin and entrepeneur.
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I interview Matt Zimmerman, Chief Technology Officer of Canonical Ltd, the company which produces the Ubuntu Linux distribution.
The interface company is offering its Gesture Suite to manufacturers making laptops based on Fedora, Ubuntu, Suse and other popular Linux distros
A list of supported netbooks is available, but the company is suggesting you pack a thumb drive with its Ubuntu Netbook Remix when you go to the store, just to make sure. Should make Friday at Fry's fun.
Canonical has introduced a new class of support for enterprises using Ubuntu - the Premium Service Engineer or PSE. Describing PSEs as 'virtual team members' for an enterprise's internal Ubuntu support, the company says that they'll provide direct contact between corporations and the Ubuntu development community, and a path for escalation of 'more complex problems', such as those that occur in cutting-edge situations involving virtualisation and cloud computing.
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