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Avoiding dropped connections in nginx containers with “STOPSIGNAL SIGQUIT”

By Robin Winslow, 19 November 2019

nginx is a very popular web server. It may have just become the most popular web server – Netcraft’s October survey found nginx had 33% market share. This may...

We reduced our Docker images by 60% with –no-install-recommends

By Francisco Jiménez Cabrera, 15 November 2019

Here at Canonical, we use Dockerfiles on a daily basis for all our web projects. Something that caught our attention recently was the amount of space that we...

Lessons learned from 100+ private cloud builds

By Alex Cattle, 14 November 2019

Building a private cloud based on OpenStack has typically been a complex process with uncertain build costs based on time and materials requiring specialised...

Canonical enhances Kubernetes reliability for edge, IoT and multi-cloud

By Canonical, 14 November 2019

14 November 2019: Canonical today announced high-availability clustering in MicroK8s, the workstation and appliance Kubernetes, and enterprise SQL database...

foo.c

By Bill Wear, 13 November 2019

I remember my first foo. It was September, 1974, on a PDP-11/40, in the second-floor lab at the local community college. It was an amazing experience for a...

Design and Web team summary – 8 November 2019

By Peter Mahnke, 13 November 2019

This was the final iteration before our roadmap sprint where we plan our 20.04 work.  Here are some of the highlights of our completed work. Web squad Web is...

Ubuntu updates to mitigate latest Intel hardware vulnerabilities

By Alex Murray, 12 November 2019

Today, Intel announced a group of new vulnerabilities affecting various Intel CPUs and associated GPUs, known as TSX Asynchronous Abort (CVE-2019-11135),...

Growing the Linux app Ecosystem at LAS 2019

By Alan Pope, 12 November 2019

The third Linux Application Summit (LAS) kicks off this week in Barcelona, Spain. Formerly organised under the GNOME project, known as Libre Application...

Open Infrastructure Summit Shanghai 2019: the highlights

By Tytus Kurek, 11 November 2019

The Canonical team is getting back from the Open Infrastructure Summit Shanghai 2019 with a lot of excitement and a fresh view on the key projects from the...

Canonical at TechWeek Frankfurt

By Canonical, 11 November 2019

Date: Nov 13-14Location: Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt, GermanyBooth: 957 The TechWeek Frankfurt trade show will explore solutions to technology challenges...

Ubuntu at Kubecon Americas 2019, San Diego

By Thibaut Rouffineau, 8 November 2019

The Kubecon world tour is coming to its last stop of the year for Kubecon Americas 2019 in San Diego… and the Canonical / Ubuntu team will be present with...

Canonical collaborates with NVIDIA to accelerate enterprise AI adoption in multi-cloud environments and at the edge

By Canonical, 7 November 2019

Enterprises currently face the challenge of how to adopt and integrate AI and ML into their operations effectively, at scale and with minimum complexity. In...