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2834 posts from September

Data Ops at petabyte scale

By Tim McNamara, 8 January 2020

Should you deploy Apache Spark to Kubernetes? Learn how model-driven operations have enabled one data engineering team to evaluate several options and come to...

Keep enterprise ROS robots up-to-date with snaps

By Rhys Davies, 7 January 2020

When a robot is not up-to-date, it becomes about as useful as an expensive paperweight, or companies have to burn money to get them back online. Yet when...

Discover cool apps with snap find

By Igor Ljubuncic, 3 January 2020

Software discovery and installation broadly comes in two flavors – via graphical user interface or on the command line. If you’re using a Linux distribution...

OpenStack vs VMware: Bringing costs down

By Tytus Kurek, 2 January 2020

Moving to OpenStack from VMware can significantly reduce the TCO associated with an initial roll-out and ongoing maintenance of your cloud infrastructure....

This is why smart displays run Ubuntu Core

By nilayshrugged, 27 December 2019

First impressions count, and making sure your users can see and interact with your product in a seamless way, means selecting the right smart display...

MAAS 2.7, better networking features for server provisioning

By Eduardo Aguilar Pelaez, 25 December 2019

Our MAAS team has been hard at work, making life even better for those of you who provision and manage servers and data centres. This hard work has produced a...

Design and Web team summary – 20 December 2019

By Anthony Dillon, 20 December 2019

This is the final iteration of the year. The team has worked exceptionally hard to produce a number of new projects and initiatives. Here is a shortlist of...

ROS-Industrial – Canonical

By Rhys Davies, 20 December 2019

ROS-Industrial was way better than I expected it to be. As a first time ROS-Industrial attendee and only a second-time ROS-anything. I’m not sure what my...

OpenStack and Kubernetes architecture on rails with Canonical and Dell EMC

By Katie Elston, 19 December 2019

Canonical and Dell EMC have announced the release of a new OpenStack reference architecture – providing customers with a tested, certified framework for...

Building a C snap by example

By Igor Ljubuncic, 19 December 2019

Quite often, getting started with new technologies is a chicken and an egg problem. You want to fall back and rely upon work done by others, so you can learn...

How to build ROS 2 Eloquent Snaps

By Ted Kern, 14 December 2019

The end of 2019 brings about the latest ROS 2 release – Eloquent Elusor. Despite an ever growing set of features and some changes throughout the ecosystem,...

Building a Rust snap by Example

By Alan Pope, 13 December 2019

There’s plenty of official documentation which details how to create snaps. We live in the copy/paste generation though. So lets walk through a real-world...