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19 posts from March 2014

#10 Ubuntu is built on IAAS for IAAS users

By Mark Shuttleworth, 31 March 2014

Ubuntu is famous for “making things easy”. That’s just as important on the cloud as it is in consumer devices, and we bring the same user-centric design to...

New committee to make cloud services instantly safer

By Canonical, 28 March 2014

A few months ago, Canonical started to work with a set of partners to address the challenges around single sign-on for new services within an organisation. We...

An insight into supporting OpenStack

By Mark Baker, 27 March 2014

It is pretty well known that most of the OpenStack clouds running in production today are based on Ubuntu. Companies like Comcast, NTT, Deutsche Telekom,...

Latest from the web team — March 2014

By Inayaili de León Persson, 27 March 2014

Spring has officially (but not technically…) arrived, and we’re getting busier and busier in preparation for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS release next month. In the last...

Ubuntu Resources — beta 2!

By Inayaili de León Persson, 27 March 2014

A new version of the Ubuntu Resources site is now live, with many tweaks and layout improvements targeted mainly at visitors using medium-sized screens, such...

An Ubuntu PC for everyone in Penn Manor School District

By Canonical, 25 March 2014

Challenge With just 400 Macbooks shared among 1,725 students and ever-changing educational needs, Penn Manor school district needed more than just replacement...

Making ubuntu.com responsive: making the rules a reality (3)

By Inayaili de León Persson, 18 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. The rules document we drafted proved a useful and good guide for those few development days,...

Customer stories from OpenStack+VMware projects

By Canonical, 18 March 2014

Tuesday, 18th March — 15:00 GMT/10:00 EST In this webinar, Dave Russell, Head of Sales Engineering at Canonical, and Ramiro Salas, Global Technology...

Making ubuntu.com responsive: pilot projects (4)

By Inayaili de León Persson, 18 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. Making www.ubuntu.com responsive has been an ongoing goal of ours for a while, and we’ve been...

Making ubuntu.com responsive: setting the rules (2)

By Inayaili de León Persson, 17 March 2014

This post is part of the series ‘Making ubuntu.com responsive‘. The front end framework that powers www.ubuntu.com represents the visual evolution of the site...

Making ubuntu.com responsive: intro (1)

By Inayaili de León Persson, 17 March 2014

We’ve known for a while it was time to convert our main site, www.ubuntu.com, into a responsive site, and we’re now nearing the end of the project! The main...

Q&A on OpenStack + VMware

By Canonical, 17 March 2014

We recently held a webinar on “Architecting OpenStack in your enterprise” together with Gigaom, which produced quite a lot of buzz. Our many attendees had a...