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367 posts from 2016

Mounting your home directory in LXD

By Canonical, 8 December 2016

As of LXD stable 2.0.8 and feature release 2.6, LXD has support for various UID and GID map related manipulaions. A common question is: “How do I bind-mount my home directory into a container?” and before …

Webinar: Running an enterprise-grade OpenStack without the headaches

By Tom Callway, 7 December 2016

Watch Webinar On-demand In Canonical’s latest on-demand webinar, we explore how to build and manage highly scalable OpenStack clouds with BootStack on a Supermicro reference architecture. Supermicro offers end-to-end green computing solutions for the data center …

Jamming with Ubuntu Core

By April Wang, 7 December 2016

We celebrated the launch of Ubuntu Core 16 hackathon, or shall we say Snapathon, that took place in Shenzhen between 26-27th November. The 30+ hour gathering and coding session was attended by developers, makers and anyone …

LXD 2.0: LXD and OpenStack [11/12]

By Stéphane Graber, 7 December 2016

This is the eleventh blog post in this series about LXD 2.0. Introduction First of all, sorry for the delay. It took quite a long time before I finally managed to get all of this going. …

Cloud Chatter: November 2016

By James Donner, 2 December 2016

Welcome to our November edition. We begin with details on our latest partnership with Docker. Next up, we bring you a co-hosted webinar with PLUMgrid exploring how enterprises can build and manage highly scalable OpenStack clouds. …

Canonical’s Distribution of Kubernetes reduces operational friction

By Canonical, 1 December 2016

Linux containers (LXC) are one of the hottest technologies in the market today. Developers are adopting containers, especially Docker, as a way to speed-up development cycles and deliver code into testing or production environments much faster …

UbuCon Europe – a sure sign of community strength

By Canonical, 1 December 2016

UbuCon Europe, 18-20 Nov 2016, Essen, Germany Recovering from a great UbuCon Europe session that just took place a couple weeks ago! This year was attended by 170 people from 20 countries, about half coming from …

Competition: Build a seasonal snap on your Raspberry Pi

By Amrisha Prashar, 1 December 2016

And our present for you this Christmas is… a competition to create a seasonal snap on your Raspberry Pi 2 or 3! We’d love to see the entries that are the most festive, original and work …

10 desktop snaps written in November

By Didier Roche, 1 December 2016

It’s that time of the month again where we round up our top ten snaps from the last month! For those that may not know, snaps are a new way for developers to package their apps, …

Taking a stand against unofficial Ubuntu images

By Canonical, 1 December 2016

Ubuntu is amazing on the cloud because we work with cloud providers to ensure crisp, consistent and secure images which you can auto-update safely. On every major cloud—AWS, Azure, Google, Rackspace, SoftLayer and many more—you can …

November’s reading list

By Inayaili de León Persson, 1 December 2016

Here are the best links shared by the design team during the month of November: BARBICAN | Urban Poetry The Future of Web Education A new algorithm for finding a visual center of a polygon This …

Docker and Canonical partner on CS Docker Engine for Ubuntu users

By Canonical, 30 November 2016

New commercial agreement provides integrated enterprise support and SLAs for CS Docker Engine SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON, 30th November 2016 – Docker and Canonical today announced an integrated Commercially Supported (CS) Docker Engine offering on Ubuntu, …