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280 posts from 2019

Ansible vs Terraform vs Juju: Competition or cooperation?

By Tytus Kurek, 16 October 2019

Ansible vs Terraform vs Juju vs Chef vs SaltStack vs Puppet vs CloudFormation – there are so many tools available out there. What are these tools? Do I need...

Grace Hopper Conference 2019

By Canonical, 15 October 2019

We are so excited about what just happened that we felt we should tell everyone about it! A group of 24 of us at Canonical from various teams including Sales,...

Design and Web team summary – 11 October 2019

By Peter Mahnke, 15 October 2019

This was a fairly busy two weeks for the Web & design team at Canonical. This cycle we had two sprints. The first was a web performance workshop run by the...

Onboarding edge applications on the dev environment

By anaqvi, 11 October 2019

Adoption of edge computing is taking hold as organisations realise the need for highly distributed applications, services and data at the extremes of a...

Chromium in Ubuntu – deb to snap transition

By Alan Pope, 10 October 2019

We have recently announced that we are transitioning the Chromium deb package to the snap in Ubuntu 19.10. Such a transition is not trivial, and there have...

Kubectl and friends as a snap

By anaqvi, 9 October 2019

At Canonical, we build solutions to simplify the lives of our users. We want to reduce complexity, costs, and barriers to entry. When we built the Canonical...

A reference architecture for secure IoT device Management

By Galem KAYO, 9 October 2019

When it comes to IoT device management, the core challenge is the following: how to implement a solution that is both secure and perfectly suited to the...

Designing an open source machine learning platform for autonomous vehicles

By Galem KAYO, 9 October 2019

Self-driving cars are one of the most notable technology breakthroughs of recent years. The progress that has been made from the DARPA challenges in the early...

The State of Robotics – September 2019

By Rhys Davies, 8 October 2019

The Ubuntu robotics team presents, The State of Robotics. A monthly blog series that will round up exciting news in robotics, discuss projects using ROS, and...

Container registry for Kubernetes with GitLab

By Peter Jose De Sousa, 8 October 2019

Container orchestration solutions such as Kubernetes allow development teams to be quick and agile with their software deployments. “One of the main features...

Five Key Kubernetes Resources for IoT

By Galem KAYO, 7 October 2019

IoT workloads are moving from central clouds to the edge, for reasons pertaining to latency, privacy, autonomy, and economics. However, workloads spread over...

Robotics security: What is SROS 2?

By Kyle Fazzari, 4 October 2019

We at Canonical have been hard at work on the security features of version 2 of the Robot Operating System (ROS 2). However, if we lift our collective heads...