Dean Henrichsmeyer

Vice President, Cloud Engineering

Dean Henrichsmeyer has been involved with Linux and open source for the past 19 years starting with his time at VA Research. He is currently VP of Cloud Engineering responsible for Ubuntu Foundations, Server, LXD, MAAS, OpenStack, Kubernetes, and Canonical's suite of cloud technologies.

2 posts by Dean Henrichsmeyer

Canonical announcements

Meltdown and Spectre Status Update

by Dean Henrichsmeyer on 12 January 2018

On Tuesday, January 9, 2018 we released Ubuntu kernel updates for mitigation of CVE-2017-5754 (aka Meltdown / Variant 3) for the x86-64 architecture. Releases were made for the following supported Ubuntu series: 12.04 ESM Precise (kernel …

Cloud and server

Using LXD with a file-based ZFS pool on Ubuntu Wily

by Dean Henrichsmeyer on 6 November 2015

Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily) comes natively with some technology previously only available in PPAs. LXD is a container hypervisor that enables and facilitates extensive and powerful management of LXC containers. It’s great for dense deployments, development environments, …