Udi Nachmany

Director, Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud

At Canonical, Udi heads up the Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud program, which aims to bring the best of Ubuntu Guest (VMs and containers) to users of Ubuntu partner clouds. Most of Udi's career to date has been focused on bringing transformative technologies from inception to commercialization - both with startups and large corporates. Apart from his day job, Udi enjoys running, yoga, reading and startup mentorship. Having previously lived and/or worked in Israel, the US, Japan and France, since 2011 Udi resides in London, UK with his family.

11 posts by Udi Nachmany

Cloud and server

Ubuntu in NYC: Kubernetes in minutes and enterprise support on AWS

by Udi Nachmany on 8 August 2017

On August 14th, at the Javits Convention Center in midtown Manhattan, Canonical will be participating in the AWS Summit. Ubuntu has long been popular with users of AWS due to its stability, regular cadence of releases, …

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Certified Ubuntu Cloud Guest – The best of Ubuntu on the best clouds

by Udi Nachmany on 22 June 2017

Ubuntu has a long history in the cloud. It is the number one guest operating system on AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform. In fact there are more Ubuntu images running in the public cloud than …

Cloud and server

Ubuntu on AWS gets serious performance boost with AWS-tuned kernel

by Udi Nachmany on 5 April 2017

Canonical and Amazon Web Services have been working closely together to create the best experience of the world’s most popular cloud OS, on the world’s most popular public cloud. Official Ubuntu guest images have been available …

Cloud and server

Canonical and AWS partner to deliver world-class support in the cloud

by Udi Nachmany on 28 November 2016

In today’s software world, support is many times an afterthought or an expensive contract used only to keep-up with the latest patches, updates, and versions. Hidden costs to upgrade software, including downtime, scheduling, and planning are …

Canonical announcements

Open Telekom Cloud joins Certified Public Cloud

by Udi Nachmany on 3 November 2016

Official Ubuntu images for public cloud VMs, with European data sovereignty through T-Systems’ Open Telekom Cloud Data sovereignty is one of the hot topics in cloud computing—but especially over the past year as new EU regulations …

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Interoute accelerates enterprises’ move to the cloud – and to Ubuntu

by Udi Nachmany on 2 November 2015

A new entrant to Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Global IaaS in 2015 was the UK-based Interoute with its Virtual Data Centre (VDC). Not your typical cloud giant, Interoute VDC is the cloud services platform developed by …

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Canadian OpenStack Cloud VEXXHOST Joins Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud

by Udi Nachmany on 31 August 2015

As we’ve mentioned before, Ubuntu is the world’s most popular operating system for OpenStack. OpenStack is, in fact, built on Ubuntu, and its cycles of development are based on Ubuntu’s release schedules. In the public cloud, …

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Juju Support for Google Cloud Platform

by Udi Nachmany on 3 June 2015

As you may have noticed in our release notes, the recent release of a stable 1.23.2 Juju core (and its 1.23.3 follow-on) is packed with goodies such as support for systemd (and Vivid), improved proxy support …

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Using Snappy Ubuntu Core on Certified Public Clouds

by Udi Nachmany on 16 April 2015

In December we announced Snappy Ubuntu Core for the public cloud, and its availability in beta on Microsoft Windows Azure, Amazon Web Services and Google Compute Engine, as well as Vagrant. Snappy is the smallest, leanest …

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Rapid Ubuntu image deployment – getting up and running in record time

by Udi Nachmany on 24 October 2014

The Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud (CPC) programme is about providing the best possible user and developer experience on Ubuntu through our public cloud partners. Canonical continually maintains, tests and updates the Ubuntu images that are quickly …