Guest

46 posts by Guest

Internet of Things

The making of the Nextcloud Box

by Guest on 29 September 2016

This is a guest post by Jos Poortvliet, Marketing and Communications Manager from Nexcloud. If you would like to contribute a guest post, please contact...

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Deploying a Spark job using Juju

by Guest on 13 September 2016

Juju makes it easy to setup and monitor a Spark cluster with a few commands. In this guide we will setup a new cluster and deploy a Spark job using this tool....

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Pentaho users explore the future of DevOps and Big Data with Juju

by Guest on 4 September 2016

This quarter’s PLUG (Pentaho London User Group) headed to Canonical’s head office which is nicely located just behind the Tate Modern in London. I must admit...

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Building a nervous system for OpenStack

by Guest on 31 May 2016

Big Software is a new class of software composed of so many moving pieces that humans, by themselves, cannot design, deploy or operate them. OpenStack, Hadoop...

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Pentaho Data Integration quickly with Juju

by Guest on 3 March 2016

Tom Barber at Meteorite explains how beneficial Juju Charms has been when migrating customer services from old, tricky servers. I promised a demo of Juju GUI...

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Juju 2.0 and LXD opens a whole new dimension to developing BI apps

by Guest on 1 March 2016

I’ve been itching to write this post since I got back from Config Mgmt Camp in Gent a few weeks ago. The developers over at Canonical are gearing up to launch...

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Juju Charmers Summit: The Real Day

by Guest on 5 February 2016

Okay then, day 3. My liver is still pretty much functioning although hopefully I can “juju deploy new-liver” on my trip back to the UK. So what happened on...

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Juju Charmers Summit: Day 2

by Guest on 5 February 2016

I’ll be honest with you here, I love open source software evangelism, I will talk about it for days given an audience. You are my audience, so thank you very...

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From the trenches: Juju ‘Management’ Camp

by Guest on 4 February 2016

Okay it’s a lie, it was really Config Management Camp, but I was really only there for one purpose. Over the years as a small tech company we have tried a...

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An nova-compute-lxd update

by Guest on 26 October 2015

For the past couple of months, we have been working hard on adding new features to nova-compute-lxd (nclxd). The new features that have been added go beyond...