Jorge O. Castro

Cloud Community Liaison

Jorge has been working on Ubuntu since 2004 and is currently helping devops organizations get up and running on Kubernetes , an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications.

43 posts by Jorge O. Castro

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Deploying Kubernetes on AWS, GCE and bare metal

by Jorge O. Castro on 2 March 2017

As part of of the weekly Kubernetes Community meeting Marco Ceppi deploys a fully functional Kubernetes cluster on AWS, GCE, and bare metal. If you’re...

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Deploying Kubernetes on bare metal

by Jorge O. Castro on 15 February 2017

Fast forward to 6 minutes, 42 seconds to begin the demo. In this demo Marco Ceppi deploys a fully functional Kubernetes cluster on 10 nodes. If you’re...

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Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes – Release 1.5.2

by Jorge O. Castro on 24 January 2017

We’re proud to announce support for Kubernetes 1.5.2 in the Canonical Distribution of Kubernetes. This is a pure upstream distribution of Kubernetes, designed...

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Get 50% off Linux Foundation training and certification

by Jorge O. Castro on 15 December 2016

It’s been a great year for Ubuntu. More and more cloud users are turning to Ubuntu for their needs on public clouds. On the private cloud side you can find us...

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Kubernetes the easy way

by Jorge O. Castro on 17 November 2016

If you’re interested in running Kubernetes you’ve probably heard of Kelsey Hightower’s Kubernetes the Hard Way. Exercises like these are important, they...

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Apache Bigtop and Juju: a charming approach to big data

by Jorge O. Castro on 7 June 2016

Juju users have been enjoying our collection of Big Data charms for over two years. During this time, we’ve learned a lot about what our users want from this...

Ubuntu

Keynote: The Magic of Application Modelling

by Jorge O. Castro on 1 March 2016

Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote at the Config Management Camp, Gent, Belgium

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Juju Charmer Summit: Juju and Docker

by Jorge O. Castro on 29 February 2016

 Docker is a great tool for developers, and Ubuntu is the number one platform for deployments by a wide margin. With Juju, deploying Docker is as easy as a...

Ubuntu

Evolution of a Charm

by Jorge O. Castro on 24 February 2016

Whether you want to deploy an OpenStack solution at full scale on a public cloud or just want to deploy services on your own private OpenStack cloud, Juju is...

Ubuntu

Juju Charmer Summit: Design For Success

by Jorge O. Castro on 23 February 2016

This talk from Juju Charmer Summit 2015 provides a comprehensive introduction to the pieces that make Juju magic happen. We recommend that anyone interested...

Ubuntu

Real world Big Data workloads in the cloud

by Jorge O. Castro on 19 February 2016

In this talk from SCaLE 14x Kevin Monroe talks about how we are working on getting production grade big data workloads in the cloud.