Victor Tuson Palau

VP of Commercial Engineering

Leading engineering teams bringing Ubuntu IoT, PC and Phone products to market with manufacturing and software partners.

15 posts by Victor Tuson Palau

Internet of Things

I took a circular saw to the Nextcloud box and you won’t believe…

by Victor Tuson Palau on 29 September 2016

…what happened next! Ok, ok.. sorry for the click-bait headline – but It is mainly true. I recently got a Nextcloud box , it was pretty easy to set up and here are some great instructions. …

Phone and tablet

LastPass backs Ubuntu Edge campaign

by Victor Tuson Palau on 1 August 2013

The Ubuntu Edge campaign has new backing from LastPass, provider of the leading online secure password management tool.

Phone and tablet

Ubuntu Edge community round-up

by Victor Tuson Palau on 29 July 2013

The Ubuntu Edge campaign has seen some great responses since it launched, and we wanted to share a few of the best. Perhaps you can send these round and boost your referrals before the Referral Contest …

Desktop

Ubuntu Edge: convergence in action

by Victor Tuson Palau on 26 July 2013

To help make the Ubuntu Edge a reality, visit http://igg.me/at/ubuntuedge

Phone and tablet

Differentiation without fragmentation

by Victor Tuson Palau on 2 July 2013

When it comes to mobile devices, there’s a thin line between differentiation and fragmentation. Differentiation is enabling phone manufacturers and carriers to put their own stamp not just on the outside of the phone but also …

Ubuntu

ARM Server Explained

by Victor Tuson Palau on 21 August 2012

You have probably started to notice a continuous buzz around ARM Servers for the last few months: Calxeda (an System on a Chip maker) presented their solution at UDS-Q. HP announced their moonshot program, which Canonical …

Ubuntu

Ubuntu ARM Server AMI on Amazon EC2

by Victor Tuson Palau on 25 May 2012

Have you been wondering if your Web application will work with the new generation of Hyperdense ARM Servers? Now you can easily find out by using Ubuntu and Amazon Web Services. For over 4 years, Canonical …

Ubuntu

Improving Hardware Support in Ubuntu

by Victor Tuson Palau on 7 March 2012

Anthony Wong, Project Technical Lead at Canonical, presented our process for improving hardware support in Ubuntu at our 2011 Hardware Summit. He did such a good job that I asked him to distill the essence of …

Ubuntu

Ubuntu Certification – Website Improvements

by Victor Tuson Palau on 19 January 2012

The Ubuntu Certification Website has just got better. We have roll-out improvements to how we list systems and provided a powerful search feature. We want to ensure that you get as quick as possible to the …

Ubuntu

Introducing odm.ubuntu.com

by Victor Tuson Palau on 9 December 2011

Coinciding with the 2011 Ubuntu Hardware Summit, we are launching a new portal aimed to help engineers at device manufacturers shipping Ubuntu systems: odm.ubuntu.com The Ubuntu community is great. It provides users and developers with lots …

Ubuntu

White Paper: Secure Boot impact on Linux

by Victor Tuson Palau on 28 October 2011

Last month Steven Sinofsky from Microsoft announced new requirements for manufacturers wanting to ship Windows 8 systems, including a feature called “Secure Boot”. Canonical, together with Red Hat, today publishes a white paper highlighting the implications …

Ubuntu

Ubuntu 11.10 on ARM

by Victor Tuson Palau on 18 October 2011

I have been using Ubuntu 11.10 on ARM now for a couple of days and I have to say: It is great! Ubuntu has had a long history of supporting ARM Systems on a Chip (SoC) …