Canonical

The company is known for its free/open source software including Ubuntu, Kubuntu and Xubuntu. The company offers cloud-based computing services through its Ubuntu software, helping companies to build a platform for on-demand service requests.

Canonical intros Kubernetes consulting packages

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31 Aug, 2017
Clare Hopping

Galactic Fog, Rancher and Weaveworks will partner up with Canonical on the packages

Ubuntu 15.10 offers new UI and enhanced developer tools

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26 Oct, 2015
Clare Hopping

Its biggest additions are previews of the converged Ubuntu experience and Canonical’s OpenStack Autopilot

AMD & Canonical team up to put cloud in a box

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17 Sep, 2014
Rene Millman

It's hoped partnership will help ease customer deployments of OpenStack

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Canonical unveils Bootstack managed cloud offering

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3 Sep, 2014
Rene Millman

Linux firm offers to manage Openstack environments for $15 per server per day

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS cloud offering set for 17 April release

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16 Apr, 2014
Clare Hopping

The distribution will become available tomorrow along with OpenStack Icehouse

Canonical calls time on Ubuntu One cloud storage service

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3 Apr, 2014
Roland Moore-Colyer

Popular open source cloud storage service to close down, dashing users’ hopes the announcement might be a late April Fool’s

Canonical: Ubuntu 13.10 makes OpenStack cloud building easy

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11 Oct, 2013
Jane McCallion

Canonical claims new release will enable full-scale cloud deployment on only five servers

Cloud first place medal

Canonical kicks off Juju Charm cloud competition

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2 Jul, 2013
Jane McCallion

There's more than £6,000 up for grabs in Canonical's Juju Charm Championship

Canonical focuses on cloud with Linux upgrade

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26 Apr, 2012
Rene Millman

New server release shows the only way is Essex with OpenStack cloud layer features

Canonical launches Metal-as-a-Service for server orchestration

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5 Apr, 2012
Rene Millman

Linux software company reveals offering to enable scale-out provisioning of massive server farms

Cloud storage - picking out the best option for consumers

Advice
12 Mar, 2012
Stuart Andrews

There's a wide choice when it comes to backing up your PC in the cloud - which is the best for you?

HP picks Ubuntu as cloud operating system

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7 Oct, 2011
James Stirling

The company’s public cloud offering will be powered by Canonical’s open source OS.

Ubuntu launches new app developer portal

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28 Sep, 2011
Miya Knights

Targets OS competition with simplified application development lifecycle management tools

Ubuntu ties up with VMware Cloud Foundry

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18 Aug, 2011
Jennifer Scott

Cloud Foundry received another boost today, as Canonical announced the next shipment of Ubuntu would incorporate its technologies.

Ubuntu moves from Eucalyptus to embrace Open Stack

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11 May, 2011
Maxwell Cooter

Canonical is moving away from Eucalyptus as its foundation technology and is looking to adopt Open Stack

ShipIt becomes StopIt as Canonical cans free CDs

News
8 Apr, 2011
James Stirling

Shipping of millions of Ubuntu CDs to end as Canonical distributes via the cloud.

How open will the cloud be?

Advice
23 Mar, 2011
Adrian Bridgwater

Cloud computing has been built around proprietary software - will companies be able to use open source software in future?