Month: March 2022

How to Open a Port on Ubuntu 20.04 1

How to Open a Port on Ubuntu 20.04

Ubuntu, which is based on Debian’s design, provides multiple utilities, one of which allows it to open closed ports. Ports allow communication between devices. To perform their tasks, internet-facing services and applications generally listen for ports to connect from the outside. Communication between hosts via the internet is impossible without ports. Some ports are closed …

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How to Install Python Package Manager Pip on Ubuntu 3

How to Install Python Package Manager Pip on Ubuntu

Have you ever wondered why Python installation and setup is so fast and easy for all that it promises? This is thanks to its standard package manager, called pip. Python itself comes with very basic built-in modules, but the most powerful modules that make Python a powerhouse are not included in the basic installation of …

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Pacific Textiles drives digital transformation with new infrastructure for legacy and cloud-native applications 4

Pacific Textiles drives digital transformation with new infrastructure for legacy and cloud-native applications

March 1st, 2022 — Canonical announces that Pacific Textiles chose Canonical Charmed OpenStack for its infrastructure upgrade. The new private cloud environment allows keeping the legacy workloads running continuously and launching new cloud-native services simultaneously. The professional services team from Canonical helped Pacific Textiles during this migration, from making architectural choices to launching the live …

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Enabling simple, cost-effective Kubernetes on IBM Z with MicroK8s 5

Enabling simple, cost-effective Kubernetes on IBM Z with MicroK8s

Containerisation has transformed the enterprise IT landscape, driving faster, more secure, and more predictable software delivery than ever before. Thanks to technologies like Docker, building containerised applications is easy, and many businesses are working with hundreds or even thousands of containers. To effectively deploy and manage all of these microservices, a container orchestration tool is …

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Mir 2.7 brings idle timeout and OSK support for Qt applications 8

Mir 2.7 brings idle timeout and OSK support for Qt applications

We are glad to announce the release of Mir 2.7 — our open source and secure display server for building Wayland-based shells. Mir provides a set of libraries and a Wayland compositor with integrated window management. This new release brings to you an idle timeout and on-screen keyboard (OSK) support for Qt applications. This blog …

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How To Install Drupal 9 CMS on Ubuntu 20.04

Drupal is open-source software that has many features, like easy content authoring, reliable performance, and excellent security. With Drupal tools, you can build the versatile, structured content that dynamic web experiences need. As an open-source web content management system (CMS) written in PHP, it is a great alternative to another CSM like WordPress or Joomla. …

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