Month: August 2022

Design and Web team summary – 26 August 2022 1

Design and Web team summary – 26 August 2022

The Web and design team at Canonical runs in two-week iterations building and maintaining all of the Canonical websites and product web interfaces. Here are some of the highlights of our completed work from this iteration. Sites The Web team develops and maintains most of Canonical’s sites like ubuntu.com, canonical.com and more.  Application page for …

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Design and Web team summary – 29 July 2022 14

Design and Web team summary – 29 July 2022

The Web and design team at Canonical runs in two-week iterations building and maintaining all of the Canonical websites and product web interfaces. Here are some of the highlights of our completed work from this iteration. Sites The Web team develops and maintains most of Canonical’s sites like ubuntu.com, canonical.com and more.  We moved the …

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FIPS certified vs compliant: what’s safer? 15

FIPS certified vs compliant: what’s safer?

Encryption is key to protecting sensitive data. There are several methodologies using different cryptographic algorithms to convert plain text into cipher text. Navigating multiple methodologies and algorithms creates a complex, labour-intensive process for teams evaluating the cryptographic services offered within software components.  The governments of the United States and Canada have encryption requirements for their …

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Canonical Ubuntu now available on Ampere® Altra® Arm-based Azure virtual machines 17

Canonical Ubuntu now available on Ampere® Altra® Arm-based Azure virtual machines

Azure-optimised images of the developer-favourite operating system to enter general availability 1 September, with a fully functional preview already live Canonical today announces the general availability of optimised Ubuntu images on Ampere® Altra® Arm-based Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines. General availability begins 1 September, with a fully functioning preview live right now. These images provide the …

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Meet Canonical at Hannover Messe 2022 21

Meet Canonical at Hannover Messe 2022

Hannover Messe USA is almost here! With a 114,000+ net sq. ft exhibition area, 500+ companies, 129400+ registrants and 100+ countries represented, Hannover Messe USA is the largest gathering of industrial manufacturing in North America. Join Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, at Hannover Messe USA to discuss open source innovation in industrial technology. You can …

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Meet Canonical at OpenSearchCon 2022 and hear about our new community collaboration 26

Meet Canonical at OpenSearchCon 2022 and hear about our new community collaboration

OpenSearch makes it easy to ingest, search, visualise, and analyse data. Developers build with OpenSearch for use cases such as application search, log analytics, data observability, data ingestion, and more. OpenSearch is Apache 2.0 licensed software, which means that it is open source and run, maintained and advanced by the community. OpenSearch includes a network …

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Strictly Confined MicroK8s

MicroK8s is now available as a strictly confined snap on 1.25! snap install microk8s –channel=1.25-strict/stable What is strict confinement? In summary, it is a snap confinement level that provides complete isolation, up to a minimal access level that’s always deemed safe. Strictly confined snaps can not access files, networks, processes, or any other system resource …

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Charmed Kubernetes and Huawei Oceanstor Pacific storage integration verification report 30

Charmed Kubernetes and Huawei Oceanstor Pacific storage integration verification report

The verification report is built with Charmed Kubernetes v1.21-v1.23 and eSDK(huawei-csi) v2.2.16. Project Overview Background Huawei OceanStor Pacific is an intelligent distributed storage series with scale-out capability designed to support the business needs of today and tomorrow. Its diverse and adaptable range of features provides efficient processing for diverse data, everlasting operations for services, and …

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Open-source storage for beginners with Ceph 36

Open-source storage for beginners with Ceph

Modern organisations have become reliant on their IT capabilities, and at the heart of that infrastructure is a growing need to store data. Be it transactional databases, file shares, or burgeoning data lakes for business analytics. Traditionally, storage needs have been catered to by big iron hardware vendors, but over the last decade, more and …

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