Canonical, Atomia and OpenStack: Cloud hosting services made easy
Join us on 17th February at 5pm GMT/ 12pm EDT for a joint presentation from Atomia and Canonical to hear about challenges of deploying OpenStack for public clouds, pitfalls to avoid, and how to make sure your cloud is truly production-grade.
This webinar will walk you through how a fully managed cloud platform built on OpenStack is the fastest means of making your cloud vision a reality. We'll also take a look at the tools you'll need to help you configure and manage your new OpenStack hosting business.
You should attend this webinar if:
- you are a hosting organisation thinking of offering cloud services in addition to your ongoing portfolio
- you are concerned about the costs and complexity of setting up a cloud platform, the difficulty in operating it to production level, and the length of time required to configure a reliable provisioning and billing system
- you just don’t have the resources, the time or the skills to build your own OpenStack public cloud
RecordedFeb 17 201537 mins
Your place is confirmed, we'll send you email reminders
Rhys Davies - Ubuntu Product Manager, Joe McManus - Ubuntu Engineering Manager & Kyle Fazzari - Ubuntu Senior Engineer
The Ubuntu robotics team are ROS experts. This webinar is a tutorial for people getting started with developing on Ubuntu or for people who want to integrate Ubuntu into their current robotics products.
Watch and listen as engineering manager Joe McManus and senior engineer Kyle Fazzari walk Ubuntu’s new robotics product manager Rhys through building the most simple of a series of ROS enabled robots. Follow along as Rhys builds a ROS enabled robot whilst Joe and Kyle guide him along the way and answer his questions. You will also have an opportunity to put your own questions to the Ubuntu experts in a live q&a session!
Anbox Cloud, Canonical’s recently launched platform, delivers Android at scale in the cloud. Leveraging Android as a guest operating system to virtualise mobile workloads on servers while streaming graphical output to clients, Anbox Cloud empowers innovators to create rich digital experiences on various mobile form factors. Delivered as self-hosted PaaS in the cloud or at the edge, Anbox Cloud addresses market needs pertaining to game streaming, enterprise mobile application management, Android app testing at scale, and value-added services for mobile 5G customers.
This webinar gives a broad overview of Anbox Cloud, covering product vision, value proposition, underlying technology stack, distribution channels and pricing model. Additional questions will be answered in detail by Galem Kayo, product manager for Anbox Cloud, in a live product Q&A session following the webinar presentation.
En la última década, las organizaciones han comenzado a virtualizar sus cargas de trabajo de TI y a migrar de la infraestructura monolítica heredada a los entornos de la nube. Muchas eligen VMware como proveedor de su infraestructura virtualizada. Sin embargo, debido a los costes asociados a las licencias, el soporte y los servicios profesionales de VMware, muchas no pueden cumplir su objetivo principal: reducir significativamente el coste total de propiedad (TCO). En busca de soluciones alternativas, las organizaciones han empezado recientemente a explorar otras plataformas como OpenStack.
En este webinar, presentamos las principales similitudes y diferencias entre las ofertas de virtualización de VMware y Charmed OpenStack. Además, proporcionaremos un análisis de costes detallado en el que se destaca el ahorro que puede conseguir una organización al migrar de VMware a Charmed OpenStack.
Este webinar también proporciona una demostración que muestra cómo migrar una carga de trabajo de TI de VMware a Charmed OpenStack utilizando la herramienta de migración de la nube como servicio de Hystax.
Launching IoT devices and managing them at scale can be a time intensive and complex process. With 85% of IoT initiatives not launched after a year of development, it is inevitable that change is needed.
To overcome these challenges, Canonical has introduced Smart Start, a package that reduces business and technical decision making into a 2-week, fixed-cost decision. Smart Start provides a guided journey through the infrastructure needed to develop, customise, and distribute software to fleets of devices. With consulting services to de-risk the journey at critical points, an enterprise’s IoT strategy is fast tracked to market.
This webinar details the learnings from over 30 project summaries and case studies of Canonical customers. Nilay Patel, Product Manager for IoT and Devices, will speak about the lessons to take away, and why businesses such as Rigado, Cyberdyne and Fingbox chose Canonical to launch their IoT devices.
Deploying AI/ML solutions in latency-sensitive use cases requires a new solution architecture approach for many businesses.
Fast computational units (i.e. GPUs) and low-latency connections (i.e. 5G) allow for AI/ML models to be executed outside the sensors/actuators (e.g. cameras & robotic arms). This reduces costs through lower hardware complexity as well as compute resource sharing amongst the IoT fleet.
Strict AI responsiveness requirements that before required IoT AI model embedding can now be met with co-located GPUs (e.g. on the same factory building) as the sensors and actuators. An example of this is the robot ‘dummification’ trend that is currently being observed for factory robotics with a view to reducing robot unit costs and fleet management.
In this webinar we will explore some real-life scenarios in which GPUs and low-latency connectivity can unlock previously prohibitively expensive solutions now available for businesses to put in place and lead the 4th industrial revolution.
The container landscape is based on constantly evolving technology, with Kubernetes dominating the ecosystem for automating and managing containerized applications. While a very powerful software, it’s also complex. How do you compare Kubernetes to other options, get started with containers, and maintain over the long-term?
In this webinar, you will learn:
* What the container landscape looks like today, including migration from virtualisation to containerisation
* Why Kubernetes is becoming the industry standard
* Ease of container management with Kubernetes for developers from testing to production
* Aspects of Kubernetes for managing containerized applications
* Strategies for deployment
* Ease of deployment and automation to easily stand up in the data centre
* Ongoing management considerations
Frank Heimes, Canonical & Elizabeth K. Joseph - IBM
Businesses looking to maximise the security, reliability, efficiency and performance of their essential, mission-critical applications are recognising the mainframe as a robust platform for a variety of workload types.
With Ubuntu on IBM Z and LinuxONE, enhanced security features, pervasive encryption and cryptographic support are leveraged by any workload that must stand up to the most stringent compliance and regulatory standards and certifications.
In this technical discussion, we will provide an introduction to:
* Protecting your operating system
* Ongoing kernel updates, package updates and security patches
* Long term support that facilitates timely upgrade planning and custom solution development to protect the infrastructure investment
* Protecting your cryptography
*Protected key support
*Setup, configuration and usage components for cryptographic operations
* Protecting your data
* Protecting data at rest and data in flight
* Protecting your applications
* Protected application environment with Secure Service Containers
Rhys Davies & Nilay Patel - Ubuntu Product Managers
IoT businesses are notoriously difficult to get off the ground. No matter how good your product is or how good your team is, some of the biggest problems you will face are just in getting to market and maintaining your devices once they're in the field. The webinar will take a look at how Canonical's Brand Store product allows you to get to market while catering for long term problems and the need to keep your product up to date in the future.
More specifically, this webinar will look at the common problems we see organisations facing on their way to getting an IoT device to market, and cover five key steps to solve these problems. Along the way we will dig a little into serval case studies Canonical has done with various customers and partners to show you what has already been achieved with these solutions. For more information on anything Rhys talks about in this webinar, please see the attachment section or head over to our website to get in touch.
Joe Sandoval - Adobe Ad Platform Site Reliability Engineering Manager
How do you support a diverse infrastructure that spans six data centres, three continents and the public cloud? Adobe uses open-source technologies, including Ubuntu, Kubernetes and OpenStack, to craft a feature-rich platform that developers can build on to best serve their customers.
MicroK8s is a single package that enables developers to get a fully featured, conformant and secure Kubernetes system running in under 60 seconds. Designed for local development, IoT appliances, CI/CD, and use at the edge, MicroK8s is available as a snap and available on Linux, Windows and Mac.
Join our upcoming webinar to learn why developers choose to work with MicroK8s as a reliable, fast, small and upstream version of Kubernetes and how you can get started. The webinar will also feature the add-ons available including Kubeflow for AI/ML work, Grafana and Prometheus for monitoring, service mesh tools and more.
“Canonical might have assembled the easiest way to provision a single node Kubernetes cluster” - Kelsey Hightower, Google.
How do you deploy an IoT application at scale and maintain it over the long-term?
Innovators around the world are looking for answers to these questions. Security is a prime concern for critical embedded IoT applications. Furthermore, the operational cost incurred by provisioning, commissioning and managing large fleets of IoT devices can be exorbitant.
Ubuntu Core is a lightweight version of classic Ubuntu built on snap application containers, and optimised for securely deploying and maintaining critical IoT applications. It was developed with the operational challenges faced by IoT innovators in mind.
In this webinar, we will walk through the journey of productising an IoT application with Ubuntu Core. We will start by developing an application on a Raspberry Pi running Ubuntu Server. Then we will go through the process of packaging the application into a snap, which we will test in development mode on Ubuntu Server. Finally we will migrate the application to Ubuntu Core in a fully confined snap. The lifecycle management of the IoT application running in production on Ubuntu Core will be demonstrated.
Change your existing set-up to account for the future, prepare for the worst, and for the best. The Ubuntu robotics team have seen the same problems arise again and again that can cost organisations in more ways than one.
Save time to market, engineering cost and developer time by starting with a strong foundation.Getting things like security and updatability right for the long term is crucial to growth and success. In this webinar Rhys, of the robotics team, will walk you through the numerous problems that can be solved simply by making a smart start or a smart change with your operating system.
With the increasing adoption of 5G, more TSPs (telecommunications service providers) are moving from their traditional infrastructure to NFV (network functions virtualisation) technology. One of the essential components of the NFV architecture is the MANO (management and orchestration) platform. Among various MANO solutions available on the market, OSM (open-source MANO) is now gaining momentum with various TSPs preparing to use it in production.
Join Tytus Kurek from Canonical and Ramon Armada from Altran for a presentation on the challenges related to OSM adoption and how those can be bypassed by using a production-grade distribution - Charmed OSM. Tytus will also show how to bootstrap a development stack for Charmed OSM in just a few minutes and what a real production stack looks like. Finally, we will discuss the role of the system integrator in the process of achieving a successful adoption and post-deployment phase.
Extended BPF is a new type of software and the first fundamental change to how kernels are used in 50 years. Major companies like Netflix and Facebook already use it. In this talk given at Ubuntu Masters Conference, expert Brendan Gregg, Senior Performance Engineer, Netflix Performance and OS Team, explores the past, present and future of BPF, and describes use cases.
Learn more about BPF and purchase Brendan's books - brendangregg.com
More info about Ubuntu Masters coming soon at ubuntu.com/mastersconference
Ammar Naqvi & Michael Iatrou - Ubuntu. Charles Adetiloye & Timo Mechler - SmartDeployAI
In our webinar jointly hosted by both Canonical and SmartDeployAI we will provide an understanding of AI/ML using Kubeflow with Microk8s on Ubuntu. We will highlight the journey of Machine Learning workflow challenges and how we simplify them. Allowing you to experience and learn an end-to-end ML workflow deployment.
This webinar will also include an end-to-end demo with instructions for everything from Kubeflow on MicroK8s, to getting your Machine Learning model trained and deployed.
The purpose of this exercise is to provide an understanding of how Machine Learning deployments work and how to simplify them with Kubeflow.
Ubuntu is built with security in mind from the outset, which is one of the reasons it’s such a popular Linux distribution used by developers. The security team at Canonical is constantly working to review threats, fix vulnerabilities and upgrade security capabilities for releases to protect your systems and workloads in production.
Get the full Ubuntu security story and see how our teams are securing Ubuntu systems across open, multi-cloud infrastructures.
In this webinar, join our team to learn how:
> Ubuntu is built with security in mind from the ground up, and how we keep you protected against major vulnerabilities
> Security and support is provided for a full range of open source technologies
> Specific security services that can help you achieve maximum availability by reducing downtime and providing access to high and critical CVE fixes
> Ubuntu helps organisations remain compliant with government and industry standards and regulations, including Common Criteria EAL2 with FIPS 140-2 Level 1 certified crypto modules
Nicholas Dimotakis - VP, Data Centre Field Engineering
Building a private cloud based on OpenStack has typically been a complex process with uncertain build costs based on time and materials requiring specialised expertise and low-level Linux OS knowledge. To help enterprises overcome these challenges,Canonical offers Private Cloud Build to provide businesses with a fully deployed OpenStack delivered in as little as two weeks at a fixed cost.
And as a result, after delivering 100’s of private cloud builds over the last 5 years we’ve learnt a thing or two. Join our webinar to hear Nicholas Dimotakis, VP, Data Center Field Engineering speak about the lessons we’ve learnt, the industry changes he expects to see over the coming years and why businesses such as BT, Tele2 and Yahoo! Japan choose Canonical to deploy their private clouds. In addition, Nicholas will run through the process of implementing a turnkey private cloud in its entirety whilst also providing a detailed breakdown of the costs involved.
Join Tytus Kurek from Canonical and Eric Ernst from Intel to explore Kata Containers!
Over the last few years, container technologies have dominated the market and become the de facto standard for implementing modern IT infrastructure. However, one of the main adoption concerns is around security and isolation. In response to those concerns, Kata Containers, which use lightweight virtual machines that seamlessly plug into the container ecosystem, have been developed. In this webinar, we will present the benefits of using Kata Containers in a Charmed Kubernetes environment to provide better security and isolation.
NOTE: This webinar is going to be interactive. If you would like to spin up your own Charmed Kubernetes cluster with Kata Containers together with us, please make sure that you have an AWS account or a local MAAS environment. Please follow the instructions at https://jaas.ai/docs/installing to install Juju, add your cloud account (for example AWS) and bootstrap a Juju controller prior to the webinar.
Join the Ubuntu team to learn about everything new in Ubuntu 19.10 ‘Eoan Ermine' in our latest webinar.
The latest Ubuntu update was developed with a focus on accelerating developer productivity through MicroK8s improvements, easier telco-infrastructure deployments and delivering the fastest GNOME desktop performance. Ubuntu 19.10 includes the Linux 5.3 kernel, OpenStack Train and the latest Kubernetes version 1.16.
The improvements to MicroK8s with Ubuntu 19.04 enhance Kubernetes capabilities for edge computing and AI/ML. With Ubuntu’s ongoing alignment with the OpenStack release cadence, OpenStack Train provides live migration extensions to lower the cost of telco and enterprise operations.
For desktop, Ubuntu 19.10 is the fastest release yet with significant performance improvements delivering a more responsive and smooth experience with GNOME 3.34.
Sign up and see all of the new updates and capabilities with Ubuntu 19.10.
Deep tech can be characterised as risky, challenging, innovative technologies that solve real-world problems. Emerging areas of deep tech today include autonomous vehicles, Internet of Things, robots, deep learning and virtual reality as well as some underlying enabling technologies. Three attributes in particular characterise deep tech: the potential impact they can have on society, the long development time they need to reach market-readiness and the significant amount of capital required to develop and scale.
Ubuntu was created from the premise that future innovation would be primarily software-driven, and that to foster innovation, it is necessary to empower innovators with free open-source software. In this webinar, we will discuss how innovators can leverage Ubuntu as a platform to realise the potential of their technology endeavors. In particular, we will address the continuum from accelerated development with Ubuntu classic, to product commercialisation and long-term support with Ubuntu Core. We will also share examples of exciting deep tech innovations that are being delivered on Ubuntu.
Canonical, Atomia and OpenStack: Cloud hosting services made easyArturo Suarez, BootStack Product Manager, Canonical and Magnus Hult, CEO, Atomia[[ webcastStartDate * 1000 | amDateFormat: 'MMM D YYYY h:mm a' ]]37 mins