Ubuntu heads to the clouds
Jul 01, 2009, 18:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"According to sources at Canonical, Ubuntu Enterprise
Cloud Services "is a set of new professional services to help and
support users building 'private clouds', that is cloud
infrastructures behind a corporate firewall."
"This follows up on Canonical's technical preview of UEC (Ubuntu
Enterprise Cloud) in April. an open-source system that enabled
organizations to build their own clouds that can work with Amazon
EC2. UEC will be incorporated into the Ubuntu Server Edition