Ubuntu Linux Opening Up Cloud Appliance Store
Oct 16, 2009, 18:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
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"As part of its upcoming Karmic Koala release, Ubuntu
Linux is set to integrate a number of new cloud technologies. One
of the efforts will include a cloud software appliance store to
help expedite setup and deployment of private clouds.
"At the core of Ubuntu's Karmic Koala cloud technologies is
something called the Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC) which made its
initial Ubuntu debut in the Jaunty Jackalope release in April. Full
enterprise support services followed several months later. In the
Karmic release, UEC is being more tightly integrated into the
server as well as being enabled with a UEC store for