Ubuntu in the cloud
Whether you’re building your own OpenStack cloud or you want to use a public cloud, Ubuntu offers all the training, software infrastructure, tools, services and support you need.
Build your own OpenStack cloud
Use the Canonical Distribution of Ubuntu OpenStack to quickly configure and install an OpenStack cloud on your hardware in minutes.
A selection of our Ubuntu OpenStack clients
Using Ubuntu in the public cloud
Ubuntu Server is the world’s leading cloud guest OS, running the majority of workloads in public clouds today, thanks to its security, versatility and regular updates.
Certified images are available on most major clouds with partners like Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google cloud, HP Cloud, Joyent and IBM Smart Cloud and more. Plus, it is the only free cloud operating system with the option of enterprise-grade commercial support.
A selection of our cloud partners
Ubuntu 15.04 highlights
- Now with OpenStack Kilo
- Initial release of LXD hypervisor
- Updated LXC supporting Docker 1.5
- Broad support for software-defined networking
- Storage now supports Cinder, Ceph Hammer and bcache
- HA stack updates
- Updates to Juju and MAAS