Learn About Ubuntu Server on the Cloud During the Ubuntu Cloud Days Event This Week!

Ahmed Kamal of the Ubuntu Community Team at Canonical is hosting the first online Ubuntu Cloud Days event this week on March 23 and 24, 2011.

What you can expect to learn at Ubuntu Cloud Days

Users who are interested in using Ubuntu Server on the Cloud and want to know more about it can find out more during the Ubuntu Cloud Days event.

During the Ubuntu Cloud Days Event users can expect to find out more about:

  • Answering your questions about Ubuntu and the Cloud
  • Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud Images, using Ubuntu with Amazon EC2 cloud
  • Building your private cloud over Ubuntu Server platform
  • New virtualization and container technologies in Ubuntu Server
  • Crunching Big-Data on the cloud with hadoop
  • Scaling your web-apps on the cloud with Ubuntu
  • And much more...

Ubuntu Cloud Days Schedule (all times are in UTC)

  Wednesday, March 23, 2011 Thursday, March 24, 2011
16:00 Cloud Computing 101, Ask your questions -- kim0 rebundling/re-using Ubuntu's UEC images smoser
17:00 Scaling shared-storage web apps in the cloud with Ubuntu & GlusterFS -- semiosis UEC persistency -- tetet
18:00 What is Ensemble? - Presentation and Demo -- SpamapS TBC -- Daviey
19:00 Using Linux Containers in Natty -- hallyn Using hadoop, divide and conquer -- edulix
20:00 Open-Stack Introduction -- soren  


To join in on the fun of this Ubuntu Online event (as well as others) there are just a few steps.

If you already use an IRC client the join the #ubuntu-classroom and #ubuntu-classroom-chat IRC channels on freenode.

If you don't want to install an IRC client but want to join can use the webchat interface.

More information can be found at:


For more info on how you can download, use, participate and contribute to Ubuntu, visit:http://www.ubuntu.com/community/participate.

Questions, comments and suggestions can be sent to Amber at: amber [AT] ubuntu-user.com.


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Follow along as Ubuntu enthusiast and Community organizer Amber Graner helps put the "You" in Ubuntu.

Amber Graner is an active Ubuntu community member and organizer who encourages everyone around her to participate, support, and learn about Ubuntu and Open Source. With a smile and a sense of humor, Amber reminds people that there is a place for everyone in the Ubuntu community – regardless of technical skill level (or lack thereof). She is constantly looking for people, places, and events within the Ubuntu community that help inspire Ubuntu users to participate actively within the Ubuntu community. Email Amber at amber AT ubuntu-user DOT com.


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