How to try MAAS and Juju in a virtual machine on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Under Ubuntu's umbrella there are numerous software types and functionalities, including the desktop-oriented Ubuntu operating system, Ubuntu for phones, as well as powerful cloud technologies.

Juju and MAAS are two versatile cloud tools addressed to users, teams and developers seeking to experience a modern cloud journey through numerous cloud types and sizes, manners presented in numerous official tutorials and how-tos.

How to try MAAS and Juju in a virtual machine

Along with the desktop and the polished phone, Ubuntu,--as a whole--, contains a bundle of advanced cloud-oriented technologies available for users, developers and companies seeking to benefit solid and agile manners of utilizing the complex cloud.

Dell published Canonical-Dell explanatory clip

Presently, Canonical can be described as a serious important IT player at a planetary scale, Canonical that has arrived in the top area of the computer industry via innovation and partnerships.

As related to innovation, Canonical has faced the world with Ubuntu converged and an overall optimized desktop, while significantly pushing forward Linux as a whole through Ubuntu, operating system used by 30 million users.

"Deploying workloads with Juju and MAAS", administrator-friendly insightful book

In the latest years Canonical has emerged as a more and more powerful company, creating, managing and leading innovation in the global IT ecosystem.

Along with the powerful desktop and the recently-released Ubuntu for phones, Canonical has been deeply and seriously involved in the cloud, too, most advanced computing structure tamed by Canonical and pushed forward, in order to deliver innovative cloud solutions, projects and technologies to users, developers, companies and major IT players.

Familiarize yourself with Juju and MAAS via "Top 12 Questions about Juju" and "Top 10 Questions about MAAS"

Ubuntu is a vast project being continuously expanded across all areas of IT, covering relevant portions of the computing universe.

While most of the users perceive Ubuntu as a desktop operating system, Ubuntu contains a family of operating systems with their related technologies, knowledge and capabilities.

Meaning, in addition to the desktop, Ubuntu is a major player in the cloud at a global scale, introducing and making available in the open innovative technologies and manners of deploying, managing and using large clouds and hyper-scaled environments.

Discover MaaS (Metal as a Service) via an animated brief-yet-explanatory clip

It is now, isn't it, a common fact that Ubuntu constantly produces new and new technologies, innovation expressed on both desktop and server, as well as aimed at mobile form-factors.

As related to the server side, the developers released interesting software, such as JuJu and MaaS, software designed with rapid, reliable and efficient cloud management in mind.

Familiarize yourself with Ubuntu Cloud via an explanatory clip

Ubuntu is primarily seen, appreciated, discussed, used as a desktop operating system, nevertheless, there are companies, specialized users, corporate environments that base their commercial/business approaches on Ubuntu cloud.

In the same time, Ubuntu continues to innovate and introduce new technologies that, due to their rapid adoption process, tend to look complex (from an understanding point-of-view).