#MadeWithJuju: Apache Analytics SQL

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 by James Donner

With last week’s announcement of Autopilot GA, we’re making the installation of OpenStack easier than ever. But once you’ve deployed OpenStack using our Autopilot tool, what’s next? Have you considered Juju for Big Data? Canonical’s service modeling tool allows you to deploy cloud services in seconds. With Big Data on the rise, Juju is becoming […]

Juju plugin: search charmstore

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 by Adam Stokes

Sometimes it is just quicker to type a few commands on the cli than opening your browser window, going to and typing out a search term to see what is available to you. So I wrote a tiny plugin to speed that up a bit. Install the plugin Currently supports Trusty, Vivid, and Wily […]

Diving into Juju

Tuesday, 24 November 2015 by Adam Israel

In my last post, I introduced you to Juju and talked about how it could help you. Now I’d like to walk you through some real world examples of Juju in action. Workloads Bundles are used to represent workloads. Bundles can be simple, like the WordPress example in the previous post, or complex. OpenStack If […]

Juju Charmer Summit: Designing For Success

Friday, 20 November 2015 by James Donner

In our next video, watch Marco Ceppi, a prolific Juju Charmer, deliver a follow-up to Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote. This one is entitled “Designing For Success.” This talk provides a comprehensive introduction to the pieces that make Juju magic happen. We recommend that anyone interested in writing Charms or the process of charming watch this talk […]

The Top 5 Telecom Problems can be Solved

Friday, 20 November 2015 by Maarten Ectors

This year’s TAD Summit was a success but it was another sign that telecom operators are more likely to follow Kodak than become the next Google. The future of telecom will look very red, blood red, not Vodafone red, unless telcos start really upping their game. The future looks bad because telecoms have reached their […]

MariaDB the newest member of the Charm Partner Programme

Thursday, 19 November 2015 by Canonical

Canonical is excited to announce that MariaDB has joined the Charm Partner Programme. Canonical’s Charm Partner Programme helps solution providers make best use of Canonical’s universal service modeling tool, Juju. Juju makes it easy to deliver complete solutions in minutes, on virtually any public or private cloud through the use of Charms. MariaDB Enterprise™ for IBM Power8 will be […]

Help Meteorite BI’s Saiku Reporting become even more awesome!

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 by Samuel Cozannet

Our friends over at Meteorite BI are progressing along their path to bring Saiku Reporting to as many users as possible. One of their core targets is to get it integrated into Saiku 4 Core and onto Canonical’s Juju service modelling platform as soon as possible. Now, they need our help to make this happen. Coming […]

Canonical’s Openstack Autopilot dramatically reduces cloud costs

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 by Canonical

Fully automated bare-metal OpenStack deployment and operations tool Intelligent hardware mapping optimises scale-out cloud architecture for cluster Containerised deployment eases administration and scaling Eliminates need for OpenStack expertise or consulting London, 17 November 2015. Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, today announced the general availability of its OpenStack Autopilot – the easiest way to design, deploy, […]

Extending Juju, Plugin basics in Go

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 by Adam Stokes

This is a quick introduction on extending Juju with plugins written in Go. What we'll cover: Setting up your Go environment Getting the Juju source code Writing a basic plugin named juju-lyaplugin short for (juju-learnyouaplugin) End result will be a...

Juju and Remote LXD Host

Monday, 16 November 2015 by Wayne Witzel III

The team I am a part of at Canonical has been working on implementing a Juju provider for LXD. One of the goals of this provider is to improve the Juju experience when working and developing locally. You can try it yourself, but you will have to build Juju from source, the branch is available […]

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