A Survey of Ubuntu Server in the Enterprise

Nick Barcet (Canonical UK Ltd)
Business, Ubuntu
Location: Meeting Room B3
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Ubuntu Server Edition continues to move to the core of the data centre for a growing number of businesses. This talk looks at almost 7000 in-depth responses across businesses of every size in many industries. Most respondents were located in Europe or North America.

The talk will provide insight on the replies on the following subjects:

  • Type of users and organization
  • Workloads and mission criticality
  • Technology choices
  • Virtualization and cloud computing
  • Integration with other OS
  • Adoption and future deployments
  • Community support

For each topic, we’ll propose a brief analysis of the topic, propose some conclusions and discuss future orientation.

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Nick Barcet

Canonical UK Ltd

Nick Barcet has joined Canonical in September 2007 as Ubuntu Server Product Manager, focusing on bringing together the requirements that our users have in order to make our server product the easiest platform to deploy in business, enterprises and internet data centers. Nick has been involved in the open source community has a hobby since 1998 and professionally for the past seven years as a consultant, architect and technical marketing person at some famous names in the software and hardware industry.

  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • SourceForge.net
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Facebook
  • Gear6
  • Kaltura
  • Liferay
  • MindTouch
  • MySpace.com
  • Novell, Inc.
  • Open Invention Network
  • Rackspace Cloud
  • Schooner Information Technology
  • Silicon Mechanics
  • Symbian Foundation
  • Twilio
  • WSO2
  • Yabarana Corporation

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