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Mark Shuttleworth Advances Ubuntu for OpenStack

In a dramatic keynote presentation at the OpenStack Summit in Atlanta, Shuttleworth performed technology demonstrations and made multiple new technology initiative announcements.

"Nearly 70 percent of OpenStack public clouds run on Ubuntu," Shuttleworth said.

Shuttleworth performed a number of live installations of OpenStack on Ubuntu on stage. At the core of Ubuntu's Linux technology is an orchestration system known as Juju, that has been enabling Ubuntu cloud deployments since the Ubuntu 11.10 Linux release in 2011.

"Juju is an open-source service orchestration system that enables rapid builds," Shuttleworth said.

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Tech Pioneer Shuttleworth Demos OpenStack on Linux

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.