Design and Web team summary – 27th January 2021 | Ubuntu
The web team here at Canonical run two-week iterations. Here are some of the highlights of our completed work from this iteration.
Refresh of cloud-images.ubuntu.com
The Ubuntu Cloud Images website was overdue a revamp. From the styling, bringing it in align with the modern styling from the latest Vanilla. To the content, helping users find cloud-hosted images as well as downloading their own.
This iteration, MAAS has been working on the conceptual level of smartNICs in the UI. A smartNIC is an intelligent network interface card that is a data processing unit in itself. It operates like a computer inside a computer, where the NIC can communicate directly with the VM without having to do interruption handling in the kernel layer. When a packet is sent to a…