Design Engineering

Ep. 18: Ubuntu Core: Linux for industrial automation

Mike McLeod   

Podcast Automation

This episode features Mohit Kedia, Product Management Director, IoT for Canonical, the company that develops and maintains the popular Ubuntu linux desktop and server operating systems, as well as the embedded operating system, Ubuntu Core.

During the interview, Mohit discuses the current embedded OS landscape, how and why Linux is increasingly being integrated into automation equipment and what sets Ubuntu Core apart from roll-your-own implementations like the Yacto Project.

The Design Engineering podcast is also available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcast and Stitcher