Server management

Get peace of mind with Ubuntu Advantage: Cost-effective systems management and professional support from Canonical, the Ubuntu experts.

Ubuntu Advantage is the commercial support package from Canonical, offering efficient systems administration software, fast problem resolution and access to experts when you need them.

Landscape is the systems management tool available with Ubuntu Advantage. It allows you to manage thousands of Ubuntu machines as easily as one, making the administration of Ubuntu desktops, servers and cloud instances more cost-effective.

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Ubuntu Advantage for servers

Choose the right level of cover to meet your needs.

Features Essential Standard Advanced
24x7 self-service customer care portal and knowledge base Yes Yes Yes
8x5 ticket support for the default packages in the Ubuntu Server image Yes Yes Yes
Landscape Management Yes Yes Yes
Ubuntu Legal Assurance programme Yes Yes Yes
Live Patching (16.04 only) Yes Yes Yes
10x5 phone and ticket support for all packages in Ubuntu main   Yes Yes
Unlimited Ubuntu LXD guest support   Yes Yes
24x7 phone and ticket support for all packages in Ubuntu main and Canonical-maintained packages in backports and universe     Yes
Unlimited Ubuntu KVM guest support     Yes
Ceph support     Optional
Technical Account Manager Optional Optional Optional
Ubuntu Advantage price per server per year $150 $750 $1,500
Ubuntu Advantage for virtual guests   $2,500 $3,150

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Ubuntu Advantage for virtual guests

Ubuntu Advantage for virtual guests has the same features as Ubuntu Advantage for server however:

  • It must be bought in 10-pack units
  • It is only available for guests in Ubuntu certified public clouds and OpenStack environments
  • It is only available at Standard and Advanced levels

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Ubuntu Advantage: what’s included?

Systems management: Landscape

Take control of your infrastructure with our Landscape systems management tool. Reduce your team’s efforts on day-to-day management with the most cost-effective tool to support and monitor large and growing networks of desktops, servers and clouds.

  • Automate updates and manage physical, virtual and cloud-based systems from a single interface
  • Monitor and manage your machines at scale
  • Maintain security and compliance
  • Control your inventory
  • Integrate with your current systems
  • Deploy or rollback security updates
  • Role-based access

Learn more about Landscape

24x7 phone and email support

Canonical’s Global Support & Services team provides around-the-clock coverage for Ubuntu deployments all over the world. Telephone support gives you access to engineers with first-hand experience of your issues, while the online portal lets you track the progress of cases in real time.

Technical library

Exclusive to Ubuntu Advantage subscribers, the Canonical Knowledge Base is an online library of articles on technical issues including security, migration and networking.

Customer login

Already a customer? Access the support portal or Landscape's SaaS.

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