- Founded in April 2004 by Mark Shuttleworth, focused on promoting free software;
- It started with a small group of qualified engineers with deep knowledge to adapt Ubuntu software on a simple platform for “just work”;
- The Canonical team leads the Ubuntu project and brings together the passion of the Open-Source community;
- Launched every 6 months, taking advantage of new technologies to make it faster, easier and more intuitive than ever;
- More than 700 team members in 39 countries.