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Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 2004
Type Company - Private
Industry Information Technology
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Apple, Microsoft, Google

Canonical was created alongside Ubuntu to help it reach a wider market. Our services help governments and businesses the world over with migrations, management and support for their Ubuntu deployments. Together with our partners, we ensure that Ubuntu runs reliably on every platform from the PC and the smartphone to the server and, crucially, the cloud.

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Canonical CEO Jane Silber

Jane Silber


Great technology; smart engineering; lots of politics.

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Pros: Good pay.
Excellent technology.
Great engineers.
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Mar 2013 Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interview Details – Interview consisted of an in-person interview with the hiring manager, two phone interviews with other sales engineers, and a short presentation on the company's products based on my own research. Everyone was very friendly and the interviews were very conversational. The people I spoke with were…Full Interview

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