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Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS product release conference was successfully held in April 22 in Beijing !

2014-04-24 09:06:46

April 22, 2014 , Organised by CSIP、NUDT and Canonical company  established a innovation CCN open source software laboratory held a new product release conference in Beijing, announced Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS version called " Ukylin." The release of long-term support (LTS) version has a five-year support and maintenance , making it suitable for individual applications , large enterprises and government agencies which more stable , reliable and cost-effective desktop operating systems, particularly helps the user to switch from a Windows XP system services to Ubuntu Kylin . China OSS Promotion Honorary Chairman Shouqun Lu, the Chinese Academy of Engineering Guangnan Ni , senior vice president of Kingsoft Ke Ge , president of Sogou Hongtao Yang, manager of Inspur software company Yadong Fang, chairman of Jun Dun Bilu Li , chairman of Hua Wen Kejian Huang, LUPA chairman Jianhua Zhang, CSDN Chairman Tao Jiang, Wenhuan Liu , founder of Deepin the open-source operating system , and manager of China Standard Software attended the conference, to witness this historic moment together . Guests discuss how to create more excellent Ubuntu Kylin operating system and extend it to more moderate government and enterprise applications .

CCN open source software innovation lab aims to build an operating system specifically to meet the needs of Chinese users. To achieve this goal, Ubuntu Kylin operating system based on Ubuntu which is world's leading open source systems, and from the 13.04 release, Ubuntu get official recognition and support. Ubuntu has been founded for 10 years, is used more than 20 million users and businesses all over the world . Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS is the third official release, is the first long-term support (LTS) version, offers the latest features and tools to ensure intuitive and comfortable user experience.  In this version,     Linux kernel upgrade to 3.13, Unity upgrade to 7.2. Designed for Linux ordinary users to create a graphical system-level management and configuration tools – Youker  assistant, the software has a powerful system information display, a key garbage removal, landscaping and other system customization features that make Ubuntu Kylin more smooth, easy to use and full of personality! In order to achieve efficient Chinese method input, Ubuntu Kylin team jointly developed with Sogou Sogou input method for Linux version, the input method with intelligent predictive search, automatic matching, diversification skin support functions. Sogou input method and Kingsoft WPS Office Suite combine to make Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS more quickly and easily with the daily office document editing. The new version also including Kingsoft Kuaipan clients, providing the highest 2TB personal cloud storage space, you can quickly access any compatible Kingsoft disk files and content on the device via the Internet. Lightweight Ubuntu Kylin supports Ubuntu Software Center and Ubuntu Kylin depot. Users can easily enjoy Ubuntu Kylin teamwork and Kingsoft Office, Kingsoft cloud, Sougou and other companies launched the Chinese popular software applications!

  Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 LTS version also made optimized design for the latest desktop computers and laptops as well as a variety of touch devices such as touch panels and touch screen, high pixel density (DPI) on-screen keyboard and mouse , . This means users can experience specifically designed for mobile phones and tablet PCs touch type applications , such as a news reader on touch devices , gallery and camera .

Headmaster of Computer school in NUDT Xiangke Liao said, " the operating system is the cornerstone of information systems , to achieve localization of the operating system , party and state leaders paid high concern on this problem. Based on open source software was the only way to develop self-control. gifted Ukylin using , open source community model of international cooperation and Chinese -led, has achieved initial success in the system customization , application development , ecological construction, aspects of the software center , community building to carry out sustained and effective work subsequent versions , we will continue to improve the existing achievements, and carry out independent research and development and international cooperation in the SDK, UI, a desktop environment , we are now through in-depth cooperation with WPS, Kingsoft Kuaipan , Sogou input method , to explore a gradually build viable route of the open source operating system of ecological environment. Later we will cooperate with domestic and other open-source community , jointly carry the banner of China 's open-source operating system ,let Chiese users have a better desktop os experience ! "

For last year, the official website Ubuntu Kylin downloads has more than 3 million times, and has been recognized by a large number of users with the trial and organizations in China, many companies think Ubuntu Kylin as a safer, more cost-effective, easy to manage and secure a viable alternative operating system to replace Microsoft XP system. using 14.04 LTS versions of enterprises will have access to the latest software ongoing support and maintenance from CCN joint lab a "Canonical CEO Jane Silber commented.


other features in 14.04 LTS versions including: Baidu and Sogou search engine and portal site as a start page for Firefox / Google browser,youker assistant, Kingsoft WPS Office Suite and Dash Chinese search, and provide professional cultural experience. For a complete understanding of the characteristics of the list, please visit:。 

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 After the conference, a series of celebration activities for Ubuntu Kylin will hold in Tianjin, Shijiazhuang, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Changsha, Xi'an, Chongqing, Chengdu, Hong Kong, Taipei and other places  influence of Ubuntu Kylinwill be further expanded. For more details please visit: