Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is out

What’s new in 18.04 LTS

  • Supported by Canonical until 2023
  • Runs on all major architectures – x86, x86-64, ARM v7, ARM64, POWER8 and IBM s390x (LinuxONE)
  • New ubuntu-minimal images that are smaller and boot faster
  • Fast and accurate time synchronization with chrony
  • A new, default server installer ISO with a new interface and faster install
  • Supports ZFS, the next-generation volume management/ file system ideal for servers and containers
  • LXD 3.0 - Linux containers including clustering, Qos, and resource controls (CPU, memory, block I/O/ graphics, and storage quota)
  • Updates to LXD (v3.0), DPDK (v17.11.1), Postgresql (v10.3), Libvirt (v4.0), NGINX (v1.13), Qemu (v2.11.1), Docker (v17.03), Puppet (v4.10), MySQL (v5.7), PHP (v7.2), and more
  • Install snaps for simple application installation and release management
  • Linux 4.15 kernel
  • Certification as a guest on AWS, Microsoft Azure, Joyent, IBM, Google Cloud Platform and Rackspace
  • Easily configure networking through netplan.io

Download Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Images can be downloaded from a location near you.

You can download ISOs and flashable images from: http://releases.ubuntu.com/18.04/ (Ubuntu Desktop and Server) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ (Less Popular Ubuntu Images) http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/daily/server/bionic/current/ (Ubuntu Cloud Images) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/netboot/18.04/ (Ubuntu Netboot) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/kubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ (Kubuntu) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/lubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ (Lubuntu and Lubuntu Alternate) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-budgie/releases/18.04/release/ (Ubuntu Budgie) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntukylin/releases/18.04/release/ (Ubuntu Kylin) https://ubuntu-mate.org/download/ (Ubuntu MATE) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntustudio/releases/18.04/release/ (Ubuntu Studio) http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/xubuntu/releases/18.04/release/ (Xubuntu)