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Public Preview: Azure integration with Canonical’s Snapshot Service for safe deployment

Published date: November 02, 2023

Microsoft and Canonical have partnered to make it easier for you to stay current with Linux operating system (OS) updates and increase the security and resiliency of Canonical workloads on Azure. Azure is the first cloud provider to collaborate with Canonical to integrate its snapshot service. Azure Guest Patching Service (AzGPS) and Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) will leverage the new capability to apply the same update consistently on your fleet across regions via safe deployment principles (SDP).

Learn more:

Announcement blog

Azure Guest Patching documentation

Azure Kubernetes Service documentation

  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Operating System
  • Open Source