Azure Container Instances





Azure Container Instances offers the fastest and simplest way to run a container in Azure, without having to provision any virtual machines and without having to adopt a higher-level service.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 8/3/2017, Video, 0:13:09
    Sean McKenna joins Donovan Brown to talk about the newest service in Azure, Azure Container Instances. Azure Container Instances makes it possible to run Linux and Windows...
  2. 8/11/2017, Video, 0:25:31
    In this episode Chris Risner and Noel Bundick are joined by Sean McKenna, Product Manager in the Azure Compute Team focused on Azure Container Instances.  Azure Container...
  3. 5/9/2018, Video, 0:15:57
    In this theater session, learn how to easily run containers on Azure without managing servers. Using ACI, develop apps fast without managing virtual machines or having to...


Learning Paths

Administer containers in Azure
Published: 5/23/2020, Length: 5:10:00
With this learning path, you'll create and manage your Azure Container Instances, and see how they can be used to provide elastic scale for Kubernetes.
AZ-104: Prerequisites for Azure administrators
Published: 5/14/2020, Length: 6:30:00
Learn the basic concepts you'll need to know as an Azure administrator and prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.
AZ-400: Develop an instrumentation strategy
Published: 6/25/2020, Length: 9:41:00
Develop an effective instrumentation strategy through logging, telemetry, and monitoring and prepare for Exam AZ-400: Designing and Implementing Microsoft DevOps Solutions.

Learning Modules

Run Docker containers with Azure Container Instances
Published: 8/20/2019, Length: 0:48:00
Explore Azure compute services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 0:52:00
Introduction to Docker containers
Published: 10/5/2019, Length: 0:32:00

Azure Container Instances News

11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
We are back with more features to make working with containers easier with Windows Admin Center. The features in this update focus on making your experiences working with containers on-premises...
11/30/2020, MS Tech Community
This post is part of a multi-part series titled "Patterns with Azure Databricks".  Each highlighted pattern holds true to 3 principles for modern data analytics:     A Data Lake to store...
11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
XR Tea Party: BabylonJS & WebXRAysegul Yonet     Azure Stack Hub Partner Solutions Series - Cloud AssertThomas Maurer This week, Tiberiu Radu (Azure Stack Hub PM) and I, had the chance to speak...
11/19/2020, Azure DevOps Blog
Containers provide an easy way to run batch jobs without having to manage an environment and dependencies. Dynamic compute options, such as Azure Container Instances (ACI), can be used to...
11/10/2020, MS Tech Community
This is a guest post by Nikhil Gupta, Partner Solutions Architect, Databricks   As customers start to move towards the lakehouse paradigm one of the necessary requirements is to have data stored...
10/22/2020, MS Tech Community
Many organizations have long standing security mandates to rotate application secrets. These secrets can range from specific identify passwords to service access keys. As more enterprises move...
We’re happy to announce that today’s new stable release of Docker Desktop includes the Azure Container Instances - Docker integration. Install or update to the latest release and get started...
Today we’re excited about the first release of the new Docker Desktop integration with Microsoft Azure.
Joining Jeffrey once again is return guest, Elton Stoneman! Elton has spent most of his career as a consultant, designing and building large enterprise applications. When he discovered the...