Amazon Linux AMI Alternatives

    Amazon Linux AMI is described as 'The Amazon Linux AMI is a supported and maintained Linux image provided by Amazon Web Services for use on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). It is designed to provide a stable, secure, and high performance execution environment for applications running on Amazon EC2' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are six alternatives to Amazon Linux AMI for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Ubuntu Server, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Amazon Linux AMI are SUSE Linux Enterprise (Free, Open Source), Windows Server 2012 (Paid), macOS Server (Paid) and Windows Server 2019 (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 19, 2018

    1. The leading platform for scale-out computing, Ubuntu Server helps you make the most of your infrastructure. Whether you want to deploy an OpenStack cloud, a Hadoop cluster or a 50,000-node render farm, Ubuntu Server delivers the best value scale-out performance available.
    2. SUSE is the original provider of the enterprise Linux distribution and the most interoperable platform for mission-critical computing. It's the only Linux recommended by VMware, Microsoft and SAP.
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    3. Windows Server 2012, codenamed "Windows Server 8", is the sixth release of Windows Server. It is the server version of Windows 8 and succeeds Windows Server 2008 R2. Two pre-release versions, a developer preview and a beta version, were released during development.
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    4. Just like that, your Mac is a powerful server.
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    5. With Windows Server 2019 and Project Honolulu, customers will be able to easily integrate Azure services such as Azure Backup, Azure File Sync, disaster recovery, and much more so they will be able to leverage these Azure services without disrupting their applications and...
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    6. Save time, increase scalability, and reduce costs with the Windows Server 2008 R2 virtualization tools, Web resources, and management enhancements.
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