The strategy gives customers choice and flexibility in how they deploy Oracle software in Oracle clouds and other clouds.
Oracle’s partnership with Microsoft enables customers to deploy Oracle software in Microsoft public and private clouds with the confidence of certification and support from Oracle.
Red Hat does this by providing secure solutions through an open business model and an affordable, predictable subscription model.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on Azure is a proven platform that provides superior reliability and security for cloud computing.
Some LIS drivers are built into the distribution's kernel by default.
Older distributions that are based on Red Hat Enterprise (RHEL)/Cent OS are available as a separate download at Linux Integration Services Version 4.1 for Hyper-V.
Canonical engineering and open community governance drive Ubuntu's success in client, server, and cloud computing, which includes personal cloud services for consumers.
Canonical's vision of a unified, free platform in Ubuntu, from phone to cloud, provides a family of coherent interfaces for the phone, tablet, TV, and desktop.
Credativ will also support the long-term maintenance and updating of the Debian images for Azure through its Open Source Support Centers.
strategy is to offer a broad portfolio of solutions for public and private clouds.
In the meantime, for distributions that are not available from the Marketplace, you can always bring your own Linux by following the guidelines at Creating and uploading a virtual hard disk that contains the Linux operating system.