Azure Container Instances Documentation

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. Learn how to create and manage container instances with our quickstarts, tutorials, and samples.

If you require a complete container orchestration solution, see the Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) documentation.

5-Minute Quickstarts

Learn how to deploy container images with Azure Container Instances.

Step-by-Step Tutorials

Learn how to package code into a container image and run it in an Azure Container Instance.

  1. Package an application into a container image
  2. Create an Azure Container Registry and upload the container image
  3. Deploy the container image to an Azure Container Instance