Introduction to Azure Container Instances

Containers offer a standardized and repeatable way to package, deploy and manage cloud applications. Azure Container Instances let you run a container in Azure without managing virtual machines and without a higher-level service.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Run containers in Azure Container Instances
  • Control what happens when your container exits
  • Use environment variables to configure your container when it starts
  • Attach a data volume to persist data when your container exits
  • Learn some basic ways to troubleshoot issues on your Azure containers