back to article Mind the crane: Windows Server containers loaded up on the Azure Kubernetes Service

From the department of "and about time too" comes news that Microsoft's Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) now supports Windows Server containers, in preview form at least. It has been a while coming, with Windows Server fans casting envious glances at the Linux love-in underway within the house of Windows, but as of now it is …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    "Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) lacks Windows Server container support at present"

    It lacks any customers to want to use it too...

  2. Zilla

    Microsoft leading cloud provider......

    Who would have thought not even 5 years ago that Microsoft would end up being the world's leading cloud provider.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Microsoft leading cloud provider......

      No-one. Because they're not. Don't confuse clouds with hot air.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Why?

    Who on Earth would want to use a sub-standard desktop OS in a server container? It's an utterly nonsense proposition.

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