Alternatives to Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS): Azure App Services

app-service-iconYou can run your web applications in Azure App Service in a fully managed service using either Windows and Linux-based containers. You may not need the overhead of a Kubernetes deployment. App Services provides security, load balancing, autoscaling, and automated management.

In addition, App Services has DevOps capabilities, such as continuous deployment from Azure DevOps, GitHub, Docker Hub, and other sources, package management, staging environments, custom domain, and TLS/SSL certificates.

By fully-managed, we mean App Service automatically patches and maintains the OS and language frameworks for you. Spend time writing great apps and let Azure worry about the platform.

With App Services Environment, deploy your application within a virtual network you define where you can have fine-grained control over inbound and outbound application network traffic.
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