This is a repackaged open source software product with optional maintenance support available. Amazon Linux 2, developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS), is a Linux operating system that offers a secure, stable, and high-performance environment for building and deploying cloud applications. Amazon Linux 2 is provided free of charge.
Amazon Linux 2 is optimized for improved performance and includes support for the latest Amazon EC2 instance features.
It comes with long-term support, ensuring stability and reliability.
Amazon Linux 2 is available as both a virtual machine and a container image, suitable for on-premises development and testing.