This is a repackaged open source software product that comes with additional charges for maintenance support.
Amazon Linux 2023 (AL2023) represents the next iteration of Amazon Linux, courtesy of Amazon Web Services. It empowers you to create and operate cloud and enterprise applications within a secure, dependable, and high-performance runtime environment. With AL2023, you gain access to an application environment that guarantees long-term support while keeping you up-to-date with the latest Linux advancements.
AL2023, a Linux-based operating system designed specifically for AWS, delivers a secure, stable, and high-performance environment for the development and operation of your cloud applications. It seamlessly integrates with various AWS services and development tools, delivering optimized performance for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Graviton-based instances. Importantly, AWS Support is included at no extra licensing cost.