AWS announced the new container operating system Bottlerocket. Focused on security, open-source, optimized for AWS integrations, and lower costs.
AWS Bottlerocket - https://aws.amazon.com/bottlerocket/Bottlerocket GitHub - https://github.com/bottlerocket-os/bottlerocket
Bottlerocket Roadmap - https://github.com/orgs/bottlerocket-os/projects/1Interview Deepak Sing VP of compute services at AWS - https://www.infoq.com/news/2020/04/bottlerocket-singh/
Some notable features include:
API access for configuring your system, with secure out-of-band access methods when you need them.
Updates based on partition flips, for fast and reliable system updates.
Modeled configuration that's automatically migrated through updates.
Security as a top priority.
- Open Source - open development model enables customers and partners to produce custom builds, for example, builds that support their preferred orchestrators.
- Lower costs as it will be bundled with EKS and ECS in the future
- Optimized performance through AWS integrations
- 3 years support after the GA release