Azure Container Instances (ACI) vs Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
Run containers without managing servers.
Orchestrate and manage multiple container images and applications.
For event-driven applications, quickly deploy from your container development pipelines, run data processing, and build jobs.
Uses clusters and pods to scale and deploy applications.
Web Apps (Monolithic)
N-Tier Apps (Services)
Yes, recommended for Linux containers
Batch/Jobs (Background tasks)
You should use AKS if you need full container orchestration, such as service discovery across multiple containers, automatic scaling, and coordinated application upgrades.