Let’s start by understanding what AKS is. Azure has been a game changer for Microsoft, and Azure Kubernetes Service simplifies the deployment of a managed Kubernetes cluster in Azure by offloading most of the complexity and operational overhead to Azure.

Azure manages the master node, and all we have to do is manage and maintain the agent node. So as a managed Kubernetes service, AKS is basically free. Hence the popularity.

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