Azure Arc extends Azure to on prem and other clouds with both management plane capabilities and the ability to drive containerised workloads and Azure services in other locations.


Azure Arc is a pivotal technology that opens up new opportunities for managing systems outside of the Azure public cloud. Azure Arc is comprised of three complimentary areas.

The three areas are:

  1. Azure Arc enabled Servers
  2. Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes
  3. Azure Arc enabled Data Services