# AlmaLinux OS in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

AlmaLinux offers images for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure across all OCI regions via the Oracle Cloud Marketplace (opens new window). Images are deployable for Regular, Shielded and ARM type instances via the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, Partner Image on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console and OCI CLI (opens new window). The images are completely free of charge regardless of the deployment channel.

# About Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Cloud Marketplace is an online store—a one-stop shop—selling hundreds of business apps and professional services that complement your existing Oracle Cloud implementation. All apps and services on the marketplace are offered by approved, registered, and expert partners and developers. Plus, Oracle has vetted, reviewed, and approved each product.

# Where to get the image and guidance steps

The official AlmaLinux OS 8 images is available for the x86_64 (opens new window) and AArch64 (opens new window) architecures on Oracle Cloud Marketplace (opens new window).

# Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console

In the Image and shape section, choose the image and shape. For instance: in the Image section, click Change image. Then, select Partner images as an Image source from the list.

# OCI CLI

You can easily deploy images using the OCI CLI (opens new window). You can list all available images and get the OCID of the image by running oci compute image list $OCID. You can then deploy by running oci compute instance launch --image-id. For a full range of options that are customizable from the CLI please check the OCI CLI Reference Docs (opens new window).

# How to Contribute

You can find more information about how these and other cloud images are built on our Cloud Images GitHub Repository (opens new window). Join our Cloud SIG on Mattermost (opens new window) to help out with the effort or for support. You can also discuss on our Cloud SIG Forum (opens new window) and AlmaLinux Community Reddit (opens new window).