Amazon EKS optimized Windows AMIs - Amazon EKS

Amazon EKS optimized Windows AMIs

The Amazon EKS optimized AMI is built on top of Windows Server 2019, and is configured to serve as the base image for Amazon EKS nodes. The AMI is configured to work with Amazon EKS out of the box, and it includes Docker, kubelet , and the AWS IAM Authenticator.

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You can track security or privacy events for Windows Server with the Microsoft security update guide.

The AMI IDs for the latest Amazon EKS optimized AMI are shown in the following table. Windows Server 2019 is a Long-Term Servicing Channel (LTSC) release and Windows Server, versions 1909 and 2004 are Semi-Annual Channel (SAC) releases. For more information, see Windows Server servicing channels: LTSC and SAC in the Microsoft documentation. You can also retrieve the IDs with an AWS Systems Manager parameter using different tools. For more information, see Retrieving Amazon EKS optimized Windows AMI IDs.

Kubernetes version 1.17.9
Region Windows Server 2019 Full Windows Server 2019 Core Windows Server 1909 Core Windows Server 2004 Core
US East (Ohio) (us-east-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US East (N. Virginia) (us-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (Oregon) (us-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (N. California) (us-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Africa (Cape Town) (af-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) (ap-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) (ap-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) (ap-northeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Seoul) (ap-northeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Singapore) (ap-southeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Sydney) (ap-southeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Canada (Central) (ca-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Beijing) (cn-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Ningxia) (cn-northwest-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Frankfurt) (eu-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Ireland) (eu-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (London) (eu-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Milan) (eu-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Paris) (eu-west-3) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Stockholm) (eu-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Middle East (Bahrain) (me-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
South America (São Paulo) (sa-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-East) (us-gov-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-West) (us-gov-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Kubernetes version 1.16.13
Region Windows Server 2019 Full Windows Server 2019 Core Windows Server 1909 Core Windows Server 2004 Core
US East (Ohio) (us-east-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US East (N. Virginia) (us-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (Oregon) (us-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (N. California) (us-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Africa (Cape Town) (af-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) (ap-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) (ap-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) (ap-northeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Seoul) (ap-northeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Singapore) (ap-southeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Sydney) (ap-southeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Canada (Central) (ca-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Beijing) (cn-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Ningxia) (cn-northwest-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Frankfurt) (eu-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Ireland) (eu-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (London) (eu-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Milan) (eu-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Paris) (eu-west-3) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Stockholm) (eu-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Middle East (Bahrain) (me-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
South America (São Paulo) (sa-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-East) (us-gov-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-West) (us-gov-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Kubernetes version 1.15.11
Region Windows Server 2019 Full Windows Server 2019 Core Windows Server 1909 Core Windows Server 2004 Core
US East (Ohio) (us-east-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US East (N. Virginia) (us-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (Oregon) (us-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (N. California) (us-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Africa (Cape Town) (af-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) (ap-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) (ap-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) (ap-northeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Seoul) (ap-northeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Singapore) (ap-southeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Sydney) (ap-southeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Canada (Central) (ca-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Beijing) (cn-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Ningxia) (cn-northwest-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Frankfurt) (eu-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Ireland) (eu-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (London) (eu-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Milan) (eu-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Paris) (eu-west-3) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Stockholm) (eu-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Middle East (Bahrain) (me-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
South America (São Paulo) (sa-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-East) (us-gov-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-West) (us-gov-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Kubernetes version 1.14.9
Region Windows Server 2019 Full Windows Server 2019 Core Windows Server 1909 Core Windows Server 2004 Core
US East (Ohio) (us-east-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US East (N. Virginia) (us-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (Oregon) (us-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
US West (N. California) (us-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Africa (Cape Town) (af-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) (ap-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) (ap-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) (ap-northeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Seoul) (ap-northeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Singapore) (ap-southeast-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Asia Pacific (Sydney) (ap-southeast-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Canada (Central) (ca-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Beijing) (cn-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
China (Ningxia) (cn-northwest-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Frankfurt) (eu-central-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Ireland) (eu-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (London) (eu-west-2) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Milan) (eu-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Paris) (eu-west-3) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Europe (Stockholm) (eu-north-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
Middle East (Bahrain) (me-south-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
South America (São Paulo) (sa-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-East) (us-gov-east-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID
AWS GovCloud (US-West) (us-gov-west-1) View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID View AMI ID