This topic lists the machine types and operating systems supported by Confidential VM.
Supported machine types
Confidential VM supports Compute Engine machine types in the following series:
Learn more about Compute Engine machine series.
Supported CPU platforms
Confidential VM supports the following CPU platforms.
- AMD EPYC Rome
- AMD EPYC Milan
Learn more about CPU platforms.
Supported operating systems
For the available Confidential VM operating system images, see Operating system details. Find your distribution of choice, and then click the Security features tab to check if Confidential VM is supported.
Alternatively, you can
view supported operating system images with a
or create your own Linux image.
View supported operating system images with gcloud
You can list the supported operating system images, their image families, and their versions by running the following command:
gcloud compute images list \ --filter="guestOsFeatures.type:(SEV_CAPABLE)"
To limit the results to a specific image family, project, or other text provided
in the previous command's response, use the
--filter flag, and replace
FILTER with a partial text match:
gcloud compute images list \ --filter="guestOsFeatures.type:(SEV_CAPABLE)" \ --filter=FILTER
To view details about a specific image, run the following command using details from the responses of the previous commands:
gcloud compute images describe IMAGE_NAME \ --project=IMAGE_PROJECT
Learn how to view the operating system images supported by Confidential VM.
Learn how to import a custom image for Confidential VM.
Learn how to specify a minimum CPU platform.