CentOS Data Science VM
Microsoft announced Deprecation of CentOS DSVM Images.
Then Ubuntu is the only Linux flavour in Data Science Virtual Machine .
CentOS is considered to be a more stable distribution compared to Ubuntu because package updates are less frequent. Also Enterprise Linux (CentOS) is considered more secure out of the box.
Depreciation notification - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/machine-learning/data-science-virtual-machine/reference-deprecation
Considering these facts we need a Data Science Virtual Machine image with CentOS Operating System , with latest version (CentOS 8)