Azure PowerShell is a scripting environment that can be used to automate the deployment and management of your workloads in Azure from a remote machine such as your laptop. You can download and install this component on any Windows machine, using the link http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=320376.
The HDInsight Emulator installation includes the Azure PowerShell component.
In this section, we will use Azure PowerShell from the local Windows laptop to the Azure cloud subscription. Perform the following the steps to access Azure Blob storage using Azure PowerShell: