With organizations pushing more and more services to the cloud, it’s important that automators understand how to work there. Luckily, thanks to PowerShell’s modules, and its ability to work with just about any API, working in the cloud is a breeze. In this and the next chapter, I’ll show you how to use PowerShell to automate tasks; in this chapter, you’ll work with Microsoft Azure, and in the next, with Amazon Web Services.


If you’ll be running the code in this chapter, I make a few assumptions about your environment. The first is that you have a Microsoft Azure subscription set up. You’ll be working with real ...

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