Is MS Windows OS desktop/computing device a must to make use of Azure?

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Or an emulated MS Windows OS, e.g. in Linux OS is ok for the use of Azure.

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  1. Michael Durkan 12,146 Reputation points MVP


    Do you mean a Windows Client OS to connect to Azure and perform admin functions? No, its not required - you can connect using Azure CLI that can be installed on Linux distros. The article below gives details:

    You can also use the PowerShell module if preferred:

    Hope this helps,


    Michael Durkan

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