Review the features and tools for Azure Cloud Shell

Microsoft Entra ID
Azure Cloud Shell
Azure PowerShell
Azure Virtual Machines
Microsoft 365

This module covers Azure Cloud Shell and its features.

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this module, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe Azure Cloud Shell.
  • Describe features and tools for Azure Cloud Shell.
  • Use Azure Cloud Shell.


  • Familiarity with Windows networking technologies and implementation
  • Familiarity with Windows Server administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • Familiarity with Windows PowerShell and its commands to perform specific tasks
  • Familiarity with PowerShell cmdlets used for system administration tasks related to Active Directory, network configuration, server administration, and Windows 10 device administration
  • Familiarity with Windows PowerShell pipeline, PowerShell providers, and PowerShell drives
  • Familiarity with CIM and WMI technologies
  • Familiarity to use variables, arrays, hash tables, and scripting constructs in Windows PowerShell
  • Familiarity to administer remote computers with Windows PowerShell