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The Azure CLI provides tools for managing your Azure account.
Once you've installed, open a new command prompt and sign in to your Azure account by running the following command:
Once you've installed, open a new terminal and sign in to your Azure account by running the following command:
Kubernetes is a container orchestration platform. An orchestrator is responsible for running, distributing, scaling, and healing apps comprised of a collection of containers. Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) provides Kubernetes as a managed service.
Run the following command to install the command-line tools for AKS:
az aks install-cli
You may be alerted with recommendations to set system PATH variables. These are not required for this tutorial.