PowerShell and Azure: AzureRM vs. Az

Earlier this year Microsoft announced the new Azure PowerShell Az Module. I recently encountered the following reminder when doing research:

The part that caught my attention is:

You can still use the AzureRM module, which will continue to receive bug fixes until at least December 2020.

from https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-quickstart-blobs-powershell#prerequisites

Consider this a 13-month heads-up…


Andy Leonard


Christian, husband, dad, grandpa, Data Philosopher, Data Engineer, Azure Data Factory, SSIS, and Biml guy. I was cloud before cloud was cool. :{>