Remove-​Azure​HD​Insight​Cluster

Deletes an HDInsight cluster from a subscription.

Syntax

Remove-AzureHDInsightCluster
      [-Certificate <X509Certificate2>]
      [-Endpoint <Uri>]
      [-HostedService <String>]
      [-IgnoreSslErrors <Boolean>]
      -Name <String>
      [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
      [-Subscription <String>]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

This version of Azure PowerShell HDInsight is deprecated. These cmdlets will be removed by January 1, 2017. Please use the newer version of Azure PowerShell HDInsight.

For information about how to use the new HDInsight to create a cluster, see Create Linux-based clusters in HDInsight using Azure PowerShell (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/hdinsight-hadoop-create-linux-clusters-azure-powershell/). For information about how to submit jobs by using Azure PowerShell and other approaches, see Submit Hadoop jobs in HDInsight (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/hdinsight-submit-hadoop-jobs-programmatically/). For reference information about Azure PowerShell HDInsight, see Azure HDInsight Cmdlets (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt438705.aspx).

The Remove-AzureHDInsightCluster cmdlet deletes the specified HDInsight service cluster from a subscription. This operation also deletes any data stored in the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) on the cluster. Data stored in the associated Azure Storage account is not deleted.

Examples

Example 1: Remove a cluster

PS C:\>Remove-AzureHDInsightCluster -Name "HDICluster"

This command deletes the HDInsight cluster named HDICluster.

Required Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the HDInsight cluster to remove.

Type:String
Aliases:ClusterName, DnsName
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Certificate

Specifies the management certificate for an Azure subscription.

Type:X509Certificate2
Aliases:Cert
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Endpoint

Specifies the endpoint to use to connect to Azure. If you do not specify this parameter, this cmdlet uses the default endpoint.

Type:Uri
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-HostedService

Specifies the namespace of an HDInsight service if you do not want to use the default namespace.

Type:String
Aliases:CloudServiceName
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-IgnoreSslErrors

Indicates whether Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) errors are ignored.

Type:Boolean
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Profile

Specifies the Azure profile from which this cmdlet reads. If you do not specify a profile, this cmdlet reads from the local default profile.

Type:AzureSMProfile
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Subscription

Specifies the subscription account that contains the HDInsight cluster to remove.

Type:String
Aliases:Sub
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False