Remove-​Azure​Rm​HD​Insight​Cluster

Removes the specified HDInsight cluster from the current subscription.

Syntax

Remove-AzureRmHDInsightCluster
      [-ClusterName] <String>
      [-ResourceGroupName <String>]
      [-InformationAction <ActionPreference>]
      [-InformationVariable <String>]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-AzureRmHDInsightCluster cmdlet removes 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. Data stored in external metastores is not deleted.

Examples

Example 1: Delete an Azure HDInsight cluster

PS C:\>Remove-AzureRmHDInsightCluster -ClusterName "your-hadoop-001"

This command removes the cluster named your-hadoop-001.

Required Parameters

-ClusterName

Specifies the name of the cluster.

Type:String
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-InformationAction

Specifies how this cmdlet responds to an information event.The acceptable values for this parameter are:- Continue

  • Ignore
  • Inquire
  • SilentlyContinue
  • Stop
  • Suspend
Type:ActionPreference
Aliases:infa
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InformationVariable

Specifies an information variable.

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

Specifies the name of the resource group.

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