Start-​Azure​Rm​HD​Insight​Job

Starts a defined Azure HDInsight job on a specified cluster.

Syntax

Start-AzureRmHDInsightJob
     [-ClusterName] <String>
     [-JobDefinition] <AzureHDInsightJobDefinition>
     [-HttpCredential] <PSCredential>
     [-ResourceGroupName <String>]
     [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Start-AzureRMHDInsightJob cmdlet starts a defined Azure HDInsight job on a specified cluster. This can be a MapReduce job, a Streaming MapReduce job, a Hive job, or a Pig job.

Examples

Example 1: Start a job on the specified cluster

PS C:\># Cluster info
PS C:\> $clusterName = "your-hadoop-001"
PS C:\> $clusterCreds = Get-Credential

# Hive job details
PS C:\> $statusFolder = "tempStatusFolder/"
PS C:\> $query = "SHOW TABLES"

PS C:\> New-AzureRmHDInsightHiveJobDefinition -StatusFolder $statusFolder `
            -Query $query `
        | Start-AzureRmHDInsightJob `
            -ClusterName $clusterName `
            -ClusterCredential $clusterCreds

This command starts a job on 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
-HttpCredential

Specifies the cluster login (HTTP) credentials for the cluster.

Type:PSCredential
Aliases:ClusterCredential
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-JobDefinition

Specifies the job to start on the Azure HDInsight cluster.

Type:AzureHDInsightJobDefinition
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-ResourceGroupName

Specifies the name of the resource group.

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