MC289245: Azure Cloud shell in Microsoft Teams Admin Center

This new feature will enable you to open Azure Cloud Shell inline and run PowerShell scripts from within Teams admin center. The Azure Cloud Shell is an interactive, authenticated, browser-accessible shell for managing admin center resources. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 82708.

Admins can open Azure cloud shell from Teams admin center inline and run powershell scripts from browser.

MC289245: Azure Cloud shell in Microsoft Teams Admin Center

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft Teams

When this will happen

We will begin rolling this out to Teams Admin Center in mid-October and expect to complete rollout by end October.

How this will affect your organization

You’ll be able to activate the Cloud shell by logging into Teams admin center, clicking on the Cloud Shell icon from the header and benefit from features like;

  • Browser based shell experience
  • Authenticated and configured Azure workstation
  • Encryption at rest

What you need to do to prepare

You might want to notify your Teams administrators about this new capability and update your training and documentation as appropriate.

Message ID: MC289245
Published: 04 October 2021
Updated: 04 October 2021
Effective: October 11, 2021