Azure Batch Python Quickstart

Last updated: 1/8/2019
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A basic Python application that introduces Batch features such as pools, nodes, jobs, tasks, and interaction with Storage. Each task writes a text file to standard output.

For details and explanation, see the accompanying article Run your first Batch job with the Python API.


  • Azure Batch account and linked general-purpose Azure Storage account
  • Python 2.7 or 3.3 or later including pip


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