One of the first things we should discuss when working with the AdminService is reading data. For the most part this is pretty straight forward and some of the operators are very similar to PowerShell. In this post we'll discuss the basics of OData conventions (what the AdminService is based off) and how to get the data that your heart desires.
Inside the four walls of your network, access to the AdminService is managed by RBAC. However, there are a few options when you expose the AdminService through the Cloud Management Gateway which you should consider.