Create a Redis Cache using a template

Last updated: 7/25/2020

This template creates an Azure Redis Cache with diagnostics data kept in a storage account.

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Parameter Name Description
redisCacheName The name of the Azure Redis Cache to create.
redisCacheSKU The pricing tier of the new Azure Redis Cache.
redisCacheFamily The family for the sku.
redisCacheCapacity The size of the new Azure Redis Cache instance.
enableNonSslPort A boolean value that indicates whether to allow access via non-SSL ports.
diagnosticsEnabled A value that indicates whether diagnostics should be saved to the specified storage account.
existingDiagnosticsStorageAccountId Existing storage account for diagnostics.
location Location of all resources

Use the template


New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface