Azure Container Instances - container with secure envVar

Last updated: 31/05/2018

Deploy a Linux container that has a secure environment variable using Azure Container Instances.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
containergroupname Name for the container group
containername Name for the container
imagename Name for the image
port Port to open on the container and the public IP address.
cpuCores The number of CPU cores to allocate to the container.
memoryInGB The amount of memory to allocate to the container in gigabytes.
environmentVariableName The environment variable name.
environmentVariableValue The environment variable value.
location The location in which the resources will be created.

Use the template

PowerShell

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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-aci-linuxcontainer-secure-environmentvariables/azuredeploy.json
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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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-aci-linuxcontainer-secure-environmentvariables/azuredeploy.json
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