Create an on-demand SFTP Server with persistent storage

Last updated: 2/11/2018

This template demonstrates an on-demand SFTP server using an Azure Container Instance (ACI).

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
storageAccountType Storage account type
fileShareName Name of file share to be created
sftpUser Username to use for SFTP access
sftpPassword Password to use for SFTP access
location Primary location for resources

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-sftp-files/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring 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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-aci-sftp-files/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface