Create two geo-replicated caches in a Virtual Network

Last updated: 23/01/2019

This template shows how to deploy two Premium tier Azure Cache for Redis instances into separate Virtual Networks and link them with geo-replication.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
location The location of the existing primary virtual network and new primary cache.
existingPrimaryVirtualNetworkResourceGroupName The name of the resource group of the existing primary virtual network.
existingPrimaryVirtualNetworkName The name of the existing primary virtual network.
existingPrimaryCacheSubnetName The name of the existing primary cache subnet.
newPrimaryCacheName The name of the new primary cache.
secondaryLocation The location of the existing secondary virtual network and new secondary cache.
existingSecondaryVirtualNetworkResourceGroupName The name of the resource group of the existing secondary virtual network.
existingSecondaryVirtualNetworkName The name of the existing secondary virtual network.
existingSecondaryCacheSubnetName The name of the existing secondary cache subnet.
newSecondaryCacheName The name of the new secondary cache.

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-redis-vnet-geo-replication/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-redis-vnet-geo-replication/azuredeploy.json
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