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NSG Flow Logs with traffic analytics

Last updated: 2021-10-05

This template creates a NSG Flow log on an existing NSG with traffic analytics

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
flowlogName Flow Log name
location Flow Log location
networkWatcherName Network Watcher name
networkWatcherResourceGroup Network Watcher Resource Group
existingNsgId Network Security Group resource id
existingFlowLogStorageAccountId Storage account resource id
logAnalyticsWorkspaceId Log analytics workspace resource id

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/quickstarts/microsoft.network/nsg-flow-logs-with-traffic-analytics/azuredeploy.json
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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.network/nsg-flow-logs-with-traffic-analytics/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface