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Azure Storage Account Encryption with customer-managed key

Last updated: 2021-10-15

This template deploys a Storage Account with a customer-managed key for encryption that's generated and placed inside a Key Vault.

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Parameter Name Description
location The location into which the resources should be deployed.
tenantId The Tenant Id that should be used throughout the deployment.
userAssignedIdentityName The name of the User Assigned Identity.
keyVaultName The name of the Key Vault.
keyVaultKeyName Name of the key in the Key Vault
storageAccountName The name of the Storage Account

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
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
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface