Deploy HDInsight cluster with existing default storage

Last updated: 02/08/2017

This template allows you to create an Hadoop cluster in HDInsight. The cluster uses an existing storage account as the default storage accout.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
clusterName The name of the HDInsight cluster to create.
clusterType The type of the HDInsight cluster to create.
clusterVersion The type of the HDInsight cluster to create.
clusterLoginUserName These credentials can be used to submit jobs to the cluster and to log into cluster dashboards.
clusterLoginPassword The password must be at least 10 characters in length and must contain at least one digit, one non-alphanumeric character, and one upper or lower case letter.
sshUserName These credentials can be used to remotely access the cluster.
sshPassword The password must be at least 10 characters in length and must contain at least one digit, one non-alphanumeric character, and one upper or lower case letter.
defaultStorageAccountName The short name of the default Azure storage account name. This account needs to be secure transfer enabled.
defaultStorageAccountKey The key of the default storage account.
defaultContainerName The name of the existing Azure blob storage container.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-hdinsight-linux-with-existing-default-storage-account/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-hdinsight-linux-with-existing-default-storage-account/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface