Create a Site-to-Site VPN Connection

by Chris
Last updated: 20/12/2016

This template allows you to create a Site-to-Site VPN Connection using Virtual Network Gateways

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vpnType Route based or policy based
localGatewayName Arbitrary name for gateway resource representing
localGatewayIpAddress Public IP of your StrongSwan Instance
localAddressPrefix CIDR block representing the address space of the OnPremise VPN network's Subnet
virtualNetworkName Arbitrary name for the Azure Virtual Network
azureVNetAddressPrefix CIDR block representing the address space of the Azure VNet
subnetName Arbitrary name for the Azure Subnet
subnetPrefix CIDR block for VM subnet, subset of azureVNetAddressPrefix address space
gatewaySubnetPrefix CIDR block for gateway subnet, subset of azureVNetAddressPrefix address space
gatewayPublicIPName Arbitrary name for public IP resource used for the new azure gateway
gatewayName Arbitrary name for the new gateway
gatewaySku The Sku of the Gateway. This must be one of Basic, Standard or HighPerformance.
connectionName Arbitrary name for the new connection between Azure VNet and other network
sharedKey Shared key (PSK) for IPSec tunnel

Use the template

PowerShell
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-site-to-site-vpn-create/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-site-to-site-vpn-create/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface