Documentation sample for multiNIC scenario.

Last updated: 22/08/2018

This template set creates a multi-tier IaaS scenario with a vnet, two subnets, multiple VMs in the front end and backend subnet, NSGs, and VMs with multiNIC int he backend.

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Parameter Name Description
vnetName Name for the new VNet.
backEndSubnetName Name for the back end subnet.
backEndNSGName Name for the NSG used to allow DB access, and block Internet.
remoteAccessNSGName Name for the NSG used to allow remote access.
osType Type of OS to use for VMs: Windows or Ubuntu.
adminUsername Username for local admin account.
adminPassword Password for local admin account.
dbCount Number of database VMs to be deployed to the backend end subnet.
parentRG Name of resource group containing vnet and front end resources.
location Location for all resources.

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
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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
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