Create Front Door with caching enabled for certain routes

Last updated: 25/09/2018

This template creates a Front Door with caching enabled for the defined routing configuration thus caching any static assets for your workload.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
dynamicCompression Whether to use dynamic compression for cached content.
frontDoorName The name of the frontdoor resource.
backendPools1 Details of the backend pool 1 for the Azure Front Door
backendPools2 Details of the backend pool 2 for the Azure Front Door

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/201-front-door-create-caching/azuredeploy.json
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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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-front-door-create-caching/azuredeploy.json
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