Creates an Azure service alert

Last updated: 19/05/2016

This template creates an Azure service health alert that optionally sends emails to service administrators and specified email addresses in the event of cerain Azure service outages.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
alertName Name of alert
alertDescription Description of alert
status Description of alert
isEnabled Specifies whether alerts are enabled
sendToServiceOwners Specifies whether alerts are sent to service owners
customEmailAddresses Comma-delimited email addresses where the alerts are also sent

Use the template

PowerShell
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-insights-alertrules-servicehealth/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/201-insights-alertrules-servicehealth/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface

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