Deploy a Windows scale set with MSI

Last updated: 14/09/2017

This template allows you to deploy a Windows scale set with MSI.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
adminUsername Username for the Virtual Machine.
adminPassword Password for the Virtual Machine.
windowsOSVersion The Windows version for the VM. This will pick a fully patched image of this given Windows version.
location The Location For the resources
vmSize The size of the VM to create
instanceCount Number of VM instances (100 or less).
overProvision Over Provision VMSS Instances
_artifactsLocation The base URI where artifacts required by this template are located. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a private location in the subscription will be used and this value will be automatically generated.
_artifactsLocationSasToken The sasToken required to access _artifactsLocation.

Use the template

PowerShell

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