This template creates a Standard D14 VM with 32 data disks attached. Using DSC they are automatically striped per best practices to get maximum IOPS and formatted into a single volume.
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|newStorageAccountName||The storage account where the VM and data disks will be created|
|adminUsername||The username of the initial account to be created|
|adminPassword||The password of the initial account to be created|
|sizeOfEachDataDiskInGB||There will be 32 data disks created of this size and then striped. The total capacity will be 32x whatever you specify here|
|dnsName||DNS name for the Public IP|
|vmName||The name of the VM resource|
|modulesUrl||URL for the DSC configuration module. NOTE: Can be a Github url(raw) to the zip file|
Use the template
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/301-vm-32-data-disks-high-iops/azuredeploy.jsonInstalling and configuring Azure PowerShell
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/301-vm-32-data-disks-high-iops/azuredeploy.jsonInstalling and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface