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Create Azure Web PubSub by using Bicep

Last updated: 10/06/2022

Azure Web PubSub Service helps you build real-time messaging web applications using WebSockets and the publish-subscribe pattern. This uses Bicep language to create and configure a Web PubSub resource. You can use this template to conveniently deploy Web PubSub for a tutorial or testing, or as a building block for more complex deployments with Web PubSub.

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Parameter Name Description
wpsName The name for your new Web PubSub instance.
Location The region in which to create the new instance, defaults to the same location as the resource group.
UnitCount Unit count
Sku SKU name
PricingTier Pricing tier

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
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

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
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface