This template allows you to deploy multiple VM Scale Sets of Windows VMs.
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|adminUsername||Admin username for all VMs|
|adminPassword||Admin password for all VMs|
|numberOfVMSS||Number of VMSSes to deploy|
|singlePlacementGroup||Documentation here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machine-scale-sets/virtual-machine-scale-sets-placement-groups|
|instanceCountPerVMSS||Number of VM instances per scale set; if singlePlacementGroup is true (the default), then this value must be 100 or less; if singlePlacementGroup is false, then this value must be 1000 or less|
|_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. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a sasToken will be automatically generated.|
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 deploymentInstall and configure Azure PowerShell
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.compute/multi-vmss-windows/azuredeploy.json
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 deploymentInstall and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.compute/multi-vmss-windows/azuredeploy.json