Deploy an Openvpn Access Server

Last updated: 21/01/2016

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This template uses the Azure Linux CustomScript extension to deploy an openvpn access server. It creates an Ubuntu VM, does a silent install of openvpn access server, then make the basic server network settings: define the VPN Server Hostname to be the VM's public ip's DNS name

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
adminUsername User name for the Virtual Machine.
adminPassword Password for the Virtual Machine.
openvpnPassword Password for the openvpn user.
dnsNamePrefix DNS Name for the publicly accessible node. Must be lowercase. It should match with the following regular expression: ^[a-z][a-z0-9-]{1,61}[a-z0-9]$ or it will raise an error.
vmSize The size of the virtual machines used when provisioning
ubuntuOSVersion The Ubuntu version for the VM. This will pick a fully patched image of this given Ubuntu version. Allowed values: 12.04.5-LTS, 14.04.2-LTS, 15.10.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/openvpn-access-server-ubuntu/azuredeploy.json
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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/openvpn-access-server-ubuntu/azuredeploy.json
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