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Azure Container Instances - NAV/BC with SQL Server and IIS

Last updated: 25-05-2018

Deploy a single Windows container with a fully featured self-contained Dynamics NAV / Dynamics 365 Business Central environment on Azure Container Instances.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
name Name for the container group
dnsPrefix The DNS label for the public IP address. It must be lowercase. It should match the following regular expression, or it will raise an error: ^[a-z][a-z0-9-]{1,61}[a-z0-9]$
letsEncryptMail The eMail address to be used when requesting a Let's Encrypt certificate
navRelease Before the colon: dynamics-nav for NAV or bcsandbox for Business Central. After the colon: Identifier for the specific release like 2018-cu4-de for NAV or de for BC. Possible values can be found at https://hub.docker.com/r/microsoft/dynamics-nav/tags/ or https://hub.docker.com/r/microsoft/bcsandbox/tags/
username Username for your NAV super user
password Password for your NAV/BC super user and your sa user on the database
cpuCores The number of CPU cores to allocate to the container
memoryInGb The amount of memory to allocate to the container in gigabytes. Provide a minimum of 2 as he container will include SQL Server and NAV NST
acceptEula Change to 'Y' to accept the end user license agreement available at https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=861843. This is necessary to successfully run the container
azurecontainerSuffix Please select the Azure container URL suffix for your current region. For the standard Azure cloud, this is azurecontainer.io
location Location for all resources.
_artifactsLocation The base URI where artifacts required by this template are located including a trailing '/'
_artifactsLocationSasToken The sasToken required to access _artifactsLocation. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a sasToken will be automatically generated. Use the defaultValue if the staging location is not secured.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-aci-dynamicsnav/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure 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/101-aci-dynamicsnav/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface