Create an IoT Hub and a Device to Cloud Consumer Group

Last updated: 11-03-2019

This template enables you to deploy an IoT Hub instance with device to cloud and cloud to device messaging configurations and a device to cloud consumer group.

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Parameter Name Description
iotHubName Specifies the name of the IoT Hub.
location Specifies the location for all resources.
skuName Specifies the IotHub SKU.
capacityUnits Specifies the number of provisioned IoT Hub units. Restricted to 1 unit for the F1 SKU. Can be set up to maximum number allowed for subscription.

Use the template


New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface