Existing SQL Server credentials setup with Azure Key Vault

Last updated: 04-05-2016

This template setup or update on an existing SQL Server Virtual Machine on Azure with the credentials secured by Azure Key Vault

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Parameter Name Description
existingVirtualMachineName Existing SQL Server virtual machine name
sqlCredentialName SQL credential name to create on the SQL Server virtual machine
sqlAkvUrl Azure Key Vault URL
servicePrincipalName Azure Key Vault principal name or id
servicePrincipalSecret Azure Key Vault principal secret
location Location for all resources.

Use the template


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