This template shows how to create an Azure Traffic Manager profile load-balancing across multiple virtual machines placed in Availability Zones.
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|location||Location for the VM, only certain regions support zones during preview.|
|trafficManagerDnsName||Relative DNS name for the traffic manager profile, resulting FQDN will be <uniqueDnsName>.trafficmanager.net, must be globally unique.|
|adminUsername||User name for the Virtual Machines.|
|publicIpDnsName||Relative DNS Name for the Public IPs used to access the Virtual Machines, must be globally unique. An index will be appended for each instance.|
|numberOfVms||Number of VMs to provision|
|authenticationType||Type of authentication to use on the Virtual Machine. SSH key is recommended.|
|adminPasswordOrKey||SSH Key or password for the Virtual Machine. SSH key is recommended.|
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/201-traffic-manager-vm-zones/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/201-traffic-manager-vm-zones/azuredeploy.json