This template allows you to deploy a simple VM Scale Set of Linux VMs using the latest patched version of Ubuntu Linux 14.04.4-LTS or 16.04-LTS. These VMs are behind a load balancer with NAT rules for ssh connections.
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|location||Location for the VM, only certain regions support Availability Zones.|
|adminUsername||Admin username on all VMs.|
|adminPassword||Admin password on all VMs.|
|ubuntuOSVersion||The Ubuntu version for the VM. This will pick a fully patched image of this given Ubuntu version. Allowed values are: 14.04.4-LTS, 16.04-LTS.|
|vmssName||String used as a base for naming resources. Must be 3-61 characters in length and globally unique across Azure. A hash is prepended to this string for some resources, and resource-specific information is appended.|
|instanceCount||Number of VM instances (100 or less).|
Use the template
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-vmss-linux-nat-zones/azuredeploy.jsonInstall and configure Azure PowerShell
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/201-vmss-linux-nat-zones/azuredeploy.jsonInstall and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface