Deploy an Open-Source Parse Server with Docker

Last updated: 29-01-2016

This template allows you to deploy an Ubuntu VM with Docker installed (using the Docker Extension) and an Open Source Parse Server container created and configured to replace the (now sunset) Parse service.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vmSize The size of your virtual machine, running Docker, MongoDB, and Parse
parseAppId The application id to host with this server instance.
parseMasterKey The master key to use for overriding ACL security.
parseFileKey For migrated apps, this is necessary to provide access to files already hosted on Parse.
adminUsername Username for the Virtual Machine.
adminPassword Password for the Virtual Machine.
dnsLabelPrefix DNS Label for the Public IP. Must be lowercase. It should match with the following regular expression: ^[a-z][a-z0-9-]{1,61}[a-z0-9]$ or it will raise an error.

Use the template

PowerShell

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