Front Door Premium with Azure Functions and Private Link

Last updated: 18-05-2021

This template creates a Front Door Premium (Preview) and an Azure Functions app, and uses a private endpoint for Front Door to send traffic to the function app.

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Parameter Name Description
location The location into which regionally scoped resources should be deployed. Note that Front Door is a global resource. When using Private Link origins with Front Door Premium during the preview period, there is a limited set of regions available for use. See for more details.
appName The name of the Azure Functins application to create. This must be globally unique.
functionAppServicePlanSkuName The SKU name to use for Azure Functions. This must be a SKU that is compatible with private endpoints, i.e. EP1 or better.
frontDoorEndpointName The name of the Front Door endpoint to create. This must be globally unique.

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

Command line

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 deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface