Deploy an Autoscale Setting for App Service Plan

Last updated: 17-09-2017

This template allows you to deploy an autoscale policy for Azure AppService Plan resource.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
svcPlanName The name of the App Service plan.
sku The pricing tier for the App Service plan.
svcPlanSize The instance size of the app.
minimumCapacity The minimum capacity. Autoscale engine will ensure the instance count is at least this value.
maximumCapacity The maximum capacity. Autoscale engine will ensure the instance count is not greater than this value.
defaultCapacity The default capacity. Autoscale engine will preventively set the instance count to be this value if it can not find any metric data.
metricName The metric name.
metricThresholdToScaleOut The metric upper threshold. If the metric value is above this threshold then autoscale engine will initiate scale out action.
metricThresholdToScaleIn The metric lower threshold. If the metric value is below this threshold then autoscale engine will initiate scale in action.
changePercentScaleOut The percentage to increase the instance count when autoscale engine is initiating scale out action.
changePercentScaleIn The percentage to decrease the instance count when autoscale engine is initiating scale in action.
autoscaleEnabled A boolean to indicate whether the autoscale policy is enabled or disabled.

Use the template

PowerShell

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