Create a Recovery Services vault with advanced options

Last updated: 28-04-2021

This template creates a Recovery Services vault that will be used further for Backup and Site Recovery.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vaultName Name of the Vault
enableCRR Enable CRR (Works if vault has not registered any backup instance)
vaultStorageType Change Vault Storage Type (Works if vault has not registered any backup instance)
location Location for all resources.

Use the template

PowerShell

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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.recoveryservices/recovery-services-vault-create/azuredeploy.json
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 https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.recoveryservices/recovery-services-vault-create/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface