Azure Container Instances - MS NAV with SQL Server and IIS

Last updated: 11/21/2017

Deploy a single Windows container with a fully featured self-contained Dynamics NAV environment on Azure Container Instances.

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Parameter Name Description
name Name for the container group
navRelease After the colon: Identifier for the NAV release like 2017-cu11-de or devpreview-finus (always keep 'microsoft/dynamics-nav:'). Possible values can be found at
username Username for your NAV super user
password Password for your NAV super user and your sa user on the database
cpuCores The number of CPU cores to allocate to the container
memoryInGb The amount of memory to allocate to the container in gigabytes. Provide a minimum of 2 as he container will include SQL Server and NAV NST
acceptEula Change to 'Y' to accept the end user license agreement available at This is necessary to successfully run the container

Use the template


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

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface