Azure Cosmos DB account SQL API with analytical store

Last updated: 5/18/2020

This template creates an Azure Cosmos account for Core (SQL) API with a database and container configured with autoscale and analytical store.

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Parameter Name Description
accountName Cosmos DB account name
location Location for the Cosmos DB account.
databaseName The name for the database
containerName The name for the container
partitionKeyPath The partition key for the container
throughputPolicy The throughput policy for the container
manualProvisionedThroughput Throughput value when using Manual Throughput Policy for the container
autoscaleMaxThroughput Maximum throughput when using Autoscale Throughput Policy for the container

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