Deploy HDInsight cluster with Storage and SSH password

Last updated: 9/9/2020

This template allows you to create a Linux-based Hadoop cluster in HDInsight and the dependent Azure Storage account. The SSH authentication method for the cluster is username and password. For a template using SSH public key authentication, see https://azure.microsoft.com/resources/templates/101-hdinsight-linux-ssh-publickey/

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
clusterName The name of the HDInsight cluster to create.
clusterType The type of the HDInsight cluster to create.
clusterLoginUserName These credentials can be used to submit jobs to the cluster and to log into cluster dashboards.
clusterLoginPassword The password must be at least 10 characters in length and must contain at least one digit, one upper case letter, one lower case letter, and one non-alphanumeric character except (single-quote, double-quote, backslash, right-bracket, full-stop). Also, the password must not contain 3 consecutive characters from the cluster username or SSH username.
sshUserName These credentials can be used to remotely access the cluster. The username cannot be admin.
sshPassword SSH password must be 6-72 characters long and must contain at least one digit, one upper case letter, and one lower case letter. It must not contain any 3 consecutive characters from the cluster login name
location Location for all resources.
HeadNodeVirtualMachineSize This is the headnode Azure Virtual Machine size, and will affect the cost. If you don't know, just leave the default value.
WorkerNodeVirtualMachineSize This is the worerdnode Azure Virtual Machine size, and will affect the cost. If you don't know, just leave the default value.

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/101-hdinsight-linux-ssh-password/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/101-hdinsight-linux-ssh-password/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface