Create an IoT Hub and a Device to Cloud Consumer Group

Last updated: 11/10/2019

This template enables you to deploy an IoT Hub instance with device to cloud and cloud to device messaging configurations and a device to cloud consumer group.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
iotHubName Specifies the name of the IoT Hub.
location Location for all resources.
skuName Specifies the IotHub SKU.
capacityUnits Specifies the number of provisioned IoT Hub units. Restricted to 1 unit for the F1 SKU. Can be set up to maximum number allowed for subscription.

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-iothub-with-consumergroup-create/azuredeploy.json
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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-iothub-with-consumergroup-create/azuredeploy.json
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