Deploy a new SQL Elastic Pool

Last updated: 1/23/2017

This template allows you to deploy a new SQL Elastic Pool with its new associated SQL Server and new SQL Databases to assign to it.

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Parameter Name Description
administratorLogin The SQL Server administrator login
administratorLoginPassword The SQL Server administrator login password.
serverName The SQL Server name.
elasticPoolName The Elastic Pool name.
edition The Elastic Pool edition.
poolDtu The Elastic Pool DTU.
databaseDtuMin The Elastic Pool database DTU min.
databaseDtuMax The Elastic Pool database DTU max.
databasesNames The SQL Databases names.
databaseCollation The SQL Database collation.
location Location for all resources.

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