Existing SQL Server Auto Patching setup

Last updated: 5/4/2016

This template setup or update on an existing SQL Server Virtual Machine on Azure with the Auto Patching Configuration

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Parameter Name Description
existingVirtualMachineName Existing SQL Server virtual machine name
sqlAutopatchingDayOfWeek SQL Server Auto Patching Day of A Week
sqlAutopatchingStartHour SQL Server Auto Patching Starting Hour
sqlAutopatchingWindowDuration SQL Server Auto Patching Duration Window in minutes

Use the template


New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-vm-sql-existing-autopatching-update/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/101-vm-sql-existing-autopatching-update/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface