Azure Traffic Manager VM example

Last updated: 3/21/2016

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This template shows how to create an Azure Traffic Manager profile load-balancing across multiple virtual machines.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
uniqueDnsName Relative DNS name for the traffic manager profile, resulting FQDN will be <uniqueDnsName>.trafficmanager.net, must be globally unique.
adminUsername User name for the Virtual Machines.
adminPassword Password for the Virtual Machines.
uniqueDnsNameForPublicIP Relative DNS Name for the Public IPs used to access the Virtual Machines, must be globally unique. An index will be appended for each instance.
ubuntuOSVersion The Ubuntu version for the VM. This will pick a fully patched image of this given Ubuntu version. Allowed values: 12.04.5-LTS, 14.04.2-LTS, 15.10.

Use the template

PowerShell
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-traffic-manager-vm/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/201-traffic-manager-vm/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface