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Deploy Windows VM configure windows featurtes SSL DSC

Last updated: 12/7/2016

This template allows you to deploy a Windows VM, configure windows features like IIS/Web Role, .Net, Custom loggin, windows auth, application initialization, download application deployment packages, URL Rewrite & SSL configuration using DSC and Azure Key Vault

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Parameter Name Description
appStorageType Set this value for the storage account type
appVMName Set this value for the VM name
appVMAdminUserName Set this value for the VM admin user name
appVMAdminPassword Set this value for the VM admin user password
appVMWindowsOSVersion Set this value for the VM Windows OS Version
appPublicIPDnsName Set this value for the dns name of the public ip
appDSCUpdateTagVersion This value must be changed from a previous deployment to ensure the extension will run
appWebPackage Set this value for the signed uri to download the deployment package
appVMVmSize Set this value for the VM size
_artifactsLocation Auto-generated container in staging storage account to receive post-build staging folder upload
_artifactsLocationSasToken Auto-generated token to access _artifactsLocation
vaultName The Azure Key vault where SSL certificates are stored
vaultResourceGroup Resource Group of the key vault
httpssecretUrlWithVersion full Key Vault Id to the secret that stores the SSL cert
httpssecretCaUrlWithVersion full Key Vault Id to the secret that stores the CA cert
certificateStore name of the certificate key secret
certificateDomain name of the domain the certificate is created for

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