Create a web app on Azure with Python enabled

Last updated: 5/25/2016

This template creates a web app on azure with Python enabled allowing you to run Python applications in Azure. Template was authored by Donovan Brown of Microsoft.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
hostingPlanName Name of the hosting plan to use in Azure.
webSiteName Name of the Azure Web app to create.
skuName Describes plan's pricing tier and instance size. Check details at https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/pricing/details/app-service/
skuCapacity Describes plan's instance count

Use the template

PowerShell

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