This template shows how to create a DNS server that forwards queries to Azure's internal DNS servers. This is useful for setting up DNS resultion between virtual networks (as described in https://azure.microsoft.com/documentation/articles/virtual-networks-name-resolution-for-vms-and-role-instances/).
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|vmName||Name of the Virtual Machine.|
|adminUsername||User name for the Virtual Machine.|
|storageAccName||The name of the storage account for diagnostics. Storage account names must be globally unique.|
|forwardIP||This is the IP address to forward DNS queries to. The default value represents Azure's internal DNS recursive resolvers.|
|location||Location for all resources.|
|authenticationType||Type of authentication to use on the Virtual Machine. SSH key is recommended.|
|adminPasswordOrKey||SSH Key or password for the Virtual Machine. SSH key is recommended.|
Use the template
New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deploymentInstall and configure Azure PowerShell
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/301-dns-forwarder/azuredeploy.json
az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deploymentInstall and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/301-dns-forwarder/azuredeploy.json