Azure Traffic Manager Demo Setup

Last updated: 6/2/2020

This template allows you to quickly deploy Azure Traffic Manager demo to test traffic distribution between different regions.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
dnsName Traffic Manager profile DNS name. Must be unique in .trafficmanager.net
primarylocation Location of the primary endpoint
secondarylocation Location of the secondary endpoint
trafficRoutingMethod Traffic routing methods available in Traffic Manager
adminUsername User name for the backend Web servers
adminPassword Password for the backend Web servers
_artifactsLocation The base URI where artifacts required by this template are located.
_artifactsLocationSasToken The sasToken required to access _artifactsLocation. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a sasToken will be automatically generated.
vmSize Location for all resources.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/traffic-manager-demo-setup/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

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 deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/traffic-manager-demo-setup/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface