This template creates an ubuntu desktop machine. This works great for use as a jumpbox behind a NAT.
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|newStorageAccountName||Unique DNS Name Prefix for the Storage Account where the Virtual Machine's disks will be placed. StorageAccounts may contain at most variables('vmsPerStorageAccount')|
|adminUsername||User name for the Virtual Machine.|
|dnsNameForPublicIP||Unique DNS Name for the Public IP used to access the Virtual Machine.|
|vmSize||The VM role size of the jump box|
|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/ubuntu-desktop-gnome/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/ubuntu-desktop-gnome/azuredeploy.json