Azure Kubernetes Fundamentals: My Development Tools

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is an orchestrating engine to run multiple containerized applications in a cluster. It is currently growing in the developer and cloud engineering community and gainer more adoption in the enterprise. Learning and working with AKS has known to have a steep learning curve. There are many parts and pieces to get …

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ARM Templates Fundamentals: My Development Workflow

Objective: To show my own experience and development workflow for building out infrastructure-as-code with Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates. My hope is that for novices this provides some insight and starting point to develop your own workflow. My Infrastructure as code workflow: 1. Setup a development azure subscription and resource group for your ARM deployment. …

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ARM Templates Fundamentals: My Development Tools

Azure ARM Templates provides the ability to deploy azure resource infrastructure in a repeatable, declarative and repeatable state. It is infrastructure-as-code. For those getting started and wondering what they need to build your tool belt, I will share what my tool belt and development process look like. My Software and tools My operating system is …

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ARM Template Error & Fix: Invalid Template … The resource referenced in output is not defined in the template

This articles assume you have a good working knowledge of ARM linked templates. Background: I am deploying a SQL Server resource arm template through a linked template. I want to get the values of the output of this linked template to pass into as values into properties of the azure website resource in the main …

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How to get the Secret from an Output of an Azure Key Vault ARM Template Deployment to the Main ARM Template

The Scenario I have a set of ARM templates that deploys an azure app service solution with Azure Key Vault and a secret value. The main template is calling out via the linked template resource reference to the Key Vault resource template. ... snippet ... }, "resources": [ { "apiVersion": "2018-05-01", "name": "linkedTemplate-keyvault", "type": "Microsoft.Resources/deployments", …

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Linked ARM Templates for a Multi Resource Azure Solution

When deploying a set of azure resources using Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates in a single file can leave with a large json file that can be difficult to manage and maintain. To employ modularity and reuse, you can break out azure resources into its own ARM template and have an ARM template link or …

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