ARMDeploy

1.0.22

A collection of fuctions to simplify and facilitate common tasks that are required for automated deployments to Azure using a combinatin of PowerShell scripts and ARM templates.
The following features are implemented as functions of this module. Please note that the "Az" module is a required dependency for this module.

1. Create a new script header for console and
A collection of fuctions to simplify and facilitate common tasks that are required for automated deployments to Azure using a combinatin of PowerShell scripts and ARM templates.
The following features are implemented as functions of this module. Please note that the "Az" module is a required dependency for this module.

1. Create a new script header for console and log output.
2. Install the required modules from https://powershellgallery.com/ and import them into the current session.
3. Remove the legacy AzureRM module from the current system.
4. Create a new DSC artificats archive for uploading and staging to an Azure storage account.
5. Authenticate to and set the context for a specified Azure Subscription
6. Specify a fully qualified domain name of the Acitive Directory Domain Services domain to be built in Azure when the IaaS  domain controllers are deployed.
7. Upload ARM Templates and DSC artificats to Azure Storge to stage for deployment
8. Create a random string to use for storage accounts, public IP address DNS lables or log analytics workspace name that require globally unique DNS A records.
9. Associate NSGs to their desired subnets.
10. Creates a random password for a credential to create and log into a virtual machine in Azure.
11. Installs a specific version of the Az.Storage module (2.1.0) due to a breaking change with later versions when uploading artifacts to blob storage.

Minimum PowerShell version

5.1

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name ARMDeploy

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Author(s)

Preston K. Parsard

Copyright

(c) 2020 Preston K. Parsard. All rights reserved.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.0.22 (current version) 519 10/12/2020
1.0.21 3 10/4/2020
1.0.16 408 2/18/2020
1.0.15 7 2/18/2020
1.0.14 13 2/5/2020
1.0.13 10 1/26/2020
1.0.12 7 1/26/2020
1.0.11 7 1/26/2020
1.0.10 9 1/25/2020
1.0.8 7 1/23/2020
1.0.7 6 1/23/2020
1.0.6 6 1/23/2020
1.0.5 6 1/23/2020
1.0.4 6 1/23/2020