Tag Archives: ARM

Azure PowerShell 1.0 Login-AzureRMAccount

Ever wondered what is the difference between Login-AzureRMAccount that got introduced with Azure PowerShell 1.0, and Add-AzureRMAccount? “Login-AzureRMAccount” is an alias for “Add-AzureRMAccount”. Please see it in the source code

Or with get-alias -Name Login-AzureRMAccount | Format-List -Property *    

Azure ARM Templates Tips and Tricks 3: Use complex objects to group related values together

As a natural consequence of nested templates, you will see passing parameter values down the line to the other templates is inevitable. So, instead of passing the related values as separate parameters, group them in a complex object once and pass them using the complex object. Example from the azuredeploy.json template, variables section: View the […]

Building Azure Resource Manager Templates – Couchbase special

It is amazing how technology can get old, and there is always a new shiny and wonderful thing that comes up in a short period of time. Here is yet another example, Microsoft Azure’s Resource Manager (ARM) Templates; Full Scale 180 had the opportunity to work on this exciting new way of deploying resources to […]

Calling Azure Resource Manager REST APIs

Often times, you may think, “hey mother of documentation for all things released on Azure is the REST API, and how do I access it?” Well, here is the solution. Let’s first start with high level. Get a REST client. You can use Fiddler, or Postman (a Google Chrome extension). Make sure you have an […]