Azure Cloud Automation Quickstart Series: Building a Web Server

Our Azure Cloud Automation Quickstart series is a step-by-step guide to stand up a functioning web server through the Azure portal. Each article provides detailed instructions with images so you can easily understand the manual steps involved, and provides simplified alternatives to deploy a web server in Azure.

Azure Cloud Automation Series - how to create a resource group, virtual network, and subnet

The first blog in our series provides instructions on how to configure the resource group, virtual network, and subnet.


The second blog in our series provides instructions on how to configure a network security group.


In the third blog in our series, we create a virtual machine and setup NGINX with cloud-init.


In the bonus blog in our series, we add variables to customize our Blueprint.


By the end of the series you will have a thorough understanding of how to deploy a web server in the Azure portal.

And for another great resource, check out our latest step by step guide on “How to deploy an Application Gateway in Azure“.

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