Microsoft.Devices IotHubs 2019-03-22

The IotHubs resource type can be deployed to: Resource groups.

To learn about resource group deployments, see Bicep or ARM template.

Template format

To create a Microsoft.Devices/IotHubs resource, add the following Bicep or JSON to your template.

resource symbolicname 'Microsoft.Devices/IotHubs@2019-03-22' = {
  name: 'string'
  location: 'string'
  tags: {
    tagName1: 'tagValue1'
    tagName2: 'tagValue2'
  }
  sku: {
    capacity: int
    name: 'string'
  }
  etag: 'string'
  properties: {
    authorizationPolicies: [
      {
        keyName: 'string'
        primaryKey: 'string'
        rights: 'string'
        secondaryKey: 'string'
      }
    ]
    cloudToDevice: {
      defaultTtlAsIso8601: 'string'
      feedback: {
        lockDurationAsIso8601: 'string'
        maxDeliveryCount: int
        ttlAsIso8601: 'string'
      }
      maxDeliveryCount: int
    }
    comments: 'string'
    enableFileUploadNotifications: bool
    eventHubEndpoints: {}
    features: 'string'
    ipFilterRules: [
      {
        action: 'string'
        filterName: 'string'
        ipMask: 'string'
      }
    ]
    messagingEndpoints: {}
    routing: {
      endpoints: {
        eventHubs: [
          {
            connectionString: 'string'
            name: 'string'
            resourceGroup: 'string'
            subscriptionId: 'string'
          }
        ]
        serviceBusQueues: [
          {
            connectionString: 'string'
            name: 'string'
            resourceGroup: 'string'
            subscriptionId: 'string'
          }
        ]
        serviceBusTopics: [
          {
            connectionString: 'string'
            name: 'string'
            resourceGroup: 'string'
            subscriptionId: 'string'
          }
        ]
        storageContainers: [
          {
            batchFrequencyInSeconds: int
            connectionString: 'string'
            containerName: 'string'
            encoding: 'string'
            fileNameFormat: 'string'
            maxChunkSizeInBytes: int
            name: 'string'
            resourceGroup: 'string'
            subscriptionId: 'string'
          }
        ]
      }
      fallbackRoute: {
        condition: 'string'
        endpointNames: [ 'string' ]
        isEnabled: bool
        name: 'string'
        source: 'string'
      }
      routes: [
        {
          condition: 'string'
          endpointNames: [ 'string' ]
          isEnabled: bool
          name: 'string'
          source: 'string'
        }
      ]
    }
    storageEndpoints: {}
  }
}

Property values

IotHubs

Name Description Value
type The resource type

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
'Microsoft.Devices/IotHubs'
apiVersion The resource api version

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
'2019-03-22'
name The resource name string (required)
location The resource location. string (required)
tags The resource tags. Dictionary of tag names and values. See Tags in templates
sku Information about the SKU of the IoT hub. IotHubSkuInfo (required)
etag The Etag field is not required. If it is provided in the response body, it must also be provided as a header per the normal ETag convention. string
properties The properties of an IoT hub. IotHubProperties

IotHubProperties

Name Description Value
authorizationPolicies The shared access policies you can use to secure a connection to the IoT hub. SharedAccessSignatureAuthorizationRule[]
cloudToDevice The IoT hub cloud-to-device messaging properties. CloudToDeviceProperties
comments IoT hub comments. string
enableFileUploadNotifications If True, file upload notifications are enabled. bool
eventHubEndpoints The Event Hub-compatible endpoint properties. The only possible keys to this dictionary is events. This key has to be present in the dictionary while making create or update calls for the IoT hub. object
features The capabilities and features enabled for the IoT hub. 'DeviceManagement'
'None'
ipFilterRules The IP filter rules. IpFilterRule[]
messagingEndpoints The messaging endpoint properties for the file upload notification queue. object
routing The routing related properties of the IoT hub. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging RoutingProperties
storageEndpoints The list of Azure Storage endpoints where you can upload files. Currently you can configure only one Azure Storage account and that MUST have its key as $default. Specifying more than one storage account causes an error to be thrown. Not specifying a value for this property when the enableFileUploadNotifications property is set to True, causes an error to be thrown. object

SharedAccessSignatureAuthorizationRule

Name Description Value
keyName The name of the shared access policy. string (required)
primaryKey The primary key. string
rights The permissions assigned to the shared access policy. 'DeviceConnect'
'RegistryRead'
'RegistryRead, DeviceConnect'
'RegistryRead, RegistryWrite'
'RegistryRead, RegistryWrite, DeviceConnect'
'RegistryRead, RegistryWrite, ServiceConnect'
'RegistryRead, RegistryWrite, ServiceConnect, DeviceConnect'
'RegistryRead, ServiceConnect'
'RegistryRead, ServiceConnect, DeviceConnect'
'RegistryWrite'
'RegistryWrite, DeviceConnect'
'RegistryWrite, ServiceConnect'
'RegistryWrite, ServiceConnect, DeviceConnect'
'ServiceConnect'
'ServiceConnect, DeviceConnect'
secondaryKey The secondary key. string

CloudToDeviceProperties

Name Description Value
defaultTtlAsIso8601 The default time to live for cloud-to-device messages in the device queue. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging#cloud-to-device-messages. string
feedback The properties of the feedback queue for cloud-to-device messages. FeedbackProperties
maxDeliveryCount The max delivery count for cloud-to-device messages in the device queue. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging#cloud-to-device-messages. int

FeedbackProperties

Name Description Value
lockDurationAsIso8601 The lock duration for the feedback queue. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging#cloud-to-device-messages. string
maxDeliveryCount The number of times the IoT hub attempts to deliver a message on the feedback queue. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging#cloud-to-device-messages. int
ttlAsIso8601 The period of time for which a message is available to consume before it is expired by the IoT hub. See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-messaging#cloud-to-device-messages. string

IpFilterRule

Name Description Value
action The desired action for requests captured by this rule. 'Accept'
'Reject'
filterName The name of the IP filter rule. string (required)
ipMask A string that contains the IP address range in CIDR notation for the rule. string (required)

RoutingProperties

Name Description Value
endpoints The properties related to the custom endpoints to which your IoT hub routes messages based on the routing rules. A maximum of 10 custom endpoints are allowed across all endpoint types for paid hubs and only 1 custom endpoint is allowed across all endpoint types for free hubs. RoutingEndpoints
fallbackRoute The properties of the fallback route. IoT Hub uses these properties when it routes messages to the fallback endpoint. FallbackRouteProperties
routes The list of user-provided routing rules that the IoT hub uses to route messages to built-in and custom endpoints. A maximum of 100 routing rules are allowed for paid hubs and a maximum of 5 routing rules are allowed for free hubs. RouteProperties[]

RoutingEndpoints

Name Description Value
eventHubs The list of Event Hubs endpoints that IoT hub routes messages to, based on the routing rules. This list does not include the built-in Event Hubs endpoint. RoutingEventHubProperties[]
serviceBusQueues The list of Service Bus queue endpoints that IoT hub routes the messages to, based on the routing rules. RoutingServiceBusQueueEndpointProperties[]
serviceBusTopics The list of Service Bus topic endpoints that the IoT hub routes the messages to, based on the routing rules. RoutingServiceBusTopicEndpointProperties[]
storageContainers The list of storage container endpoints that IoT hub routes messages to, based on the routing rules. RoutingStorageContainerProperties[]

RoutingEventHubProperties

Name Description Value
connectionString The connection string of the event hub endpoint. string (required)
name The name that identifies this endpoint. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens and has a maximum length of 64 characters. The following names are reserved: events, fileNotifications, $default. Endpoint names must be unique across endpoint types. string (required)
resourceGroup The name of the resource group of the event hub endpoint. string
subscriptionId The subscription identifier of the event hub endpoint. string

RoutingServiceBusQueueEndpointProperties

Name Description Value
connectionString The connection string of the service bus queue endpoint. string (required)
name The name that identifies this endpoint. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens and has a maximum length of 64 characters. The following names are reserved: events, fileNotifications, $default. Endpoint names must be unique across endpoint types. The name need not be the same as the actual queue name. string (required)
resourceGroup The name of the resource group of the service bus queue endpoint. string
subscriptionId The subscription identifier of the service bus queue endpoint. string

RoutingServiceBusTopicEndpointProperties

Name Description Value
connectionString The connection string of the service bus topic endpoint. string (required)
name The name that identifies this endpoint. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens and has a maximum length of 64 characters. The following names are reserved: events, fileNotifications, $default. Endpoint names must be unique across endpoint types. The name need not be the same as the actual topic name. string (required)
resourceGroup The name of the resource group of the service bus topic endpoint. string
subscriptionId The subscription identifier of the service bus topic endpoint. string

RoutingStorageContainerProperties

Name Description Value
batchFrequencyInSeconds Time interval at which blobs are written to storage. Value should be between 60 and 720 seconds. Default value is 300 seconds. int
connectionString The connection string of the storage account. string (required)
containerName The name of storage container in the storage account. string (required)
encoding Encoding that is used to serialize messages to blobs. Supported values are 'avro', 'avrodeflate', and 'JSON'. Default value is 'avro'. 'Avro'
'AvroDeflate'
'JSON'
fileNameFormat File name format for the blob. Default format is {iothub}/{partition}/{YYYY}/{MM}/{DD}/{HH}/{mm}. All parameters are mandatory but can be reordered. string
maxChunkSizeInBytes Maximum number of bytes for each blob written to storage. Value should be between 10485760(10MB) and 524288000(500MB). Default value is 314572800(300MB). int
name The name that identifies this endpoint. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens and has a maximum length of 64 characters. The following names are reserved: events, fileNotifications, $default. Endpoint names must be unique across endpoint types. string (required)
resourceGroup The name of the resource group of the storage account. string
subscriptionId The subscription identifier of the storage account. string

FallbackRouteProperties

Name Description Value
condition The condition which is evaluated in order to apply the fallback route. If the condition is not provided it will evaluate to true by default. For grammar, See: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-query-language string
endpointNames The list of endpoints to which the messages that satisfy the condition are routed to. Currently only 1 endpoint is allowed. string[] (required)
isEnabled Used to specify whether the fallback route is enabled. bool (required)
name The name of the route. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens, has a maximum length of 64 characters, and must be unique. string
source The source that the routing rule is to be applied to, such as DeviceMessages. 'DeviceJobLifecycleEvents'
'DeviceLifecycleEvents'
'DeviceMessages'
'Invalid'
'TwinChangeEvents'

RouteProperties

Name Description Value
condition The condition that is evaluated to apply the routing rule. If no condition is provided, it evaluates to true by default. For grammar, see: /azure/iot-hub/iot-hub-devguide-query-language string
endpointNames The list of endpoints to which messages that satisfy the condition are routed. Currently only one endpoint is allowed. string[] (required)
isEnabled Used to specify whether a route is enabled. bool (required)
name The name of the route. The name can only include alphanumeric characters, periods, underscores, hyphens, has a maximum length of 64 characters, and must be unique. string (required)
source The source that the routing rule is to be applied to, such as DeviceMessages. 'DeviceJobLifecycleEvents'
'DeviceLifecycleEvents'
'DeviceMessages'
'Invalid'
'TwinChangeEvents'

IotHubSkuInfo

Name Description Value
capacity The number of provisioned IoT Hub units. See: /azure/azure-subscription-service-limits#iot-hub-limits. int
name The name of the SKU. 'B1'
'B2'
'B3'
'F1'
'S1'
'S2'
'S3'

Quickstart templates

The following quickstart templates deploy this resource type.

Template Description
Create an IOT Hub and Ubuntu edge simulator.

Deploy to Azure
This template creates an IOT Hub and Virtual Machine Ubuntu edge simulator.
Use ARM template to create IoT Hub, route and view messages.

Deploy to Azure
Use this template to deploy an IoT Hub and a storage account. Run an app to send messages to the hub that are routed to storage, then view the results.
Create an IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service

Deploy to Azure
This template enables you to create an IoT hub and an IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service, and link the two services together.
Create an IoT Hub and a Device to Cloud Consumer Group

Deploy to Azure
This template enables you to deploy an IoT Hub instance with device to cloud and cloud to device messaging configurations and a device to cloud consumer group.
Create Device Update for IoT Hub account, instance, IoT Hub.

Deploy to Azure
This template creates an account, and an instance and a hub to link the instance with. It configures the hub with the necessary access polices, routes, and consumer group.
Create a Pay As You Go (PAYG) Environment with an IoT Hub

Deploy to Azure
This template enables you to deploy a Pay As You Go (PAYG) Time Series Insights environment that is configured to consume events from an IoT Hub.