Microsoft.Kusto clusters template reference

Template format

To create a Microsoft.Kusto/clusters resource, add the following JSON to the resources section of your template.

  "name": "string",
  "type": "Microsoft.Kusto/clusters",
  "apiVersion": "2019-01-21",
  "tags": {},
  "location": "string",
  "sku": {
    "name": "string",
    "capacity": "integer",
    "tier": "string"
  "properties": {
    "trustedExternalTenants": [
        "value": "string"
  "resources": []

Property values

The following tables describe the values you need to set in the schema.

Microsoft.Kusto/clusters object

Name Type Required Value
name string Yes The name of the Kusto cluster.
type enum Yes Microsoft.Kusto/clusters
apiVersion enum Yes 2019-01-21
tags object No Resource tags.
location string Yes The geo-location where the resource lives
sku object Yes The SKU of the cluster. - AzureSku object
properties object Yes The cluster properties. - ClusterProperties object
resources array No databases

AzureSku object

Name Type Required Value
name enum Yes SKU name. - Standard_DS13_v2+1TB_PS, Standard_DS13_v2+2TB_PS, Standard_DS14_v2+3TB_PS, Standard_DS14_v2+4TB_PS, Standard_D13_v2, Standard_D14_v2, Standard_L8s, Standard_L16s, Standard_D11_v2, Standard_D12_v2, Standard_L4s, Dev(No SLA)_Standard_D11_v2
capacity integer No The number of instances of the cluster.
tier enum Yes SKU tier. - Basic or Standard

ClusterProperties object

Name Type Required Value
trustedExternalTenants array No The cluster's external tenants. - TrustedExternalTenant object

TrustedExternalTenant object

Name Type Required Value
value string No GUID representing an external tenant.

Quickstart templates

The following quickstart templates deploy this resource type.

Template Description
Create a cluster a database

Deploy to Azure
This template allows you to create a cluster a database.
Deploy Azure Data Explorer cluster into your VNet.

Deploy to Azure
This template allows you deploy a cluster into your VNet.