Microsoft.Kusto clusters/databases 2020-02-15

The clusters/databases 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.Kusto/clusters/databases resource, add the following Bicep or JSON to your template.

resource symbolicname 'Microsoft.Kusto/clusters/databases@2020-02-15' = {
  name: 'string'
  location: 'string'
  kind: 'string'
  // For remaining properties, see clusters/databases objects

clusters/databases objects

Set the kind property to specify the type of object.

For ReadOnlyFollowing, use:

For ReadWrite, use:

  kind: 'ReadWrite'
  properties: {
    hotCachePeriod: 'string'
    softDeletePeriod: 'string'

Property values


Name Description Value
type The resource type

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
apiVersion The resource api version

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
name The resource name

See how to set names and types for child resources in Bicep or JSON ARM templates.
string (required)
location Resource location. string
kind Set the object type ReadOnlyFollowing


This object doesn't contain any properties to set during deployment. All properties are ReadOnly.


Name Description Value
kind Kind of the database 'ReadWrite'
properties Class representing the Kusto database properties. ReadWriteDatabaseProperties


Name Description Value
hotCachePeriod The time the data should be kept in cache for fast queries in TimeSpan. string
softDeletePeriod The time the data should be kept before it stops being accessible to queries in TimeSpan. string

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 and a database.