» Data Source: azurerm_lb

Use this data source to access information about an existing Load Balancer

» Example Usage

data "azurerm_lb" "example" {
  name                = "example-lb"
  resource_group_name = "example-resources"
}

output "loadbalancer_id" {
  value = data.azurerm_lb.example.id
}

» Argument Reference

  • name - Specifies the name of the Load Balancer.

  • resource_group_name - The name of the Resource Group in which the Load Balancer exists.

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported:

  • id - The ID of the Load Balancer.

  • frontend_ip_configuration - (Optional) A frontend_ip_configuration block as documented below.

  • location - The Azure location where the Load Balancer exists.

  • private_ip_address - The first private IP address assigned to the load balancer in frontend_ip_configuration blocks, if any.

  • private_ip_addresses - The list of private IP address assigned to the load balancer in frontend_ip_configuration blocks, if any.

  • sku - The SKU of the Load Balancer.

  • tags - A mapping of tags assigned to the resource.


A frontend_ip_configuration block exports the following:

  • name - The name of the Frontend IP Configuration.
  • id - The id of the Frontend IP Configuration.
  • subnet_id - The ID of the Subnet which is associated with the IP Configuration.
  • private_ip_address - Private IP Address to assign to the Load Balancer.
  • private_ip_address_allocation - The allocation method for the Private IP Address used by this Load Balancer.
  • private_ip_address_version - The Private IP Address Version, either IPv4 or IPv6.
  • public_ip_address_id - The ID of a Public IP Address which is associated with this Load Balancer.
  • zones - A list of Availability Zones which the Load Balancer's IP Addresses should be created in.

» Timeouts

The timeouts block allows you to specify timeouts for certain actions:

  • read - (Defaults to 5 minutes) Used when retrieving the Load Balancer.