» azurerm_storage_container

Manages a Container within an Azure Storage Account.

» Example Usage

resource "azurerm_resource_group" "example" {
  name     = "example-resources"
  location = "West Europe"

resource "azurerm_storage_account" "example" {
  name                     = "examplestoraccount"
  resource_group_name      = "${azurerm_resource_group.example.name}"
  location                 = "${azurerm_resource_group.example.location}"
  account_tier             = "Standard"
  account_replication_type = "LRS"

  tags = {
    environment = "staging"

resource "azurerm_storage_container" "example" {
  name                  = "vhds"
  resource_group_name   = "${azurerm_resource_group.example.name}"
  storage_account_name  = "${azurerm_storage_account.example.name}"
  container_access_type = "private"

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name - (Required) The name of the Container which should be created within the Storage Account.

  • storage_account_name - (Required) The name of the Storage Account where the Container should be created.

  • container_access_type - (Optional) The Access Level configured for this Container. Possible values are blob, container or private. Defaults to private.

  • metadata - (Optional) A mapping of MetaData for this Container.

  • resource_group_name - (Optional / Deprecated) The name of the resource group in which to create the storage container. This field is no longer used and will be removed in 2.0.

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported in addition to the arguments listed above:

  • id - The ID of the Storage Container.

  • has_immutability_policy - Is there an Immutability Policy configured on this Storage Container?

  • has_legal_hold - Is there a Legal Hold configured on this Storage Container?

  • properties - (Deprecated) Key-value definition of additional properties associated to the Storage Container

» Import

Storage Containers can be imported using the resource id, e.g.

terraform import azurerm_storage_container.container1 https://example.blob.core.windows.net/container