Use valid connection names#
Operational Excellence · Virtual Network Gateway · 2020_06
Virtual Network Gateway (VNG) connection names should meet naming requirements.
When naming Azure resources, resource names must meet service requirements. The requirements for connection names are:
- Between 1 and 80 characters long.
- Alphanumerics, underscores, periods, and hyphens.
- Start with alphanumeric.
- End alphanumeric or underscore.
- Connection names must be unique within a resource group.
Consider using names that meet connection naming requirements. Additionally consider naming resources with a standard naming convention.
This rule does not check if connection names are unique.
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Last update: 2022-12-03