The Horizon Cloud pod deployment wizard requires you to provide the following pieces of information from your Microsoft Azure subscription. If you are deploying the external gateway into its own subscription, separate from the pod's, the deployer requires this information for both subscriptions.

Important: You must obtain the application key at the moment you generate it in the Microsoft Azure portal. For information, see Create the Required Service Principal Needed by the Horizon Cloud Pod Deployer by Creating an Application Registration. You can obtain the other pieces of information at any time by logging in to your Microsoft Azure portal using your Microsoft Azure account credentials.

The IDs are UUIDs, in the form 8-4-4-4-12. These IDs and key described in the following table are used in the first step of the pod deployment wizard.

Required Value How to Collect Your Values
Environment You determine the Microsoft Azure cloud environment when you register for your Microsoft Azure subscription. At that point in time, your account and subscription is created within the specific Microsoft Azure environment.
Subscription ID In the Microsoft Azure portal, navigate to your subscription's settings screen by clicking All services in the Microsoft Azure portal's main navigation bar, clicking Subscriptions, and then clicking the name of the subscription that you will use with the pod. Locate the displayed subscription ID.
Directory ID In the Microsoft Azure portal, click Azure Active Directory menu item in Microsoft Azure portal's main menu > Properties menu item in Microsoft Azure portal's Azure AD submenu (under Manage).
Application ID In the Microsoft Azure portal, click Azure Active Directory menu item in Microsoft Azure portal's main menu > App Registrations menu item in the Microsoft Azure portal's Azure AD submenu, and then click the application registration that you created for Horizon Cloud using the steps in Create the Required Service Principal Needed by the Horizon Cloud Pod Deployer by Creating an Application Registration.
Application Key Obtain the key when you generate it in the Microsoft Azure portal. See Create the Required Service Principal Needed by the Horizon Cloud Pod Deployer by Creating an Application Registration.