Create a Service Connection: DevOps & Azure connection
Here’s a quick guide on how to connect Azure DevOps to Azure using the Service Principle.
Go to Azure and register a new app as shown:
After registration, create a secret:
From Azure copy:
Subscription ID – From Azure Portal.
Value of Secret
Now go to subscription, and add service principle as Contributor (or whatever access you need), so the app has permissions for deployments.
Now, go to DevOps and create a connection as shown:
You will need the 5 items copied from Azure Portal, ie.
- Subscription ID
- Subscription Name
- Client ID
- Secret Value
- Tenant ID
And hit verify and save:
You’re now good to use the connection from DevOps and use it to deploy resources in Azure