Add a Service Principal to Azure pipelines

  • Customers might request a Service Principal with the custom ContributorNoACM role on the Resource Group level to use it for different automation scenarios. This article explains how to add the Service Principal to the Azure DevOps project.

    Note: Sitecore does not support deploying Sitecore customizations with Microsoft Azure, including the Azure DevOps upgrade approach using Azure Pipelines.

  • To add the Service Principal to the Azure DevOps project :
    1. In Project settings, click Service connections, then click Create service connection and select the type Azure Resource Manager.
    2. Select Service principal (manual) as the Authentication method:
    3. To add Service Principal data received from the Sitecore CloudOps Team, in the Scope Level section, select Subscription:

    The service connection with the Service Principal is created:

Applies to:

Managed Cloud 1+

July 10, 2020
July 10, 2020


  • Managed Cloud