Steps to build & deploy ASP.NET CORE Web API to Azure Linux App Service using Azure DevOps Build and Release pipelines.
In Azure, you can create Self Hosted Linux Build agent using release pipeline (Terraform template) and override template parameter values using variables.
Terraform allows you to define and create complete infrastructure deployments in Azure. You build Terraform templates in a human-readable format that create and configure Azure resources in a consistent, reproducible manner.
Some of the errors you receive while creating infrastructure in Azure using Terraform
Create a Azure API Management service instance with custom domain (SSL cert) using PowerShell script in Azure Devops using Release Pipelines
When you create an Azure API Management service instance, Azure assigns it a subdomain of azure-api.net. you can expose your API Management endpoints using your own custom domain name, such as contoso.com.
You can monitor the private build agent status and send email alerts if found offline.
The application object is the global representation of your application for use across all tenants, and the service principal is the local representation for use in a specific tenant.
If you have already created pfx certificate then there are 2 ways to generate .CER certificate. As you know pfx certificate will have both private and public key whereas authentication certificate (.CER) will have the public key only.
If you are configuring Azure App Gateway, you need pfx certificate to for LISTENER . You can purchase App Service Certificate from Azure
In this article we will see how you can use “Schedule release trigger” feature of Azure Release Pipeline to schedule deletion & creation of the VM and configuration of VSTS build agent.