Here is a recipe which is putting altogether the different concepts to deploy any Azure resources with Terraform by leveraging Azure DevOps:

Here is the summary of the features used:

  • Terraform
    • AzureRM provider
    • Terraform backend state
    • Terraform Azure AD Service Principal
    • Terraform Validate, Plan versus Apply
    • Terraform Output
  • Azure DevOps
    • Azure pipelines in YAML (for the entire CI/CD pipeline)
    • Different Azure pipelines features leveraged such as: Templates, Variable Groups, Environments, Checks (Manual approval with YAML pipelines)
    • Azure DevOps CLI

All of this content is already documented and coded in the GitHub repository mentioned above. Happy reading and happy Git cloning! ;)

Hope you enjoyed this recipe and you’ll be able to adapt it for your own context and needs, cheers!