I recently saw a question on how to securely store
connection information for Azure when you need to use it with Build or Release Management.
The way you can do that with Build today and Release Management in the future
is through Service Connections.
The list of supported services will continue to grow and
allow you to securely store connection information.
Once this service is connected to your account the tasks in
Build and Release Management will be able to establish a connection to the
If the service is not listed you can use the Generic
connection to connect to services like Jenkins or SonarQube.
To add Service Connections click the gear by your name and click the Services tab.