Integrate Azure Files with Service Connector
This page shows the supported authentication types and client types of Azure Files using Service Connector. You might still be able to connect to Azure Files in other programming languages without using Service Connector. This page also shows default environment variable names and values (or Spring Boot configuration) you get when you create the service connection. You can learn more about Service Connector environment variable naming convention.
Supported compute service
- Azure App Service
- Azure Container Apps
- Azure Spring Apps
Supported authentication types and client types
Supported authentication and clients for App Service, Container Apps and Azure Spring Apps:
|Client Type||System-assigned managed identity||User-assigned managed identity||Secret / connection string||Service principal|
|Java - Spring Boot|
Default environment variable names or application properties
Use the connection details below to connect compute services to Azure Files. For each example below, replace the placeholder texts
<storage-account-key> with your own account name, account key, storage account name, and storage account key.
Azure App Service secret / connection string
|Default environment variable name||Description||Example value|
|AZURE_STORAGEFILE_CONNECTIONSTRING||File storage connection string||
Azure Spring Cloud secret / connection string
|Application properties||Description||Example value|
|azure.storage.account-name||File storage account name||
|azure.storage.account-key||File storage account key||
|azure.storage.file-endpoint||File storage endpoint||
Follow the tutorials listed below to learn more about Service Connector.