Work Item Connector API Key Support

Single Sign-On Work Item connector users can authenticate using API keys rather than basic authentication.
Credentials used for Work Item connectors are encrypted, not encoded. These features increase security and simplify the use of API keys with your entire
Work item connector API key considerations:
  • You can use Work Item connectors (Atlassian Jira, Micro Focus ALM/Quality Center, Microsoft TFS/VSTS) with API key authentication rather than basic authentication.
  • You can enable and disable API keys from a single location for your entire subscription, allowing you to easily ensure that your subscription setup is aligned with your company’s policy for API key usage. Learn more.
  • Subscription administrators do not need to add Work Item connector users to an allowed list.