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Connecting an application to an external Git repo

If you want to use an external Git repository with the Acquia Cloud pipelines feature, you must first connect to your external Git repository. Acquia supports integration with Bitbucket and GitHub.


If you want to use the internal Git repository included with Acquia Cloud, you do not have to complete this step to use pipelines with your application, and can go ahead and create your build definition file.

Follow these steps to connect your Acquia Cloud subscription with your external Git repository, depending on what you use to store your repository:

For a more detailed technical explanation of how the pipelines feature works and its benefits, see Using pipelines for site development and testing.