Istio in Practice – Ingress Gateway

This entry is part 3 of 12 in the series Istio around everything else

Intro to Ingress Gateway A best practice for allowing traffic into your cluster is through Istio’s Ingress Gateway which positions itself at the edge of the cluster and on incoming traffic enables Istio’s features like routing, security, monitoring. During Istio’s installation, the Ingress Gateway component and a service that exposes it externally were installed into

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Kubernetes in Practice – Services

This entry is part 9 of 12 in the series Kubernetes and everything else

In the last article Kubernetes in Practice – Pods, we started two pods (sa-frontend and sa-frontend2) and we were left with two requirements, which will be the topic of this article: Exposing the services (running in the pods) externally, and Load balancing between them. The Kubernetes Service resource acts as the entry point to a set of

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Kubernetes in Practice – Pods

This entry is part 8 of 12 in the series Kubernetes and everything else

We covered how to run the Microservices in separate containers in these two articles Container-ization of the Services and Container-ization of everything else, and it was a cumbersome process, but it worked (see fig. 1.). Additionally, we mentioned that this solution is not scalable or resilient and that Kubernetes will resolve these issues. So in this article

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