Webinar Recap – What’s New in Gloo API Gateway version 1.5

Gloo is a next generation API gateway and Kubernetes Ingress Controller built on Envoy Proxy to manage and secure application traffic at the edge. Recently we released version 1.5 which includes new features, enhancements, and bug fixes for Gloo API Gateway, Federation, and Developer Portal. You can read more about the latest release, here and […]

Betty Junod | October 21, 2020
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Zero Trust Application Networking with Envoy Proxy

Security is an evergreen requirement for any system, and in recent years, the concept of Zero Trust has gained in popularity as a different security model to protect organizations and their IT portfolio from the increasing business risk of security incidents. Traditional security practices and tools are designed to secure the perimeter and by default […]

Betty Junod | October 12, 2020
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Webinar Recap – Can You Replace API Management with Service Mesh?

This webinar was long in the making as we looked at answering the #1 most frequently asked question: Can I replace my Edge/API Gateway or API management solution with a service mesh? This is not surprising given the amount of service mesh hype in the cloud-native ecosystem and service mesh functionality like traffic routing, shaping, […]

Betty Junod | October 7, 2020
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New Gloo 1.5 with improvements to multi-cluster failover, traffic control, AWS Lambda, external Auth, and dev-to-ops experience

Today we released Gloo 1.5, the latest release of our Envoy Proxy based API Gateway. We’ve been working closely with our enterprise and open source customers to deliver new features, enhance functionality, and fix issues. Since the last Gloo release, we’ve also added Gloo Federation to scale API gateway deployments, and in this release we […]

Solo.io Engineering | October 1, 2020
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Updated Developer Portal for Gloo and Istio version 0.4.11

Today, alongside our Gloo 1.5 announcement, we are also releasing the latest enhancements to the Developer Portal for Gloo and Istio. The Gloo Developer Portal was introduced back in April with Gloo 1.3 and the Developer Portal for Istio in May of this year to help teams catalog and expose their running APIs securely to […]

Solo.io Engineering | October 1, 2020
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CREALOGIX and Solo.io partner to deliver a secure digital banking platform for the cloud

It takes strong technology and partners to modernize a long-standing digital banking platform to the cloud. CREALOGIX and Solo.io partner up to enable banking customers to benefit from secure online banking solutions delivered on modern and cloud-native, Kubernetes-based technologies. CREALOGIX, the leading digital banking software provider, and Solo.io, the modern API infrastructure company and 2019 […]

Betty Junod | September 30, 2020
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Webinar Recap – Multi-Cluster API Gateway Patterns

Designing, building and operating applications for cloud-native infrastructure that are resilient, scalable, secure, and meet compliance and IT objectives gets complicated. Another wrinkle for the organizations with which we work is the fact they need to run across a hybrid deployment footprint, not just Kubernetes. Add to that the need to shape, manage, and secure […]

Betty Junod | September 15, 2020
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Handling Service to Service Failover at the Edge or Service Mesh

In this blog series, we will dig into specific challenge areas for multi-cluster Kubernetes and service mesh architecture, considerations and approaches in solving them. The previous blog post covered Multi-Cluster Service Mesh Failover and Fallback Routing as failover routing is one of the many reasons organizations look to adopt service mesh in addition to service to service communication, tracing, […]

Denis Jannot | September 14, 2020
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[Tutorial] Securing APIs with OIDC Using Keycloak

API Gateways act as a control point between external clients (or end users) and your backend application services to make the connection, set policies around how much traffic should be accepted at any given time, to gracefully handle system failures, and to secure the environment and connection.  Authentication is one of the ways to protect […]

Adam Sayah | September 3, 2020
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End User Case Study: Zymergen

Today’s post features a Q&A with Gigi Jackson, Staff SRE at Zymergen, and their modernization to Kubernetes. Zymergen is a science and material innovation company that is rethinking biology and reimagining the world. Zymergen brings together life, data and computer science to create never-before imagined materials and products across industries – from agriculture to electronics, […]

Betty Junod | September 1, 2020
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Webinar Recap – Gloo Federation Overview and Demo

Gloo is our next generation API gateway built with Envoy Proxy to help application teams secure and control the incoming traffic to their backend application workloads including legacy monoliths, microservices/Kubernetes, and serverless functions. Gloo is deployed at the edge and handles what is commonly referred to as “ingress” or “north/south” traffic into a cluster. As […]

Betty Junod | August 27, 2020
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Istio 1.7 and Solo.io Product Updates

The latest release of Istio service mesh is now available. With version 1.7, the community continues to push along in the direction of improving usability, security, and reliability. At Solo.io, we build application networking solutions including; Service Mesh Hub to manage multi-cluster Istio environments and the Developer Portal to catalog, expose, and manage running APIs […]

Betty Junod | August 25, 2020
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