Guest blog: How Snyk is normalizing authentication strategies with Gloo Edge

This post about authentication strategies with Gloo Edge was originally published on the Snykblog on July 20, 2021 Primary authors: Joakim Bajoul Kakaei, Jack Schofield Additional authors: David Harrigan, Gareth Visagie, James Bowes Snyk’s approach to authentication strategies with Gloo Edge Snyk supports multiple authentication (authN) strategies on its APIs. Historically, API keys have been […]

Solo.io | July 26, 2021
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Catch all 7 Solo.io sessions at IstioCon

This year’s first ever Istio conference, was a resounding success, bringing together ~3,000 attendees and community members each day from across the globe. Istio has quickly become the leading service mesh for managing service-to-service communication of cloud-native services and this show demonstrated the resounding breadth and depth of development, adoption and interest across the Istio […]

Solo.io | March 1, 2021
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Hoot: Approaches to Multi-Cluster Networking in Service Mesh (and Istio)

During the February 16 Hoot, Scott Weiss dived into the problem of multi-cluster networking in Kubernetes, and reviewed a few different existing solutions (ours with Gloo Mesh, Istio’s native solution, and Intuit’s Admiral). If you missed the live episode, you can watch a recording here:     On our next episode, watch Yuval Kohavi at […]

Solo.io | February 17, 2021
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Don’t Miss These 6 Solo.io Sessions at IstioCon February 22-26th

Don’t Miss These 6 Solo.io Sessions at IstioCon February 22-26th Get excited! This year marks the first ever Istio conference, Monday February 22 to Friday February 26. IstioCon is a 100% virtual event that is designed to connect community members across the globe with Istio and the Istio ecosystem. The event will showcase lessons learned […]

Solo.io | February 10, 2021
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Hoot – Understanding Open Policy Agent

Kubernetes and cloud-native architecture has introduced abstractions at different layers of the application stack, starting with containers abstracting the code from the OS, networking, and more. Microservices being distributed, dynamic, and polyglot means that abstracting these operational instructions away from the business logic allows them to be language agnostic of the application code, configured, and […]

Solo.io | November 20, 2020
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Hoot – Understanding GitOps with special guest, Stefan Prodan

Last week’s Hoot featured a conversation between Yuval Kohavi and Stefan Prodan, developer experience engineer at Weaveworks working on Flux and Flagger on the topic of GitOps. What is GitOps? Borrowing the definition from the Weaveworks website, GitOps is a way to do Kubernetes cluster management and application delivery.  It works by using Git as a single […]

Solo.io | November 19, 2020
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End User Case Study: uShip

In this post, we feature a Q&A with Richard Simpson, software engineer at uShip working on platform engineering. uShip is a transportation marketplace company launched in 2004 with the mission to make shipping large or bulky items (like cars, cranes, furniture, and freight) quick, easy and affordable. The uShip platform helps people, businesses, e-commerce sellers, […]

Solo.io | November 4, 2020
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November 2020 – Upcoming Events Calendar

Check out our updated events calendar for the latest conference and meetup talks, livestreams, and workshops for the month of November. We are excited to meet you online to share and discuss all things Envoy Proxy, Kubernetes, and service mesh. If you have an event coming up, you can request a speaker  here and continue […]

Solo.io | November 2, 2020
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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 […]

Solo.io | 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 […]

Solo.io | October 12, 2020
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Recap – KubeCon EU Virtual 2020

It was just a couple of months ago where KubeCon EU went 100% virtual! While this year’s conference experience is different the value of the conference with all the great talks, discussion, and learning is as strong as ever.  We at Solo.io were excited to have speakers at both ServiceMeshCon and KubeCon talking all about […]

Solo.io | October 10, 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, […]

Solo.io | October 7, 2020
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