How to deploy Amazon EKS Anywhere (EKS-A) with Gloo Edge, an enhanced Envoy Proxy API gateway

Let us burst a myth and explore how we can set up an Envoy Proxy API Gateway with Gloo Edge in a hybrid cloud infrastructure with Amazon EKS Anywhere (EKS-A) and connect an AWS Lambda function using Gloo Edge. The myth is that API Gateways are for cloud or can only with be used with […]

Kamesh Sampath | September 8, 2021
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Use cases for Amazon EKS Anywhere (EKS-A) with Gloo Mesh, an enhanced Istio service mesh

This blog will cover popular use cases and describe how to set up Amazon EKS Anywhere (EKS-A) and an Istio service mesh with’s Gloo Mesh. Hybrid cloud refers to the unification of public cloud and on-premises infrastructure. Leveraging compute environments across both environments allows you take advantage of the cost-effective scalability of public cloud […]

Ram Vennam | September 8, 2021
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Getting started with Envoy Proxy in 15 Minutes: installation-free Gloo Edge

How long does it take to configure your cloud-native application on an open-source API Gateway? Getting started with Envoy Proxy can be fast and easy. Give us 15 minutes and we’ll give you a Kubernetes-hosted application accessible via an open-source gateway, and configured with policies for routing, service discovery, timeouts, debugging, access logging, and observability. […]

Jim Barton | August 10, 2021
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Getting value from your API gateways and service mesh

A lot of people ask, “why do I need Solo?” when they think about getting value from API gateways and service mesh. Let’s answer this question by looking at the macro-trends in tech, the implications, what solutions are needed to address these implications, and finally why Solo is uniquely positioned to help. Industry trends push […]

Nikki Rouda | August 9, 2021
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How to use Gloo Edge to combine Amazon EKS with AWS Lambda

AWS Lambda provides a lot of great use cases and benefits, such as not having any infrastructure to manage, being able to edit the code in a browser and quickly redeploy, and Lambda functions can be discovered and received traffic from an API gateway such as Gloo Edge so that you can get all the […]

Kevin Shelaga | August 4, 2021
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How to update CORS policies without re-deploying your API

In a Kubernetes-native world, people building and deploying microservices need to consider many things. One important thing to consider is Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS), which enables browsers to load resources from different servers or instances. CORS plays a vital role when a user interface (UI) talks to an application programming interface (API), as it controls […]

Kamesh Sampath | August 3, 2021
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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 […] | July 26, 2021
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Watch a demo video of Gloo Edge in action

Curious about Gloo Edge, our Envoy Proxy-based API gateway? Not quite ready to commit to a live demo or trial, but want to see the product in action? field engineer Adam Sayah will take you on a 9-minute demo video of Gloo Edge and enjoy guided tour of core capabilities in this video.   […]

Adam Sayah | July 23, 2021
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From Zero to Gloo Edge in 15 Minutes: OpenShift Edition

Learn how to configure Gloo Edge, an Envoy Proxy API gateway, with Red Hat OpenShift How long does it take to configure your a cloud-native application on an open-source API Gateway, using Envoy Proxy with OpenShift? How about 15 minutes? Give us that much time and we’ll give you a Kubernetes-hosted application accessible via a […]

Jim Barton | July 15, 2021
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Bridging a Prometheus Authentication Gap with Gloo Edge Transformations

  Addressing Prometheus authentication with Gloo Edge transforms Gloo Edge is a versatile API gateway that provides a rich library of transformation capabilities that can be used to solve a variety of problems, such as Prometheus authentication. Integration issues are often at the heart of what our users want to accomplish: Client X wants to […]

Jim Barton | July 14, 2021
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Performance Tuning for ExtAuth using OPA

Gloo Edge Enterprise provides the ability to create authorization policies for your workloads using powerful scripting tools like Open Policy Agent (OPA) as an important piece of your Zero-Trust framework. Aligned with the external authorization (extauth) features of Gloo Edge, this gives us the ability to scale OPA execution independently of the Gloo Edge gateway. […]

Will McKinley | July 12, 2021
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What’s New in Gloo Edge 1.8 (now GA!)

We are thrilled to talk about the Gloo Edge 1.8 release in more technical detail. Like all recent Gloo Edge releases, the focus on enhancements have been on the customers, community, and partners. It is an exciting time for Gloo Edge as our customers move forward on their global production rollouts (with over ten thousand […]

Chris Gaun | July 8, 2021
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