Your Calendar for August 2019

With summer coming to a close, our team is gearing up to hit the road and hop online to share with you the latest in Kubernetes, Service Mesh and more. Our fall calendar of events and webinars is now live on our website with more talks being added — and contact us with any questions or requests! […]

Betty Junod | August 8, 2019
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Authentication with Envoy Proxy based API Gateways

In this post, we’ll cover Authentication when using API Gateways. Authentication for API Gateways API Gateways act as a control point for the outside world to access the various application services running in your environment — whether they are monolith workloads in a datacenter, microservices in the cloud, or serverless like Lambda or Google Functions. With the migration […]

Betty Junod | August 6, 2019
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Engineering Release Summary — July 2019

July was a busy month for the team working on Gloo open source and Enterprise. Thank you for the feedback, issues and PRs — knowing what is and is not working as you deploy Gloo into your environments helps improve Gloo for everyone! Special thanks to @DerrickBurns for the contributions to this release. You can file issues […] Engineering | August 5, 2019
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Webinar Recap: Progressive Delivery with Service Mesh Hub and Flagger

When thinking about service mesh and the evolution of application networking. The architecture itself is one thing, but we should consider what this new abstraction provides us when thinking about how we can use it as a control point or way to deliver new capabilities to an application environment. What is service mesh? And what […]

Betty Junod | August 1, 2019
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Rate Limiting with Envoy Proxy based API Gateways

In this post, we’ll dig into Rate Limiting and its role in API Gateways. What is Rate Limiting? Rate limiting is the ability to specify how many times an end user can call a service within a rate (time interval like per second, minute, hour) and even setting a quota (total number received within a […]

Betty Junod | July 29, 2019
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Webinar Recap: Gloo Gateway at D-TECK Solutions

Felix Roberge, CTO of D-TECK Solutions joined us online last week to share their journey in building a new assessment platform from scratch. D-TECK Solutions specializes in helping organizations to maximize the performance potential of their teams and individuals by making the science of psychometric assessment universally accessible and effective through their new software platform. […]

Betty Junod | July 26, 2019
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Istio the Easy Way (Again!)

A while back I wrote a blog post about how to get Istio up and running the easy way with SuperGloo, our mesh-agnostic, open-source project to orchestrate service meshes. That blog post walked through a series of commands you can run to install Istio or Linkerd and also try out different features in Istio. Since […]

Christian Posta | July 23, 2019
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Service Mesh in the Real World Video Series – Episode # 1: Egress Traffic

If you are unsure what a service mesh is, or when it makes sense to use one, you’re not alone. While there has been a lot of talk recently about service meshes, the conversation usually focuses on the end user perspective of “what is it and do I need one at all?”. And, making things […]

Betty Junod | July 23, 2019
Read More Agenda @OSCON

The team is headed to Portland for OSCON and we are excited to spend the week learning and connecting with the community about open source technology. At we not only open source developer and operator tools for Kubernetes and Service Mesh environments, we also participate in the communities of open source projects like […]

Betty Junod | July 11, 2019
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Don’t miss Weaveworks and D-Teck Solutions in our July 2019 Webinars

We are excited to feature two webinars in July that focus on use cases and integrations to show how technology is used in real world situations. We look forward to seeing you online. D-TECK SOLUTIONS | July 16, 2019 | 1pm Eastern or 10 am Pacific D-TECK assists organizations in maximizing the performance potential of […]

Betty Junod | July 5, 2019
Read More Online Meetup: June 27, 2019 (first meetup!)

As the community grows, we started an online meetup to create a forum for sharing, learning and collaborating with each other. This week we hosted our first online meetup and we are excited to work with you to build a welcoming and inclusive community for all things Service Mesh, Envoy Proxy and Kubernetes. The June […]

Betty Junod | July 1, 2019
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New Gloo Gateway Enterprise v0.14.0

Gloo Gateway is a next generation API Gateway built on top of Envoy Proxy. Gloo Gateway Enterprise expands upon the open source gateway to provide added security, policy control and a management UI for easy operations. All of the latest open source features are automatically included in Gloo Gateway Enterprise. A highlight of this release […] Engineering | June 28, 2019
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