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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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Advanced Authentication Workflows with OpenID Connect using Gloo API Gateway – Part 2

In the previous Blog post, we covered how Gloo can be used to authenticate users with OIDC and how it can process the JWT token returned by the identity provider. The JWT token was stored as a cookie in the web browser and sent with each HTTP request as a header. We configured Gloo to […]

Denis Jannot | November 9, 2020
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Identity Federation for Multi-Cluster Kubernetes and 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 posts focused on aspects of Failover and Fallback routing from a service mesh perspective and in comparison (and combined with) multi-cluster API gateway instances. In this blog post we start looking at […]

Denis Jannot | September 22, 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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Introducing Auth and Rate Limiting in Gloo Open Source

Over the past few months, we have seen an increase in the use of Gloo as a production API gateway, using Gloo to configure and route requests through Envoy Proxy to applications. As the community around Gloo has grown, we’ve been working hard to respond to feedback and make Gloo the top choice for different […]

Solo.io Engineering | October 15, 2019
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