2022 Service Mesh Adoption Survey

This annual survey dives into how organizations are adopting microservices as well as their usage of Kubernetes and Istio.


of organizations report very positive impact on app reliability as a result of using service mesh

Key Findings include:
  • Fully 85% of companies say they are modernizing their apps to a microservices architecture
  • A majority of companies (53%) report at least half of their production workloads running on Kubernetes
  • Fully 93% of companies are using or evaluating an API gateway
  • Nearly half of all companies (49%) report using a service mesh at some level with a further 38% evaluating a service mesh for use
  • A majority of organizations (56%) with at least half of their apps on microservices architectures have release cycles that are daily or more frequent.
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