More and more organizations, including the U.S. government, are recognizing the need for Zero Trust security. ZT is particularly important for distributed environments like Kubernetes. Follow our seven practical guidelines to implement ZT more easily and effectively.
How to Simplify Kubernetes Ingress and Egress Traffic Management
A service mesh can make a Kubernetes environment more complicated if it must be configured separately from the Ingress controller. In this demo and blog we show how to integrate NGINX Plus Ingress Controller with NGINX Service Mesh to control both ingress and egress mTLS traffic.
How to Use NGINX Service Mesh for Secure Access Control
If services in a Kubernetes environment exchange sensitive data, it's important to control communication among them. With NGINX Service Mesh, it takes less than 10 minutes to set up fine‑grained control. Watch the video demo and check out our step-by-step tutorial.
How to Use NGINX Service Mesh for Traffic Splitting
Traffic splitting is a valuable tool for app development, reducing the risk of outages during app upgrades. With NGINX Service Mesh, it takes less than 10 minutes to implement blue-green and canary deployments. Watch the video demo and check out our step-by-step tutorials.
How to Use NGINX Service Mesh for Rate Limiting
High request volume can overwhelm your Kubernetes services. With NGINX Service Mesh, it takes less than 10 minutes to define a rate-limiting policy that limits each client to a reasonable number of requests. Watch the video demo and follow along in the transcript provided.
How to Choose a Service Mesh
NGINX Service Mesh is officially production-ready! NGINX Service Mesh is free, optimized for developers, and the lightest, easiest way to implement mTLS and end-to-end encryption in Kubernetes for both ingress-egress and and service-to-service traffic.
Introducing NGINX Service Mesh
NGINX Service Mesh (NSM) is now available in a development release -- download it for free and give us your feedback! NSM is a fully integrated lightweight service mesh that leverages a data plane powered by NGINX Plus to manage container traffic in Kubernetes environments.
The State of the Service Mesh, Part 2: Availability
In this second part of our series on service mesh, we review recent innovations to several solutions (Consul, Google Anthos, Linkerd, Istio, NGINX Controller, and Tetrate) that improve availability by minimizing the risk of the control plane as a single point of failure.
The State of the Service Mesh, Part 1
Some of the loudest buzz in the IT industry during 2018 was around the concept of service mesh. Here we review some of the major developments in the space, including introductions, enhancements, and consolidations for both commercial products and open source projects.
Top Takeaways of 2018 from the NGINX Blog
We look back over the most influential blog posts of 2018 on nginx.com, to remind you of what we’ve worked hard on improving to make your experience of NGINX even better. The year witnessed announcements and updates for many products in the NGINX Application Platform.