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    Increasing Security with a Service Mesh: Christian Posta Explores the Capabilities of Istio

    by Christian Posta Follow 3 Followers on  Aug 16, 2018

    Istio attempts to solve some particularly difficult challenges when running applications in a cloud platform: application networking, reliability, and observability and (the focus of this article) security. With Istio, communication between services in the mesh is secure and encrypted by default. Istio can also help with "origin" or "end-user" JWT identity token verification.

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    Istio and the Future of Service Meshes

    by Jasmine Jaksic Follow 2 Followers on  Jun 19, 2018

    A service mesh provides a transparent and language-independent way to flexibly and easily automate networking, security, and observation functions. This article examines the past, present and future of the Istio service mesh. The near-term goal is to launch Istio to 1.0, when the key features will all be in beta, including support for Hybrid environments.

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