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Sep 30, 2020 | Oliver Gould

In this interactive KubeCon discussion moderated by IBM’s Lin Sun, Buoyant CTO Oliver Gould, Christian Posta (Solo.io), Sven Mawson (Google), and Daniel Berg (IBM) take questions from the audiences about all things service mesh. As we are seeing an increase in service mesh adoption, users are …


Sep 15, 2020 | Alex Leong

In this KubeCon talk, Alex Leong discusses how to debug Kubernetes services using tools such as Linkerd, debug sidecars, and ephemeral containers. While some errors may take a long time to reproduce – resource leaks and race conditions are a good example – others occur unexpectedly in prod. In both …


Sep 10, 2020 | Andrew Seigner

With Kubernetes In Docker (KinD) and GitHub Actions In this 2020 KubeCon EU presentation, our own Andrew Seigner shares how we migrated our continuous integration (CI) system built on a GKE cluster and Travis to a system running eight one-off Kubernetes in Docker (KinD) clusters in parallel via …


Nov 30, 2019 | Catherine Paganini

In this KubeCon talk, Microsoft’s Rita Zhang and our own Ivan Sim discuss how Linkerd and Gatekeeper can be leveraged to automate and enforce mTLS policy in production. Whether you have a six-node or 600-node k8s clusters, the integrity and security of your traffic among workloads can never be …


Jun 13, 2019 | Kiersten Gaffney

The Women Who Go SF Meetup was a fun night filled with Golang enthusiasts, education, great food, and lots of good conversation. If you missed it, below are the recorded talks! Talk 1: Using GraphQL to write awesome Go APIs When writing web applications, API management can be one of the most …


May 30, 2019 | Alex Leong

To truly understand service behavior in Kubernetes, you must also understand their requests and responses, including the HTTP path. With a nearly unlimited number of unique potential paths, time series capture tends to be overwhelmed, making it difficult to get a clear picture of service behaviors. …


May 17, 2019 | William Morgan

60 seconds to a Linkerd service mesh on AKS Installing a service mesh can be daunting! It’s big, it’s scary, it’s complicated, or is it? William Morgan, CEO at Buoyant, joins Microsoft’s Channel 9 Azure Friday to demonstrate just how easy it is to get a service mesh running on AKS. William …


May 6, 2019 | Contributor

OfferUp’s meshing journey from monolith to microservices with Linkerd In this talk, Leo Liang, engineering manager at Cruise Automation, spoke about how OfferUp (his previous employer) evolved a high growth startup architecture into the microservice world through practical architecture examples. …


May 6, 2019 | Kevin Lingerfelt

In this talk, Kevin Lingerfelt, a software engineer at Buoyant and a core contributor to the Linkerd project, shared how companies are moving their architectures from REST-based APIs to gRPC. His talk covered reasons for moving and best practices for running gRPC in production. He detailed on how …


Mar 28, 2019 | Kiersten Gaffney

In this live discussion moderated by DigitalOcean’s Michelle Peot, we’ll hear from infrastructure platform owners at Nordstrom, Kairos, and Attest on how they use Linkerd as part of their broader application health monitoring strategy to secure, monitor, and observe Kubernetes applications. The …


Mar 20, 2019 | Andrew Seigner

Uniform observability across polyglot applications can be challenging, even more so across multiple clusters. In this talk, Andrew Seigner from the Linkerd team will demonstrate adding observability to applications across multiple Kubernetes clusters with zero code changes, and then using Thanos to …


Mar 20, 2019 | Contributor

Strava has been running Linkerd in production for over a year, and almost every internal app uses it for service discovery and routing. From incident response workflows to candidate deployments, Linkerd plays an integral part throughout Strava’s infrastructure stack. In this talk, J Evans, …


Dec 30, 2018 | Kiersten Gaffney

KubeCon | Cloud NativeCon NA 2018 How do you debug an application on Kubernetes? Michelle Noorali and Radu Matei from the Microsoft Azure team tackled this topic focusing on free open source tools at KubeCon 2018 in Seattle. Noorali is a key contributor to the Helm project, the most commonly used …


Dec 12, 2018 | Contributor

Kubernetes can handle dying nodes and failing pods, but it can’t help when your application returns failure errors, slows down, or suffers from a sudden spike in traffic. In this talk, Nic Cope from Planet Labs, deep dives into how CNCF’s service mesh, Linkerd and Prometheus provide cluster wide …


Dec 11, 2018 | Andrew Seigner

Prometheus is an open-source tool used to record real-time metrics in a time series database. Linkerd 2.0 integrates Prometheus directly, so that users can instantly observe live service behavior from the command-line and access rich service-level metrics with zero configuration upon installation. …


Dec 8, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

KubeCon+CloudNativeCon North America 2017 Buoyant hosted its first live Linkerd community meeting at KubeCon. In this video you will hear from three customers about how they’re using Linkerd in production. Then Oliver Gould takes a deeper dive into Conduit, and concludes with an engineering panel …


Dec 8, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

After about eight years, Credit Karma had built up an impressive tech infrastructure…based on a PHP monolith. Over the past 18 months they’ve (carefully) adopted Docker, Linkerd, Consul, Kubernetes, and more as they shifted to microservices in order to enable continued engineering innovation. This …


Dec 6, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

With containers becoming the new standard to building microservice based applications for production, users are leveraging the service mesh to solve common issues with routing, re-routing for graceful degradation as services fail, secure inter-service communication and rate limiting between …


Dec 6, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

In this talk, William Morgan describes the service mesh, a runtime infrastructure layer that’s rapidly rising to prominence with the advent of open source projects like Istio, Envoy, and Linkerd. We trace the evolution of the service mesh model through three-tiered apps and “fat clients” to the …


Aug 14, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

How do you build a system capable of handling billions of events per day in a way that’s secure, reliable, and delivers a best-in-class user experience? Join ForeSee Senior Director Akash Sagar and Buoyant engineer Andrew Seigner as they describe how ForeSee used Linkerd to build a scalable, …


Jul 1, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

Buoyant engineer Alex Leong teaches linkerd 101, an live, online class about linkerd. We’ll cover basic concepts, request flow, dtabs/routing, and deployment models for linkerd, our service mesh for cloud-native applications. Learn more about linkerd at linkerd.io and slack.linkerd.io.


Jul 1, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

In this webinar, we’ll show you how, in 60 seconds or less, HTTP-based microservices can plug directly into Marathon for service discovery by installing linkerd, a service mesh for cloud-native applications.


Jul 1, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

What’s required to run microservices, not just reliably, but securely? In this talk, we demonstrate how multi-service applications running in Kubernetes on CoreOS Linux can easily add inter-service TLS without changing application code by using an RPC proxy.


Jun 30, 2017 | Courtney Gannon

KubeCon EU 2017 Keynote What’s been happening to Linkerd since last KubeCon? Spend six minutes to find out from Buoyant CTO, Oliver Gould.