In case you missed today’s third
Linkerd online community meeting,
we recorded it!
In this live Q&A discussion,
Linkerd maintainers William Morgan, Oliver Gould, and Thomas Rampelberg
share their most favorite Linkerd 2.3 release features, what excites them most
about Linkerd 2.4, 2.5, and beyond, how to get involved in the Linkerd
community, and answers to tons of community questions!
Some of the topics we covered include:
- Are there plans to support also envoy? (answer at 13:13)
- A recent Shopify blog post outlined a massive performance delta between
Linkerd and Istio. Why is Linkerd so much faster? (answer at 24:37)
- Are there plans for external auth? a-la deny lists on Istio? (answer at 28:14)
- What are the future plans around Tracing and Linkerd? (answer at 30:19)
Oliver Gould is the creator of Linkerd and Co-founder of Buoyant. Prior to
Buoyant, he was a staff infrastructure engineer at Twitter, where he was the
technical lead of Observability, Traffic, and Configuration & Coordination
Thomas Rampelberg is a maintainer of Linkerd at Buoyant. He has made a
career of building infrastructure software that allows developers and operators
to focus on what is important to them.
William Morgan is a maintainer of Linkerd and co-founder of Buoyant. Prior
to Buoyant, he was an infrastructure engineer at Twitter, where he helped move
Twitter from monolith to microservices.
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Linkerd is a community project and is hosted by the
Cloud Native Computing Foundation. If you have feature
requests, questions, or comments, we’d love to have you join our rapidly-growing
community! Linkerd is hosted on GitHub,
and we have a thriving community on Slack,
Twitter, and the
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