- Service mesh
- the mesh provides service discovery, load balancing, encryption, authentication and authorisation, support for the circuit breaker pattern, and other capabilities
This was a proof of concept, to see how easy it was to use. Check out the example.
The steps I took to test this were:
- Create a Go server docker container, with env variables for port
- Spin up 10 of these Go containers
- Add their ip addresses to Linkerd
- Check out the stats