Istio Service Mesh

1. Overview *

  • A service mesh enables the creation of robust enterprise applications made up of many microservices on a chosen infrastructure. 
  • A service mesh is an infrastructure layer that enables managed, observable, and secure communication across services.
  • A service mesh factors out all the common concerns of running a service such as monitoring, networking, and security.
  • A service mesh makes it easier for service developers and operators to focus on creating and managing great applications for their users.