CNCF Webinar Series – Securing Cloud Native Communication, From End-User to Service
July 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am PDT
Key takeaways include:
– Understand the difference characteristics of north-south and east-west traffic, and how the control plane needs to be optimised for each use case
– Understand why service mesh is in a unique place to enforce security features like mTLS, service identity, and traffic policies
– Learn how to ensure that there are no exploitable “gaps” within the end-to-end communication path
– Brief demonstrations of key principles using the open source Ambassador API gateway and Consul service mesh.
Presenter: Daniel Bryant, Product Architect, Datawire
Daniel Bryant works as an Independent Technical Consultant and Product Architect at Datawire. His technical expertise focuses on ‘DevOps’ tooling, cloud/container platforms, and microservice implementations. Daniel is also a Java Champion, contributes to several open source projects, writes for InfoQ, O’Reilly, and TheNewStack, and regularly presents at international conferences such as OSCON, QCon and JavaOne.