To Mesh or not to Mesh

If you’re in the Kubernetes space, it’s highly likely you’ve at least heard of service mesh technology. Conference talks and technical articles abound with buzzwords like Istio, Linkerd, mTLS, and service discovery. In this talk, we’ll go back to the basics and talk about the core of what a service mesh is and the kinds of organizations on which a service mesh will have the greatest impact. When you leave, you should be able to answer the Shakespeare-inspired question: To Mesh or not to Mesh?



Keith Mattix

Keith Mattix is a Senior Engineer on the Open Service Mesh team at Microsoft Azure. As a maintainer of the Service Mesh Interface CNCF project, Keith is a founding lead of the GAMMA initiative under ...