Mar 2, 2019
With the rise of
cloud-native architectures built on containers distributed
microservices, developers are encountering challenges with
visibility, management, and control of these new applications. The
Service Mesh concept was created to address and overcome these
On the 15th
episode of the Virtual Stack Podcast, I’m joined by Mark
Schweighardt, Director of Product Marketing in the Network &
Security Business Unit (NSBU) of VMware. Together with Mike, we
discuss about the Service Mesh concept, cloud-native applications,
Istio/Envoy, and VMware’s upcoming Service Mesh solution, VMware
NSX Service Mesh.
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- 00:45 -
- 02:30 - Where are
we in the journey from monolithic to cloud native apps
- 06:00 - Why are
the customers migrating to cloud native approach
- 11:00 - What’s
Service Mesh? What challenge does it solve?
- 15:30 - What are
the main use cases for Service Mesh?
- 20:00 - Which
industries will be adopting Service Mesh the fastest?
- 22:00 - Who are
the stakeholders in a Service Mesh deployment, how will it change
the life of an infrastructure engineer?
- 31:15 - What are
Istio and Envoy, and what’s the architecture like?
- 37:00 - What’s
VMware NSX Service Mesh, what added capabilities will it have on
top of Istio?
- VMware NSX Service Mesh release timelines
- 44:30 - Useful
resources, contact details and closing notes