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What is Istio - Intro to Kubernetes Service Mesh

What is Istio - Intro to Kubernetes Service Mesh

by BoxBoat | Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 | Kubernetes Service Mesh

When microservices were first introduced, it was hailed as the “be-end and end-all” to all the rigidity and limitations developers had faced when managing monolithic systems. But microservices also brought its own set of problems to the table. While breaking up applications into small chunks can simplify development, deployment, updates, and scaling, you end up with more parts to look after. And when you’re managing all these microservices, a microservice architecture can become extremely complicated.