Kevin Crawley

Kevin is a Developer Advocate at Containous, where he contributes to the team by bringing his passion and experience for developer productivity and automation.

Observing Kubernetes Ingress Traffic using Metrics

Observing Kubernetes Ingress Traffic using Metrics

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Kubernetes
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December 3, 2020

Monitoring Kubernetes ingress traffic is a critical part of an effective strategy for detecting and managing potential issues in real-time.

Traefik Hackaethon Is a Wrap

Traefik Hackaethon Is a Wrap

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Community
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November 24, 2020

Traefik Labs inaugural Traefik Hackaethon is a wrap. The event took place over three days and included multiple contributors from around the world.

Leveraging your Ingress Controller to easily migrate to Kubernetes

Leveraging your Ingress Controller to easily migrate to Kubernetes

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Kubernetes
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November 10, 2020

In this article, we’ll delve into the question of migrating legacy applications by discussing the specific challenges these workloads pose and outlining a strategy to overcome them.

Traefik Hackaethon 2020: Middleware Plugins Brain Dump

Traefik Hackaethon 2020: Middleware Plugins Brain Dump

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Announcements
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October 12, 2020

The team at Traefik Labs will be hosting a Hackathon next week, and plugins are a significant theme. Awards, bounties, and prizes are available for those who participate.

Announcing the Inaugural Traefik Hackaethon 2020 in October

Announcing the Inaugural Traefik Hackaethon 2020 in October

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Announcements
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September 17, 2020

Join the team of engineers who maintain Traefik and the Traefik Ambassadors for a week of virtual hacking and collaboration on the open source projects Traefik and Maesh.

Five ways to control access to your applications on Kubernetes

Five ways to control access to your applications on Kubernetes

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Kubernetes
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May 27, 2020

How should developers implement access control, particularly authentication, within the context of k8s?

Combining Ingress Controllers and External Load Balancers with Kubernetes

Combining Ingress Controllers and External Load Balancers with Kubernetes

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Kubernetes
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May 14, 2020

The great promise of Kubernetes is the ability to easily deploy and scale containerized applications. How Load Balancers work together with the Ingress Controllers in a Kubernetes architecture?

The Importance of Distributed Tracing and Monitoring in a Microservice Architecture

The Importance of Distributed Tracing and Monitoring in a Microservice Architecture

Kevin Crawley
Kevin Crawley
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Microservices
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May 5, 2020

How do teams diagnose latency between microservices or collate logs from dozens of loosely coupled services, while also ensuring that any logging overhead is kept to a minimum?