Manuel Zapf

Pets vs. Cattle: The Future of Kubernetes in 2022

Pets vs. Cattle: The Future of Kubernetes in 2022

Manuel Zapf
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Kubernetes
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January, 2022

How is the perception of infrastructure as cattle directing trends in the Kubernetes and cloud native ecosystem?

Improve Your Application Security Using a Reverse Proxy

Improve Your Application Security Using a Reverse Proxy

Manuel Zapf
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Microservices
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January, 2022

In widely deployed libraries, tracking down every use is a lot of work. Let’s explore how a reverse proxy can help you protect against attacks and why imple­menting one should be part of your security best practices.

How Traefik Plugins Protect Your Apps Against the Log4j Vulnerability

How Traefik Plugins Protect Your Apps Against the Log4j Vulnerability

Manuel Zapf
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Security
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December, 2021

The recently-published Log4j vulnerability introduces a critical security risk. In this article, we’ll show you how Traefik helps mitigate the issue using our plugin system.

Getting Started with Traefik and the New Kubernetes Gateway API

Getting Started with Traefik and the New Kubernetes Gateway API

Manuel Zapf
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Kubernetes
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February, 2021

It was in June of last year that we first discussed the new Gateway API for Kubernetes. This post will demonstrate how to use the new Gateway, GatewayClass, and HTTPRoute APIs with Traefik to route requests to services.

Traefik Proxy 2.4 Adds Advanced mTLS, Kubernetes Service APIs, and More

Traefik Proxy 2.4 Adds Advanced mTLS, Kubernetes Service APIs, and More

Manuel Zapf
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Product News
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January, 2021

Traefik 2.4 adds many nice enhancements such as ProxyProtocol Support on TCP Services, Advanced support for mTLS, Initial support for Kubernetes Service API, and more than 12 enhancements from our beloved community.

Announcing Traefik Mesh 1.4 - New Name, New Features

Announcing Traefik Mesh 1.4 - New Name, New Features

Manuel Zapf
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Product News
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October, 2020

Traefik Mesh 1.4 brings some under-the-hood changes and new features, including support for a new version of the Service Mesh Interface (SMI) specification, enabling filtering by headers and more.

Houston, we have Plugins! Traefik 2.3 Announcement

Houston, we have Plugins! Traefik 2.3 Announcement

Manuel Zapf
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Product News
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September, 2020

Traefik 2.3, the latest version of the most popular open source cloud native proxy, is now available. With plugins, ECS provider, and more!

Announcing Maesh 1.3

Announcing Maesh 1.3

Manuel Zapf
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Product News
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July, 2020

Maesh 1.3, the latest version of the simpler service mesh, is now even more reliable, flexible, and widely available.

Kubernetes Ingress & Service API Demystified

Kubernetes Ingress & Service API Demystified

Manuel Zapf
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Kubernetes
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June, 2020

The Ingress Object itself already has a long history with K8s. It is still considered beta, which is kinda surprising for something that has been so long present in K8s. But why is that? And when will that change?