Neil McAllister

Achieve zero-downtime deployments with Traefik and Kubernetes

Achieve zero-downtime deployments with Traefik and Kubernetes

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Kubernetes
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September 10, 2020

Containers and Kubernetes have revolutionized software delivery. Releasing apps and services as stateless container images makes it easy to create and destroy container instances as demand requires.

Unlock the potential of data APIs with strong authentication and Traefik Enterprise

Unlock the potential of data APIs with strong authentication and Traefik Enterprise

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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How To
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September 2, 2020

One of the top goals for enterprises today is to open up the data held within legacy systems and expose it through APIs, microservices, and other modern means.

Unleash custom networking logic with Traefik Plugins

Unleash custom networking logic with Traefik Plugins

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Product News
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August 19, 2020

With Traefik plugins, you can now easily build, use, and share your own custom extensions to Traefik’s functionality, with minimal development overhead.

Simplified security for Kubernetes with Traefik and Let’s Encrypt

Simplified security for Kubernetes with Traefik and Let’s Encrypt

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Kubernetes
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July 21, 2020

Encryption for network security is a non-trivial matter, particularly in complex environments. Traefik and Let’s Encrypt can make the process of securing Kubernetes clusters simpler, speedier, and more resilient.

Traefik and Docker Swarm: A Dynamic Duo for Cloud-Native Container Networking

Traefik and Docker Swarm: A Dynamic Duo for Cloud-Native Container Networking

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Docker
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July 15, 2020

External reverse proxy and load balancing software like Traefik offer networking features and control that Docker Swarm cannot provide on its own.

Beyond Kubernetes: Bringing Microservices Together with Service Mesh

Beyond Kubernetes: Bringing Microservices Together with Service Mesh

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Kubernetes
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June 24, 2020

When adopting microservices, Kubernetes alone may not be enough to handle more complex networking challenges that arise. This is the job of a service mesh.

Securing your Kubernetes environment against external traffic threats

Securing your Kubernetes environment against external traffic threats

Neil McAllister
Neil McAllister
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Kubernetes
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June 16, 2020

Kubernetes is often used to manage external-facing applications, so the need for protecting applications from harmful external traffic is nearly universal.