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The Service Mesh

What Every Software Engineer Needs to Know about the World's Most Over-Hyped Technology

Whenever you hear people speak about containers and container networking, there is a high chance of the Service Mesh coming up as a topic. It is a real hype and while being on the twitters i discovered this great article by William Morgan of @BuoyantIO, the creator of Linkerd. William does a great job of explaining the technology, the use cases, what to use it for and what not and i have a couple of comments to add: