GOTO 2020 • The Past, Present and Future of Cloud Native API Gateways • Daniel Bryant

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This presentation was recorded at GOTOpia Europe 2020. #GOTOcon #GOTOpia

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Many engineers are confused about how a cloud-native API gateway relates to Kubernetes Ingress or a Service load balancer. This talk will unravel this confusion.
An API gateway is at the core of how APIs are managed, secured and presented within any web-based system. Although the technology has been in use for many years, it has not always kept pace with recent developments within the cloud-native space.
Join the expert to experts Daniel Bryant in uncovering the evolution of API gateways over the past ten years and how the original problems they were solving have shifted in relation to cloud-native technologies and workflow.
Current challenges of using an API gateway within Kubernetes: scaling the developer workflow [...]

00:00 Intro
00:23 tl;dr
01:58 Edge: The boundary between your data center & your user(s)
02:35 Thesis
02:46 History
10:20 Challenges with microservices
16:44 Thesis
17:11 2 biggest challenges with k8s & the edge
20:17 3 strategies for the edge with k8s
28:43 Conclusion

Download slides and read the full abstract here:
#CloudNative #APIs #APIGateway #Kubernetes #k8s #Cloud #Edge #EdgeStack #Microservices #CloudNativeMicroservices #FullCycleDevelopment

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