How a Service Mesh Fits Into Your API Mediation Strategy


Published: 30 October 2018 ID: G00373257

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Summary

Microservices and containers introduce new requirements for API mediation. Application leaders must adjust their API mediation strategy to include a service mesh if they are deploying miniservices and microservices in containers or PaaS.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Protect and Enable Your APIs by Updating Your API Mediation Strategy as You Adopt Microservices and Containers
    • Manage Consumer-to-API Interactions by Using API Gateways
    • Manage Service-to-Service Interactions by Using a Service Mesh When Using Containers or PaaS
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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