Istio

A Story by
Open platform to connect, manage, and secure microservices, by Google, IBM, and Lyft

What is Istio?

Istio is an open platform for providing a uniform way to integrate microservices, manage traffic flow across microservices, enforce policies and aggregate telemetry data. Istio's control plane provides an abstraction layer over the underlying cluster management platform, such as Kubernetes, Mesos, etc.
Istio is a tool in the Microservices Tools category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

114 companies use Istio in their tech stacks, including medium.com, Ruangguru, and Lime.

medium.com

Ruangguru

Lime

Groww

Our Stack

Wongnai

Avito

Buzzvil

Skyscanner

QuintoAndar

TOKIGAMES TECH

AIA Singapore

Why developers like Istio

Zero code for logging and monitoring
Service Mesh
Great flexibility
Ingress controller
Easy integration with Kubernetes and Docker
Powerful authorization mechanisms
Full Security
Resiliency