Introduction to Service Mesh: Linkerd (TOC)

Training TOC for two days:

  1. Introduction to Service Mesh
    • What is Linkerd?
    • Purpose and use cases
  2. Getting Started with Linkerd 
    • Installation and setup (using CLI)
    • Key components and architecture
  3.  Data plane and Control plane explain in details
  4. Golden metrics
  5. Service Profiles
  6. Retries and Timeout (Percentile explaination)
  7. explanation about mtls, and how it works with linkred
  8. Kubernetes deployment using Service mesh (Canary, blue-green)
  9. Troubleshooting
  10. Production Deployment (using helm)

[Lab Setup]: On Kubernetes Cluster, we will install linkerd