This week's articles
Authorizing Microservice APIs With OPA and Kuma
#opa, #kubernetes, #build
You can hook up Kuma
, so that then whenever an external request comes in, Kuma will send the agent an authorization query that says, "Hey, is this API call authorized or not?". OPA returns that authorization decision and Kuma is responsible for enforcing it.
Annotating Kubernetes Services for Humans
Much like implementing observability within microservice systems, you often don't realize that you need human service discovery until it's too late. Don't wait until something is on fire in production to start wishing you had implemented better metrics and also documented how to get in touch with the part of your organization that looks after it.