Service Mesh for Less

Adoption of service mesh continues to grow as its features become baseline expectations for any modern application platform but infrastructure and operational costs remain a concern. Istio's 'Ambient Mesh' feature is tackling these concerns head-on. See how it works in a live demo and how it can be used in your environment.


Louis Ryan

CTO @Solo

Louis Ryan is the CTO of, Co-founder of Istio, and current member of the TOC. Previously Principal Engineer at Google where he led the creation and open-sourcing of gRPC and ran the platform teams responsible for API serving infrastructure.

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Alex Ly

Field Engineer at @Solo

Alex Ly is a Field Engineer at based in San Francisco, CA. Before joining his prior experiences at leading Kubernetes platform companies such as Mesosphere and Red Hat have shaped his career around open source and cloud-native technologies. Creating content, blogs, tutorials, and workshops for others to use and learn from and working with customers to achieve their needs are a few of many passions in his role.

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