linkerd

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Twitter-Style Operability for Microservices

What is linkerd?

linkerd is an out-of-process network stack for microservices. It functions as a transparent RPC proxy, handling everything needed to make inter-service RPC safe and sane--including load-balancing, service discovery, instrumentation, and routing.
linkerd is a tool in the Microservices Tools category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

39 companies use linkerd in their tech stacks, including main, Monzo, and StreamElements.

main

Monzo

StreamElements

GAPO

Amperity

CommonBond

Teachable

SupplyPike

Eddy Travels

asencis

Araclx

OneFit

Why developers like linkerd

CNCF Project
Service Mesh
Fast Integration
Pre-check permissions
Light Weight