Traefik is cool, and flexible. It’s become my goto solution any time I need a reverse proxy, edge router, and lately, an ingress controller. This talk will walk through five real world examples in which I use Traefik for more effective application development and deployment.
Local API manager
Dynamic load balancer with Docker Swarm / Compose
Protecting apps with an auth firewall
Kubernetes Ingress controller
Health check/Metrics aggregator for a Pod
Summary: Traefik is cool and flexible. We covered five real world examples of how Traefik can help you improve your existing development and deployment workflows. I’m not saying you should try Traefik on your next process, but you really should.
Dr. Rion Dooley is the Director of Platform Services and Solutions at Data Machines Corp. Rion came to DMC from Texas Advanced Computing Center where he spent the last decade integrating new and emerging technologies to build solutions that make it easier to conduct open, digital science. His prior projects span the areas of parallel, cloud, and distributed computing, scheduling, data management, identity and access management, information modeling, and scientific reproducibility. He was the Principal Investigator for and contributes to the Agave Platform Project, and is active in the Open Source community.