Since joining Google Cloud in 2015 as Uber TL, I conceived of and drove the modernization of GCP application networking by embracing emerging cloud native technologies using Envoy proxy with Traffic Director as open service mesh and universal control plane that powers all Google Cloud application load balancing products. For large deployments and latency critical services I defined industry first gRPC proxyless mesh that improves on the novel concept of service mesh by removing proxy to simplify service mesh operations.
July 12th, 2021 | 34 mins 20 secs
envoy, gcp, google cloud, grpc, service mesh
Anna Berenberg, who is a Distinguished Engineer at Google. Anna goes in depth about her position at Google and what she does there. She tells us about the “Five nines” applications, how proxies are used on a day-to-day cloud basis at Google, and how security and reliability come together with what they’ve done at Google for Envoy.