Security And Encryption In Weave Net

Securing a network with full end-to-end encryption can be complicated and overlay networks add another level of difficulty. However, with Weave Net we’ve worked very hard to simplify the set-up process and make managing the whole thing as straightforward as possible.

Weave Net 2.0 Released: Peer Discovery, Docker Swarm Plugin & Cli Changes

Today, we’re pleased to announce the release of Weave Net 2.0, which features a peer discovery feature via Weave Cloud, a Docker Swarm plugin, and several changes to Weave Net’s CLI and internals.

Linux Namespaces And Go Don't Mix

Martynas Pumputis explains how a Weave Net bug uncovered considerable limitations of Go programming language runtime.

Weave-npc: Container Firewalls In Go

Weave Network Policy Controller is an implementation of the Kubernetes Network Policy. Read on to learn about container firewalls in Go.

Financial Disaster Recovery Plan Using Aws And Weave Net’s Multicasting

At AWS re:Invent in November, Felix Candelario and Benjamin Feldon from Amazon Web Services (AWS) gave a presentation titled “Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity for Financial Institutions.”Disaster Recovery is an issue of particular...

How To Run Kubernetes On Bare Metal

Read why bare metal application development is gaining popularity & a how-to guide for running Kubernetes clusters on bare metal with Weave Cloud + Packet

5 Reasons To Choose Weave

Since the project started in 2014, Weave Net has grown in capability and maturity, added features and improved performance. Weave Net is evolving into a powerful Cloud Native Networking Toolkit. Much more than a virtual network for Docker...

Fast And Secure Container Networking With Weave Net's Fast Datapath

Weave Net 1.2 introduced a high performance overlay network for containers called fast datapath (fastdp). Despite advantages, the overlay had a limitation that it did not have any built-in mechanism for encrypting dataplane packets, so by...

Weave Net 1.9 Released: Encrypted Fast Datapath & Arm

Today, we’re pleased to announce the release of Weave Net 1.9, which features faster, more secure networking and support for ARM builds. Fast, Secure Networking Weave Net has several options for configuring the network: ‘fast datapath’ –...

Using Weave Net For Networkpolicy In Kubernetes

FOSDEM is a free conference for Open Source developers, held each year in Brussels. In the Lightning Talk stream I gave a whistle-stop tour of the motivation, definition and implementation of Kubernetes NetworkPolicy using Weave Net. In...

Using Weave To Network Containerized Microservices On Amazon Ecs

Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS) is a Docker container management service, part of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. By using Weave Net, a software-defined networking solution, you can deploy containers onto ECS more easily, without...

Ansible And Weave Step By Step

We received permission from Alberto Garcia Lamela to post this guest blog post. The original post here. This is a pragmatic guide to Ansible for beginners. This use case will guide you on how to set up a cross-cloud software defined...

Cloud Native: Software You Can Trust

Weaveworks CEO, Alexis Richardson and chairman of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation TOC, wrote an article for CNCF on the cloud native community during CloudNativeCon. We are a young organisation, but we are ambitious. Our goal is to...

Weaveworks At Aws Re:invent 2016: Operations Management With Amazon Ecs

In case you missed this year’s AWS re:Invent, we wanted to share another of our favorite sessions from the show. In a joint talk with Paul Maddox from AWS, our software engineer Alfonso Acosta walked through best practices for deploying...

Comparing Container Orchestrators: Six Choices Analyzed | Weaveworks

Comparing OrchestratorsIf you’re managing a large number of containers, or expecting to do so in the near future, the options for container orchestration tools — from major players such as Amazon and IBM to startups and open-source...

Aws Re:invent: Weaveworks Presentations You Can’t Miss

AWS re:Invent will be here before you know it. Weaveworks is a silver sponsor of the event, and we have some great presentations and booth events you won’t want to miss. Meet the team at AWS re:Invent Demos and prizes and people – oh my!...

Securing Microservices In Kubernetes

IntroductionStarting with version 1.3, Kubernetes includes beta support for network policies that allow you to exert control over connections to your containers. For those unfamiliar with Kubernetes network policies they have the following...

Introducing Weave Scope 1.0 Now With Weave Net Views

Weave Scope is a zero-config, drop-in solution for visualizing, monitoring and controlling your Docker and Kubernetes cloud-native applications. Today, we’re releasing Weave Scope 1.0, which introduces a new Scope view to visualize and...

What Are Microservices?

Software applications built using microservices have multiplied rapidly in recent years, and the trend shows no signs of slowing down. A host of tech industry titans, including Netflix, Amazon, eBay, Uber and Comcast, have all written...

Whodunnit? Debugging And Diagnosing Microservices With Weave Cloud Beta

Debugging is about understanding the system. If software is behaving in some unexpected way, it means there is some piece of the system you don’t understand. Microservices, in particular, spread the system’s behaviour across many...