L7 Load-Balancing with Kubernetes Services + Annotations

Kubernetes does not natively support gRPC Load Balancing out of the box.

Learn how to use Cilium’s embedded Envoy proxy to achieve load-balancing for L7 services, with a simple annotation.

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Main steps in the lab

01 🏛️ The Lab Environment

Explore the lab's environment

02🌐 Deploy gRPC Application

Deploy a gRPC application and verify connectivity over gRPC.

03🌐 Load Balancing for L7 Services

Let's enable L7 Load-Balancing by simply applying an annotation.

04🎓 Final words

Final words, thanks for participating!