Maximilian Bischoff joined inovex as a Cloud Platform Engineer in 2018 and has since worked on topics such as testing kubernetes, edge computing and observability. He authored illuminatio, a tool for testing kubernetes network policies, as part of his master thesis.
Currently he is leading the implementation of istio on top of the Kubernetes platform of 1&1 Mail and Media (web.de, GMX, etc.).
Trust is good, control is better - A (short) story about Network Policies
Testing the effectiveness of Kubernetes Network Policies can be done in different approaches. In this talk we will show you the benefits and drawbacks of different approaches and what solution we finally chose.