Meshery Adapter for Consul

Service Mesh Adapter Status Latest Supported Mesh Version
Consul Adapter stable v1.8.2

Lifecycle management

The Meshery Adapter for Consul can install v1.8.2 of the Consul service mesh. A number of sample applications for Consul can also be installed using Meshery.

Features

  1. Lifecycle management of Consul
  2. Lifecycle management of sample applications
  3. Performance management of Consul and it workloads
    • Prometheus and Grafana integration
  4. Configuration management and best practices of Consul
  5. Custom service mesh configuration

Sample Applications

The Meshery Adapter for Consul includes a handful of sample applications. Use Meshery to deploy any of these sample applications.

  • httpbin
    • Httpbin is a simple HTTP request and response service.
  • Istio BookInfo
    • This application is a polyglot composition of microservices are written in different languages and sample BookInfo application displays information about a book, similar to a single catalog entry of an online book store.
  • Image Hub
    • Image Hub is a sample application written to run on Consul for exploring WebAssembly modules used as Envoy filters.

Layer5 Image Hub on HashiCorp Consul

Performance management of Consul and it workloads

Prometheus and Grafana integration

The Meshery Adapter for Consul will connect to Meshery Adapter for Consul’s Prometheus and Grafana instances running in the control plane (typically found in a separate namespace) or other instances to which Meshery has network reachability.

Architecture

Consul Service Mesh Archicture

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