Meshery Adapter for Linkerd

Service Mesh Adapter Status Latest Supported Mesh Version
Linkerd Adapter stable v2.5.0

Lifecycle management

The Meshery Adapter for Linkerd can install v2.5.0 of Linkerd. A number of sample applications can be installed using the Meshery Adapter for Linkerd.


  1. Lifecycle management of Linkerd
  2. Lifecycle management of sample applications
  3. Performance testing

Sample Applications

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

  • Emojivoto
    • A microservice application that allows users to vote for their favorite emoji, and tracks votes received on a leaderboard.
  • 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.
  • Linkerd Books
    • Application that helps you manage your bookshelf.
  • HTTPbin
    • A simple HTTP Request & Response Service.

Identify overhead involved in running Linkerd, various Linkerd configurations while running different workloads and on different infrastructure. The adapter facilitates data plane and control plane performance testing.

  1. Prometheus integration
  2. Grafana integration

The Meshery adapter for Linkerd will connect to Linkerd’s Prometheus and Grafana instances running in the control plane.