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· 11 min read
Estelle Rao

In the TiDB Hackathon 2021, the APISIX team (team leader: Chao Zhang, team members: Zeping Bai, Zhengsong Tu, Jinghan Chen) presented the ability of TiDB to interface with Apache APISIX to implement a universal configuration center. In this article, we will bring you some stories behind the project and the future outlook, if you are interested in the project, please feel free to participate in the project.

· 7 min read
Yilin Zeng

The author of this article, Zhendong Qi, is from China Mobile Cloud Competence Center. He has extensive experience in distributed object storage software development and has participated in the construction of several resource pools in the mobile cloud. This article describes how community contributor Zhendong Qi contributed clickhouse-logger to Apache APISIX and how he used the plugin to simplify the business architecture and improve the efficiency of logging.

· 9 min read
Fei Han

Apache APISIX is a dynamic, real-time, high-performance cloud-native API gateway that provides rich traffic management functions such as load balancing, dynamic upstream, grayscale publishing, service interruption, identity authentication, and observability. As a cloud native API gateway, Apache APISIX also integrates multiple service discovery capabilities. This article will show you how to configure CoreDNS in Apache APISIX.

· 6 min read
Yilin Zeng

Apache APISIX already supports gRPC protocol proxies, as well as HTTP(s) to gRPC Server proxies via the gRPC Transcode plugin. Through active community discussion and contributions, Apache APISIX has broadened the scope of support for the gRPC ecosystem: support for the gRPC Web Protocol Request Proxy.

· 4 min read

Apache APISIX is a production-ready open source seven-layer full traffic processing platform that serves as an API gateway for business entry traffic with high performance, low latency, official dashboard support, and over fifty plugins. If you are using Kong and are interested in APISIX but struggle to get started, try our just open source migration tool Kong-To-APISIX to help you migrate smoothly with one click.

· 6 min read

It has been 8 months since the release of Apache APISIX version 2.0 last October. In the course of practice, we have also discovered some issues with etcd's HTTP API that interoperate with the gRPC API. In fact, having a gRPC-gateway does not mean that HTTP access is perfectly supported, there are some nuances here.

· 6 min read

This article introduces the performance comparison between Apache APISIX and Envoy under certain conditions. In general, APISIX is slightly better than Envoy in terms of response latency and QPS, and APISIX has more advantages than Enovy when multiple worker processes are enabled due to the collaborative approach of NGINX in high concurrency scenarios. The performance and latency of APISIX makes it a massive throughput capability in handling north-south traffic.

· 7 min read

This article provides a basic introduction to the Kubernetes Service APIs by asking questions. As a whole, the Kubernetes Service APIs refine many ingress best practices, such as expression enhancements that actually extend the capabilities of Route, and BackendPolicy objects that can specify almost any Kubernetes backend resource for upstream.