CRD + RESTful Interface
Built on top of Envoy, Kuma can be fully operated via simple CRDs on Kubernetes or with a RESTful API on other platforms. GUI included.
L4 + L7 Policies
Connect your Microservices with Kuma, and apply intuitive policies for security, observability, routing, and more in one command.
Kuma can run anywhere, on Kubernetes and VMs, in the cloud or on-premise, in single or multi-datacenter setups.
VMware Tanzu Service Mesh
Simplify the way you connect, monitor and secure the many microservices driving your business - across any runtime and any cloud.
Kong Kuma is ranked 2nd in Service Mesh while VMware Tanzu Service Mesh is ranked 6th in Service Mesh. Kong Kuma is rated 0.0, while VMware Tanzu Service Mesh is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Kong Kuma is most compared with Istio, Envoy, HashiCorp Consul, AWS App Mesh and Buoyant Linkerd, whereas VMware Tanzu Service Mesh is most compared with Istio, Envoy, HashiCorp Consul and AWS App Mesh.
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