The Using VMware Tanzu Service Mesh documentation provides information about using VMware Tanzu™ Service Mesh™, built on VMware NSX®.

This documentation complements Getting Started with Tanzu Service Mesh and contains information about more advanced tasks, including advanced configuration and administrative tasks.

Intended Audience

This information is intended for the following audiences:

  • DevOps engineers, site reliability engineers (SREs), and platform operators who want to use Tanzu Service Mesh to deploy and manage cloud-native microservices applications across clusters, clouds, and platforms.

  • Application developers and service owners who want to use Tanzu Service Mesh for application development.

  • Security engineers and SecOps engineers who want to use Tanzu Service Mesh to configure user- and data-centric security policies for their microservices applications and benefit from security analytics and compliance capabilities of the product.

The information is written for platform operators, application developers, and security engineers who have a basic understanding of Kubernetes and are familiar with container deployment concepts and service mesh concepts.