Integration with Apache SkyWalking

This is a quick start for Istio integration with Apache Skywalking in your environment .

For the detailed steps please refer to the blog article on Apache Skywalking website.

To highlight the essential integration steps:

getmesh istioctl install --set profile=demo \
               --set meshConfig.enableEnvoyAccessLogService=true \
               --set meshConfig.defaultConfig.envoyAccessLogService.address=skywalking-oap.istio-system:11800
  • Label the application namespace with
kubectl label namespace <namespace> istio-injection=enabled
  • Deploy Apache SkyWalking and the Application per the blog post
  • Monitor your application via SkyWalking WebUI