All Software Architecture, All the Time
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Marco Palladino

Marco Palladino
CTO, Kong


Marco Palladino is CTO and cofounder of Kong, the most widely adopted OSS API and microservice gateway. He’s Kong’s coauthor, responsible for the design and delivery of the company’s products while also providing technical thought leadership around APIs and microservices within both Kong and the external software community. Marco is an inventor, software developer, and internet entrepreneur based in San Francisco. Previously, he cofounded Mashape, which became the largest API marketplace(acquired by RapidAPI in 2017).


11:00am–11:45am Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Secondary topics:  Language-focused, Overview, Theoretical
Service mesh discussions are dominated by vendors trying to frame mesh as a new technology. However, just as microservices are a pattern, not a specific technology, service mesh is a new way to deploy features that API management once comprised. Marco Palladino explores the service mesh pattern, notes the reasons for its emergence, and outlines the technical requirements. Read more.