This page describes features that are supported in Anthos Service Mesh 1.4.9.
In the following tables, any feature with a check mark in a
Supported column indicates that the feature is fully supported by
Google Cloud Support. Features not explicitly listed in the tables receive
Supported default indicates a feature that is enabled by default when you
install Anthos Service Mesh.
Supported optional indicates a feature that you can optionally enable
when you install Anthos Service Mesh. For information on enabling a
Supported optional feature, see
Enabling optional features.
Not supported indicates that the feature is not supported in Anthos Service Mesh.
L7 support for protocols like WebSocket, MongoDB, Redis, Kafka (although
you may be able to make them work by using TCP byte stream support).
If TCP byte stream cannot support the protocol (for example, Kafka sends a
redirect address in a protocol-specific reply and this redirect is
incompatible with Istio's routing logic), then we do not support the protocol.
Egress directly out from sidecars
Egress using egress gateways
Service entry resource
Percentage, fault injection, path matching, redirects, retries, rewriting,
timeout, retry, mirroring, header manipulation, and CORS routing rules
For installations on GKE, you can enable an internal
load balancer for the Istio ingress gateway. Internal load balancers aren't
supported for GKE on-prem. For information on configuring
GKE on-prem, see
Setting up your load balancer for GKE on-prem.
Public load balancer
Internal load balancer
Load balancing policies
Currently, Anthos Service Mesh in the Cloud Console isn't available on
Anthos Service Mesh observability features in the Google Cloud Console with
Cloud Monitoring and Cloud Logging
Optionally installed, customer-managed
As a convenience, the configuration profile for GKE on-prem
installs an instance of Grafana, but Cloud Support can't provide
help managing this third-party product. See Grafana documentation
for help setting up and managing the dashboards.
Currently Anthos Service Mesh certificate authority (Mesh CA) and the Anthos Service Mesh pages in
the Cloud Console aren't available on GKE on-prem.
Anthos Service Mesh versions 1.4.1 to 1.6.8-asm.9 are supported with the following
GKE and GKE on-prem versions:
Anthos Service Mesh 1.4 supports the following GKE versions: 1.14 and
GKE on-prem version 1.2.0-gke.6 and higher, which is
included in Anthos 1.2.