When we got the results back from the latest State Of Spring survey, 67% of you said you would like to see better support for service discovery and configuration management on Kubernetes.
With the release of Spring Cloud 2021.0.0-M3, we are taking a big step forward to addressing both of these concerns!
Spring Cloud Kubernetes has offered a
DiscoveryClient implementation since its inception. However, the implementation required the application to have permissions to use the Kubernetes API server. This proved to be a major barrier for many Spring Cloud user’s, as Kubernetes administrators were hesitant to give apps permissions to make API requests to the Kubernetes API server.