Welcome to the Amalgam8 documentation! This documentation is a detailed reference guide for all features available in Amalgam8 as well as its internal architecture.
The documentation is structured as follows:
Amalgam8 Concepts describes the fundamental concepts behind Amalgam8 and how Amalgam8 works in tandem with various container runtimes.
Demo section contains walkthroughs that illustrate some of Amalgam8’s key features using the sample applications available in the Amalgam8 GitHub repository.
Control Plane section provides detailed information on the architecture, installation and configuration of the services in Amalgam8’s management plane, namely the Service Registry and the Route Controller.
Sidecar section provides detailed information on the architecture, installation and configuration of the Amalgam8 Sidecar that is responsible for service registration, heartbeat, service discovery, and intelligent request routing between microservices.