Quickly get hands-on with HashiCorp Cloud Platform (HCP) Consul using the HCP portal quickstart deployment, learn about intentions, and route traffic using service resolvers and service splitters.
Get Started with Consul on Kubernetes
Install Consul on Kubernetes and quickly explore service mesh features such as service-to-service permissions with intentions, ingress with API Gateway, and enhanced observability.
Get Started on VMs
Install Consul on VMs and quickly explore service discovery and service mesh features such as service-to-service permissions with intentions, ingress with API Gateway, and enhanced observability.
Explore common service mesh tasks.
Secure Service Communication
Authenticate service-to-service communication with mTLS and authorization with Access Control Lists (ACLs).
Consul observability features enhance your service mesh capabilities with enriched metrics, logs, and distributed traces so you can improve performance and debug your distributed services with precision.
Traffic routing with Consul service mesh, gateways, and Envoy proxies.
Network Infrastructure Automation
Automate infrastructure changes to react to changes in your Consul service catalog.
Automate your network configuration with Consul-Terraform-Sync
Automate updates to firewall rules in network infrastructure with Consul-Terraform-Sync.
Build a custom Consul-Terraform-Sync module
Build your own, custom Consul-Terraform-Sync module to automate your network infrastructure with Consul and Terraform.
Consul-Terraform-Sync and Terraform Enterprise/Cloud integration
Automate updates to network infrastructure with Consul-Terraform-Sync and Terraform Enterprise/Cloud.