Difference between Ingress, Ingress controller, and API gateway in Kubernetes

There is no shortage of articles explaining the concepts of Kubernetes Ingress controllers and Ingress objects. I want to add a quick explanation that helped me understand the difference between these two types of objects.

An Ingress controller is similar to an nginx instance that you install on a host. Within that nginx instance…

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Grig Gheorghiu

Grig Gheorghiu

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