Overview of IngressLink
The F5 IngressLink solution is addressing modern app delivery at scale. F5 IngressLink is the first true integration between BIG-IP and NGINX technologies. F5 IngressLink was built to support customers with modern, container application workloads that use both BIG-IP Container Ingress Services and NGINX Ingress Controller for Kubernetes. It’s an elegant control plane solution that offers a unified method of working with both technologies from a single interface—offering the best of BIG-IP and NGINX and fostering better collaboration across NetOps and DevOps teams. The diagram below demonstrates this use-case.
This architecture diagram demonstrates the IngressLink solution:
IngressLink Compatibility Matrix
IngressLink does not have any restrictions for customizing the namespace or service endpoint. However F5 recommends using the default