Recipe for an HTTPS Sidecar

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This paper serves the purpose of reference for the well-known sidecar pattern of Kubernetes.

Goal

Implement the HTTPS interface for a container application that doesn’t have https implemented.

Solution

Run a Nginx container beside the app in the same pod. The Nginx web server listens on the HTTPS port, and reverse proxy the request…

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