Layer 7 API Gateway Version 10
Upgrade and Migration services
In April 2020 Broadcom Inc released version 10 API Gateway – With a strategy to focus on modern containerized Kubernetes environments, this release delivers many advantages. Firstly, version 10 Gateway, Portal and MAG (Mobile APIM Gateway) now support Kubernetes based containers enabling customers to reduce costs, take full benefits of the ease-of-use, portability and increase scalability. It will directly support Red Hat OpenShift container platform support and out-of-the-box support the container-based CI/CD Framework.
There is a simplification of the distribution form factors. CentOS will be the primary Linux-based platform for all APIM virtual and hardware appliances. The Red Hat Enterprise (RHEL) form factors of the Layer 7 Gateway appliances will End-of-Support on February 25th, 2021. The Gateway Software and Container deployments will keep supporting the latest version of RedHat Enterprise Linux. Customers should upgrade any CentOS 6 appliances to new API Gateway 10 CentOS 7 appliance for long term support after CentOS 6 End-of-Life November 30th, 2020.
Want to see what else is new in layer7 API Gateway version 10? Check out the fact sheet.