Policy Recommendation

Network security is often not the first thing you think about when setting up a cluster. Usually, by the time you decide to segment your traffic, there are dozens of services already running and connecting to each other. Setting up your network security rules in a running environment can be very difficult, and gets harder the larger your cluster grows. Calico Enterprise uses a policy recommendation engine to help you quickly implement network security in your cluster without all the upfront work.

Calico Enterprise logs all network traffic and uses this data to form a baseline for which microservices communicate with each other. The baseline is then used to generate a set of policies that will lock down your cluster while allowing those connections that were observed historically. These recommended policies can be modified before staging or committing to your cluster.

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