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Application Service Mesh

ASM is a service mesh platform developed by Huawei Cloud based on Istio. It is seamlessly interconnected with CCE and provides out-of-the-box usability, enhanced reliability, and visualized management.

Progressive Knowledge

ASM knowledge for users from beginner level to expert level


ASM concepts, features and application scenarios are provided to help you quickly select your desired type to match services. This facilitates rapid service migration to Huawei Cloud.

Introduction to ASM

Be a Power User

ASM is a non-intrusive solution for you to manage microservice lifecycle and traffic. It is compatible with the Kubernetes and Istio ecosystems and hosts a wide range of features such as retry, timeout, load balancing, outlier detection, and fault injection.

Service Management

Gateway Management

Grayscale Release

Mesh Configuration





ASM provides a free Basic mesh package for you to manage a maximum of 200 pods and perform grayscale release.

Buying a Mesh


Grayscale release facilitates smooth rollout of iterative software products in production environments. This tutorial takes Bookinfo as an example to illustrate Istio-based service governance using ASM.

Getting Started


This tutorial describes the governance capability for services using the Dubbo protocol and how to upgrade the data-plane sidecar without interrupting services.

Best Practices