Istio Kafka Wire protocol Support


Hi Team,

I am new to Istio, We are planning to use Istio as SSL Service Mesh, For Kafka in a K8S environment.

I would like to check does Istio support Kafka Wire protocol communication.



Hi, here is this of supported protocol: .


This would need to be covered by envoy and that task is still outstanding albeit underway, for more details see and the WIP PR



Not yet, but it is being worked on:


Has anyone tried deploying kafka and zookeeper inside kubernetes with istio enable?