Today I’m open sourcing runsd, an unofficial DNS service discovery and authentication layer I’ve built for Cloud Run to make microservices networking easier.
If you’ve used Kubernetes or Docker Swarm to run microservices, then you are
probably familiar with the concept of DNS service
This lets you call another service as easy as connecting to
Your request will be routed to a container running the service named
even if it’s on another machine on your cluster.1
However, Cloud Run currently does not offer a DNS service discovery experience and authenticating private services on Cloud Run requires you to make code changes which makes your services less portable (we’ll talk more about this soon). Read More →