Address Management

Before we look into the details of Address Management in Cilium, let us look at overview of the cilium container networking control flow.

Cilium Container Networking Control Flow

The control flow picture below gives an overview about how the containers obtain its IP Address from the IPAM for different modes of Address Management that Cilium Supports.

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Cilium supports multiple different address management modes: