Learn with Portworx Lightboard Sessions

This is the initial release of educational series which will provide content through lightboarding. Through this unique way of learning, we will provide short, concise, easy to understand videos for viewers. We’re hoping it helps readers learn and answer their questions about Portworx. Viewers will be able to get up to speed on Portworx as a whole or perhaps learn about a specific feature. This series will be an ongoing series from Portworx so make sure to check our youtube channel in the future for more.

Let’s dig into the lightboard videos available as of this blog post.

 

Why Portworx?

In this short video, we will explain the Portworx value proposition along with some of the differentiating features such as data mobility, application awareness and infrastructure independence.

Resources related to this video that you can check out can be found below.

 

Portworx 101 (Overview)

In this video, learn the basics of Portworx and how it can enable your stateful workloads. We will discuss the largest fragments of the Portworx the platform and how it creates a global namespace to enable virtual volumes for containers.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Understanding Storage Pools

In this video, learn how Portworx achieves mobility for applications by dynamically managing pools of storage across a cluster of nodes. We’ll show how Portworx pools clusters of infrastructure together into classified storage resource pools for applications.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Deployment Modes (Hyperconverged, Disaggregated)

With this video you will learn how Portworx deploys it’s full stack of software in a linux container. In this short video you will learn the two main deployment modes in which Portworx can be installed on your infrastructure.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Deploying Portworx On Kubernetes 

In this video, learn why Portworx is a leading data management solution for Kubernetes. We will show how Portworx runs on any distribution of Kubernetes and what components are involved.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Understanding Volume Replication

In this video, learn how Portworx provides high availability for your data rich applications and how it does this by providing synchronous replication at the volume granular level.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Volume Snapshot Types

In this video, learn how Portworx provides data protection with snapshots. We’ll talk about the different types of snapshots available from Portworx for stateful applications and how they can be used.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

What is RTO and RPO

Understanding Recovery Time Object (RTO) and Recovery Point Object (RPO) is vital for disaster recovery planning. Check out this short video to get a quick understanding of RTO and RPO and how Portworx solutions can help you.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

Portworx Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery is a critical component of every data management solutions. In this short video, learn about the disaster recovery solutions available from the Portworx platform.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

 

What are Shared Volumes

Shared volumes or volume shares allow multiple readers and writers for applications such as WordPress and content management systems. In this video, get a better understanding of the different between ReadWriteOnce and ReadWriteMany.

Resources you can check out related to this topic.

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