March 14, 2018
Now it’s even easier to run Portworx on Mesosphere DC/OS

Last week on The New Stack, our CTO Gou Rao wrote about why Portworx is excited about the latest DC/OS release. In short, DC/OS 1.11 focuses on three themes: seamless hybrid, edge, and multi-cloud operations; production-ready Kubernetes; and improved security for mission-critical stateful applications. Each of these themes is something that our own customers are
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December 3, 2017
Using External Persistent Volumes to Reduce Recovery Times and Achieve High Availability on DC/OS

Dinesh Israni, Senior Software Engineer at Portworx, gave a presentation and Q&A on “Using External Persistent Volumes to Reduce Recovery Times and Achieve High Availability on DC/OS” at MesosCon Europe. Besides reading this transcript, you can also watch a video of the presentation. Dinesh Israni Welcome, everyone. My name is Dinesh Israni and I am
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September 6, 2017
Accelerating Production Deployments of Data-Rich Applications on Mesosphere DC/OS with Portworx

Running data-rich applications in containers allows enterprise IT organizations to run cloud-native services on their own terms. At the same time, enterprises want their IT toolchain to be seamlessly integrated and battle-tested in production. As orchestration changes the requirements on storage and the application deployment model, we need a complete cloud-native infrastructure to enable a
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March 6, 2017
Snapshotting Cassandra Container Volumes for CI/CD Using Mesosphere DC/OS

  In a previous post, we saw how to set up Portworx on DC/OS using Mesosphere Universe. In this post, we’ll take that a step further and look at a real-world scenario where we use Portworx to snapshot Cassandra container data volumes to use as part of your CI/CD system. Background Running distributed databases such as Cassandra give
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March 1, 2017
Persistent containers with Mesosphere Universe, DC/OS and Portworx

How to install Portworx PX-Developer onto a DC/OS cluster running on vanilla AWS EC2 nodes. Recently Portworx became part of Mesosphere Universe, the DC/OS app-store of container images that allow you to scale, update, and upgrade complex services like Cassandra, Kafka, ElasticSearch, Hadoop and other stateful services. Using the Mesosphere Universe, you can install Portworx in
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