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March 22, 2019

VIDEO – Containerization Explained

We're back with another lightboarding video, and this time we'll be investigating containerization. Sai Vennam will be using the example of a Node.js application that we want to push into production, and we'll be using two different form factors—virtual machines (VMs) and containers—to explain the advantages of containerization.

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March 21, 2019

VIDEO – What is a GPU?

In this video, Alex Hudak covers the basics of GPUs, including the differences between a GPU and CPU, the top GPU applications (including industry examples), and why it’s beneficial to use GPUs on cloud infrastructure.

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March 22, 2019

VIDEO – Kubernetes Explained

Kubernetes as an orchestration tool that allows you to run and manage your container-based workloads. In Sai Vennam's latest lightboarding video, he's going to take a high-level look at a the reference architecture of managed Kubernetes services and dive a little bit deeper into how you would deploy your microservices. 

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March 11, 2019

VIDEO – Block Storage vs. File Storage

File storage and block storage are both very traditional types of storage, and Amy Blea is going to take a closer look at the two options. We'll go through an overview of the structures, take a look at the different benefits offered, and go through a few different scenarios, explaining whether block or file storage would be most useful.

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March 6, 2019

VIDEO – Hybrid Cloud Architecture Part 3: Security

In the final video in the hybrid cloud architecture lightboarding series, I'm going to cover the basics of hybrid cloud security by hitting three major topics: north-south traffic, east-west traffic, and DevSecOps.

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February 28, 2019

VIDEO – What are Microservices?

Interest and implementation of cloud-native development utilizing microservices have increased dramatically over the last few years. In this lightboarding video, we provide a high-level overview of microservices and compare them to traditional monolithic architectures by utilizing an example of a company that sells tickets to concerts and sporting events.

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February 25, 2019

VIDEO – Hybrid Cloud Architecture Part 2: Modernize

We’re back with the next installment of the hybrid cloud architecture series—Part 2: Modernize. In this second video we'll cover the strategies for modernizing legacy or monolithic applications.

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February 18, 2019

VIDEO – Hybrid Cloud Architecture Part 1: Connectivity

We're excited to bring you Part 1 of our Hybrid Cloud Architecture video series: Connectivity. In this lightboarding video, we're going to explain how you can connect your various cloud environments in the overall hybrid cloud.

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February 14, 2019

VIDEO – Hybrid Cloud Architecture: Intro

We're excited to introduce a three-part lightboarding video series that's going to delve into the world of hybrid cloud architecture. In this Intro video, Sai Vennam lay out the three major hybrid cloud architecture issues that we're going to cover in this series

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