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Version: 3.1

Install Portworx


Before you install Portworx, visit the prerequisites section to understand Portworx hardware, network, and software requirements:



The Portworx Operator manages the complete lifecycle of a Portworx cluster. Using the Operator, you can install, configure, and update Portworx.

As shown in the diagram below, the Operator manages the Portworx platform consisting of the Portworx nodes, Stork, and other components that make running stateful applications seamless for the users.

Portworx Operator


Whether you're using Portworx Enterprise or Essentials, you can install Portworx on the cloud or on-premises. Proceed to one of the following sections for Kubernetes and OpenShift install instructions.

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