Downloading the Unified Manager OVA file

You must download the Unified Manager .ova file from the NetApp Support Site to deploy Unified Manager as a virtual appliance.

Before you begin

You must have login credentials for the NetApp Support Site.

About this task

The .ova file contains the Unified Manager software configured in a virtual appliance.

Steps

  1. Log in to the NetApp Support Site, and navigate to the Download page for installing Unified Manager on the VMware vSphere.
  2. Download and save the .ova file to a local directory or network directory that is accessible to your vSphere Client.
  3. Verify the checksum to ensure that the software downloaded correctly.