Required materials

Before you install StorageGRID Webscale, you must gather and prepare required materials.

Item Notes
NetApp StorageGRID Webscale license

You must have a valid, digitally signed NetApp license.

Note: A non-production license, which can be used for testing and proof of concept grids, is included in the StorageGRID Webscale installation archive.

StorageGRID Webscale installation archive

You must download one of the following StorageGRID Webscale installation archives and extract the files to your service laptop.

  • StorageGRID-Webscale-version-RPM-uniqueID.tgz
  • StorageGRID-Webscale-version-RPM-uniqueID.zip
Service laptop

The StorageGRID Webscale system is installed through a service laptop.

The service laptop must have:
  • Network port
  • SSH client (for example, PuTTY)
  • Supported web browser
StorageGRID Webscale documentation
  • Administrator Guide
  • Release Notes