Planning and preparation

Before deploying grid nodes and configuring the StorageGRID Webscale grid, you must be familiar with the steps and requirements for completing the procedure.

The StorageGRID Webscale deployment and configuration procedures assume that you are familiar with the architecture and operational functionality of the StorageGRID Webscale system. If the StorageGRID Webscale system includes StorageGRID Webscale appliance Storage Nodes, you must be familiar with all steps and requirements necessary to install the appliance hardware.

You can deploy a single site or multiple sites at one time; however, all sites must meet the minimum requirement of having at least three Storage Nodes.

Before starting the node deployment and grid configuration procedure, you must: