Before you get started, you might want to better understand your options for deploying OnCommand Cloud Manager and Cloud Volumes ONTAP.
Cloud Manager installation
Cloud Manager software is required to deploy and manage Cloud Volumes ONTAP. You can deploy Cloud Manager in any of the following locations:
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
In your own network
How you deploy Cloud Manager depends on which location you choose:
Refer to the following for deploying Cloud Manager from NetApp Cloud Central:
For all other scenarios, refer to the following:
Cloud Manager setup
Cloud Volumes ONTAP deployment
After you get Cloud Manager up and running, you can start deploying Cloud Volumes ONTAP in AWS and in Microsoft Azure.