Get started with Amazon FSx for ONTAP

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Get started with Amazon FSx for ONTAP in a few steps.

You can get started with FSx for ONTAP in just a few steps.

One Create an FSx for ONTAP working environment

You must create an Amazon FSx for ONTAP working environment before adding volumes. You will need an AWS access key and secret key for an IAM user with FSx for ONTAP permissions.

Two Create a Connector

You must have a Connector for AWS to open the FSx for ONTAP working environment, create volumes, or perform other actions. When a Connector is required, Cloud Manager will prompt you if one is not already added.

Three Add volumes

You can create FSx for ONTAP volumes using Cloud Manager.

Four Manage your volumes

Use Cloud Manager to manage your volumes and configure additional services such as replication, Cloud Sync, and Data Sense.