Required materials

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

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NetApp StorageGRID license

You must have a valid, digitally signed NetApp license.

Note: The StorageGRID installation archive includes a free license that does not provide any support entitlement for the product.

StorageGRID installation archive

VMware software and documentation

During installation, you use VMware vSphere Web Client to deploy virtual grid nodes on virtual machines. For supported versions, see the Interoperability Matrix.

Service laptop

The StorageGRID system is installed through a service laptopThe service laptop must have:

StorageGRID documentation