09/18/2017 Updated process for locating the Windows version of the Fabric Manager Software.

09/14/2017 Updated for adding information about application aware VSS backups.

This guide provides the information you must know prior to deploying your appliance. In addition, it includes set by step guidance on how to ensure a successful deployment. You must use this in conjunction with the Deployment Checklist and the Fabric Manager User's Guide. This guide is specifically for Hyper-V hypervisors.