|Sign up for an Azure account.||See https://azure.microsoft.com/ and click Start free.|
|Decide if you want temporary or persistent data storage.||See Storage Types.|
|Decide how to deploy Vantage and supporting Teradata software.||To learn how to deploy Vantage and other Teradata software simultaneously, see Teradata Software Ecosystem Overview.
To learn how to deploy Teradata software one at a time, see Deploying Teradata Products Separately on Azure.
|Register for Teradata Services.
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|Register for Teradata customer support at https://support.teradata.com. Within two business days of completing registration, you will receive your Master Customer Record, site ID, user ID, and password by email. See Site IDs.|
|1 License tiers: B/Base, A/Advanced, E/Enterprise|
|Administrative Tasks||To learn how to avoid incurring charges, see Stopping, Deallocating, or Deleting Vantage VMs.|
|Availability Sets||See Availability Sets.|
|Bring Your Own License||See Licensed TCores.|
|Network Security Groups||See Network Security Groups and Ports.|
|Node Failure Recovery||Before a node fails, you can set the VM to terminate instead of stop. See Configuring the VM State for Node Failure Recovery.|
|Public and Private IP Addresses||See Public IP Addresses and Connection Considerations.|
|Regions||To learn about the impact of geographic regions on your deployment, see Location and Time Zone Considerations and Special Regions.|
|Resource Groups||See Resource Groups.|
|Service Limits||To learn how to increase Azure service limits, see Azure Service Limits.|
|Supported Teradata Software||See Supported Teradata Software on Azure.|
|Teradata Community Forum||The Teradata Community forum for Vantage on Azure (DIY) offers community-driven support for all license tiers. See Links: Teradata Vantage on Azure (DIY).|
|Teradata Software Purchase Options||You can purchase Teradata software solutions as an individual software components. See Teradata Software Purchase Options.|
|Using Vantage and Supporting Teradata Software||See https://docs.teradata.com/ for Teradata customer documentation. For example, see the Teradata® Viewpoint User Guide to learn how to monitor the database.|