Refer to this overview to understand the overall process of installing and configuring NSX Cloud components to enable NSX-T Data Center to manage your public cloud workload VMs.

Note: While planning your deployment, ensure that NSX-T Data Center appliances have good connectivity with the PCG deployed in the public cloud and Transit VPCs/VNets are in the same region as the Compute VPCs/VNets.
Table 1. Workflow for deploying NSX Cloud
Task Instructions
Empty checkbox Install CSM and connect with NSX Manager.
Note: Starting in NSX-T Data Center 3.1.1, if you are using Microsoft Azure, you can deploy NSX Cloud components in your Microsoft Azure subscription. See Deploy NSX Cloud Components in Microsoft Azure using the NSX Cloud Marketplace Image.
See Deploy NSX-T Data Center On-Prem Components.
Empty checkbox Add one or more of your public cloud accounts in CSM. See Add your Public Cloud Account.
Empty checkbox Deploy PCG in your Transit VPCs or VNets and link to your Compute VPCs or VNets. See NSX Public Cloud Gateway: Architecture and Modes of Deployment.
What to do next? Follow instructions at "Using NSX Cloud" in the NSX-T Data Center Administration Guide.