You can install a standalone, minimal deployment for use in a development environment or as a proof of concept. Minimal deployments are not suitable for a production environment. Minimal Deployment ChecklistA system administrator can deploy a complete vRealize Automation in a minimal configuration. Minimal deployments are typically used in a development environment or as a proof of concept and require fewer steps to install. Deploy and Configure the Identity ApplianceDownload and configure the Identity Appliance to provide Single Sign-On (SSO) capability for the vRealize Automation environment. Deploy and Configure the vRealize ApplianceThe vRealize Appliance is a preconfigured virtual appliance that deploys the vRealize Appliance server and Web console (the user portal). It is delivered as an open virtualization format (OVF) template. The system administrator downloads the appliance and deploys it into the vCenter Server or ESX/ESXi inventory. Installing IaaS ComponentsThe administrator installs a complete set of infrastructure (IaaS) components on a Windows machine (physical or virtual). Administrator rights are required to perform these tasks.