Installing on Macintosh using IBM Installer

On Macintosh, use the IBM Installer to install IBM Secure Gateway Client.

Note: If you are viewing the Add client page on the wizard, but already installed Secure Gateway Client, do the following:
  1. Select I have already installed the client and click Next.
  2. Proceed to Adding a destination.
Secure Gateway map with the client computer highlighted

Before you begin

Install the Secure Gateway into your IT environment where your corporate security policy allows. This would typically be in a protected yellow zone or DMZ where your company can institute the appropriate security controls to protect on-premises assets. Always follow your corporate security policies and instructions when you install the Secure Gateway client.


  1. Ensure that you created a Secure Gateway instance.
  2. Select IBM Installer and then click Next.
  3. Under Operating system, select Macintosh.
  4. Click Download client.
  5. Follow the prompts to install the IBM client.
  6. Copy Copy icon the Gateway ID and Security token values into a text file for later use.
    Tip: You will need these values when you configure the client.
  7. Click Next.

    The Secure Gateway Client is installed and configured and the wizard advances to the next page.

What to do next

Your next step is to add an on-premises destination database.