Installing a QRadar data gateway on Microsoft Hyper-V

You connect to IBM® QRadar® on Cloud through a data gateway. You can install the data gateway on Microsoft Hyper-V.

You must use a software installation rather than an appliance installation to use a data gateway on Microsoft Hyper-V. During the installation, in the Appliance Install window, select Data Gateway Appliance.

For more information about software installations, see the virtual appliance installations section of the IBM QRadar installation guide (

For more information about the memory and processor requirements, see System requirements for data gateways.

What to do next

Editing a target processor for your data gateway