Install the native client by extracting the contents of the distribution archive and setting up the environment.
Before installing the GemFire native client, confirm that your system meets the hardware and software requirements described in GemFire Native Client System Requirements.
Move the downloaded archive to the local directory or folder in which you wish to install the Native Client libraries. For ease of use, choose a well-known location:
Uncompress the distribution archive, which may be a ZIP archive or a compressed tar file (.tar.gz or .tgz). For example:
$ unzip pivotal-gemfire-nativeclient-windows-64bit-10.x.y.zip
$ tar xvzf pivotal-gemfire-nativeclient-linux-64bit-10.x.y.tar.gz
For ease of use, rename the resulting directory to