After you configure the Content Gateway node on the AirWatch Console, install the Content Gateway using the AirWatch Content Gateway installer. The AirWatch Content Gateway installer is available for download on the AirWatch Resource Portal.

Procedure:

  1. From AirWatch Console, navigate to Groups & Settings > All Settings > Content > Content Gateway in an Organization Group with at least one configured and saved Content Gateway node.
  2. To retrieve the existing Content Gateway instance configuration as XML file, select Download Configuration from AirWatch Console.
  3. Enter and confirm a password for the certificate. The password must contain a minimum of six characters. You can also use Content Gateway GUID to retrieve configurations using APIs.
  4. From the More Actions menu, select Download Installer to configure Content Gateway using Content Gateway installer. You are redirected to the AirWatch Resource Portal page to download the Content Gateway installer files.
  5. Select Download.

Download Unified Access Gateway Appliance

Unified Access Gateway (UAG) is an appliance using which you can deploy the Content Gateway as a service. To install the Content Gateway as a service, you must download the Unified Access Gateway virtual appliance file available on the AirWatch Resource Portal.

Procedure:

  1. From AirWatch Console, navigate to Groups & Settings > All Settings > Content > Content Gateway in an Organization Group with at least one configured and saved Content Gateway node.
  2. From the More Actions menu, select Download Virtual Appliance to configure Content Gateway as a service on Unified Access Gateway. You are redirected to the Resource Portal page to download the Unified Access Gateway Virtual Appliance File.
  3. Select Download.

Deployment Methods

You can deploy Content Gateway using the following deployment methods:

  • Content Gateway as a service on Unified Access Gateway
  • Content Gateway installer
Note:

Unified Access Gateway is supported on VMware ESXi and Microsoft Hyper-V Hypervisors.

To start the Content Gateway's services, run the downloaded installer. Use the platform and configuration model to determine which server type to install.

  • If using the relay-endpoint configuration model for Linux Content Gateway, install the relay server.
  • If using the endpoint-only configuration model for Linux Content Gateway, install the endpoint server.
  • If using the relay-endpoint configuration model for Windows Content Gateway, install the relay server.
  • If using the endpoint-only configuration model for Windows Content Gateway, install the endpoint server.