This topic describes how to create a database gateway by using the Database Gateway console.


  1. Log on to the Database Gateway console and click Create Gateway.
  2. On the Create Gateway wizard page, enter the name and description of the database gateway, and then click Next step.
  3. Install the Database Gateway agent. To install the Database Gateway agent, select the appropriate installation package based on the operating system. If you use the Windows operating system, click Download gateway. If you use other operating systems, copy and paste the command to the instance where you want to install the Database Gateway agent. Then, press Enter to run the command. If the Database Gateway agent is launched, you are proceeded to the Adding a Database wizard page. You can also click Next step to navigate to this page.
    For more information about the requirements on using Database Gateway, see Before you begin.
  4. Add a database. You can click Add database address to add a database to the database gateway or add databases later. For more information about how to add a database, see Add databases.