Chapter 1. Installing SGD

This chapter describes how to install Oracle Secure Global Desktop (SGD).

SGD contains several installable components:

  • The main SGD component installed on hosts provides the main functionality of SGD.

  • The optional component installed on application servers, called an SGD Enhancement Module, provides additional functionality for SGD, for example to enable users to access the drives on their client device.

  • The component installed on client devices enables users to connect to an SGD server.

  • The optional component installed on hosts, called the SGD Gateway, provides proxy server and load balancing functionality for an array of SGD servers

Topics in this chapter include the following: