Before You Start with Data Gateway

Download and install the required software.

  • Download the latest version of Oracle Analytics Cloud Data Gateway to a Linux, MacOS, or Windows machine.

  • Download and install the latest Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud on a Windows machine.

    You only need this tool if you want to model your on-premises data in a data model using Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud.

Download Data Gateway

You download the Data Gateway installer from Oracle Technology Network (OTN) to a Linux, MacOS, or Windows machine where you want to install Data Gateway.

  1. Navigate to the OTN download page for Oracle Analytics Cloud.
    https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/oac/downloads/index.html
  2. Click Accept License Agreement.
  3. Under "Oracle Analytics Cloud Data Gateway", click OAC Data Gateway to download datagateway-<version>.zip to your local machine.
  4. Extract the installer file to a Linux, MacOS, or Windows machine.
    To find out the supported versions of these operating systems, refer to the OTN download page.

Download and Install Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud

Download Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud if you want to edit data models in the cloud or configure connections to on-premises databases for Data Gateway. You install Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud on a Windows machine on the same network as your database.

  1. Download the latest Developer Client Tool for Oracle Analytics Cloud.

    1. Navigate to:

      http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/oac/downloads/oac-tools-4392272.html

    2. Click Accept license agreement.

    3. To start the download, click the latest Oracle Analytics Developer Client Tool link.

      If you’re not sure which version to download, ask your Oracle Analytics Cloud administrator.

  2. Install Oracle Analytics Developer Client Tool.

    1. From the downloaded ZIP file, extract the setup_bi_client-<version number>-win64.exe file.
    2. In the local download area, double-click the setup_bi_client-<version number>-win64.exe file to start the installer.

    3. Follow the on-screen instructions.

To start the applications, from the Windows Start menu, click Oracle Business Intelligence Client, click <BI Client Home Name> , and then click Administration.