You want to set up the UMS for the first time and you are not sure how to proceed.


The aim is not only to install the UMS, but also to achieve a solid setup of the most important features.


We will show you an easy method for best practice setup with the following steps:

You can also use the IGEL Software Suite: Step-by-Step Getting Started Guide provided by the IGEL Community. Its goal is to provide you with the tools, knowledge, and understanding of how to download the IGEL software and perform basic installation and configuration without being forced to read many manuals and numerous web support articles.

This document will walk you, step-by-step, through what is required for you to get up and running in a proof-of-concept or lab scenario. When finished, you will have a fully working IGEL endpoint management platform consisting of the IGEL Universal Management Suite (UMS), IGEL Cloud Gateway (ICG), and IGEL OS devices installed, connected and centrally managed.

You can download the guide here: