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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #49,442
United States Rank #47,781
Reach 0.0015%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 343.15 days
736.92 days >
Average installed length: 387.19 days


VersionDistribution 3.45% 79.31% 17.24%

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CA iTechnology iGateway

What is CA iTechnology iGateway?  (from CA)

iTechnology is an integration technology which provides standard web service interfaces to third-party products, exposing normalized security event data and information in XML format.


CA iTechnology iGateway is a program developed by CA. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The main program executable is igateway.exe. The software installer includes 39 files and is usually about 19.52 MB (20,468,695 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 46% of users of CA iTechnology iGateway come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ca.com
Help link: supportconnect.ca.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\iTechnology\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{847501DF-07C0-4691-B04A-893929F108AE}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 19.52 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by CA iTechnology iGateway

Program executable:igateway.exe
Name:iTechnology iGateway
iTechnology Application Server
Path:C:\Program Files\CA\SharedComponents\iTechnology\igateway.exe
Additional files:
  • transtool.exe - iTechnology Translation Tool (Translation Tool)
  • iAuthority.dll - iTechnology iAuthority (Central trusted key authority.)
  • ipthread.dll - iTechnology ipthreads (win32 pthreads-like library)
  • iRegistry.dll - iTechnology iRegistry (Provides iSponsor discovery and enumeration services.)
  • pthread.dll
  • iControl.dll - iTechnology iControl (Provides event handling.)
  • JSponsor.dll - iTechnology JSponsor (Provides Java iSponsor capabilities.)
  • spintool.exe - iTechnology spintool (Spindle Tool)
  • JClient.dll - iTechnology JClient (Provides Java iClient capabilities.)
  • baseSpindle.dll - iTechnology Spin (SPonsor INterface base web interface)
  • spar.exe - iTechnology spar (SPindle ARchive)
  • Spin.dll - SPonsor INterface (web)
  • ConfigTool.exe - ConfigTool (Created with Component Factory.)
  • authtool.exe - authtool
  • itmClient.dll - eTrust ITM (eTrust ITM Client GUI)
  • rpXml.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • igateway.exe runs as a service named 'iTechnology iGateway 4.2' (iGateway) "Allows iSponsors to publish and run methods.".

How do I remove CA iTechnology iGateway?

You can uninstall CA iTechnology iGateway from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program CA iTechnology iGateway, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove CA iTechnology iGateway.

Win XP 48%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 48.28%
Windows 7 41.38%
Windows Server 2003 6.90%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 48.28%
Windows 7 Professional 31.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.90%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.45%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 3.45%
Microsoft Windows Server ... 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

45.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 45.71%
  France 8.57%
  United Kingdom 8.57%
  New Zealand 5.71%
  Hong Kong 2.86%
  TN 2.86%
  Belgium 2.86%
  Norway 2.86%
  India 2.86%
  Austria 2.86%
  Romania 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  Israel 2.86%
  Netherlands 2.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 41.38%
Hewlett-Packard 31.03%
Sahara 6.90%
Lenovo 6.90%
Toshiba 3.45%
American Megatrends 3.45%
Acer 3.45%
Common models
HP Compaq dx2300 Microtow... 3.70%
HP 620 3.70%
Dell PowerEdge R710 3.70%
Dell OptiPlex 780 3.70%
Dell Computer OptiPlex GX... 3.70%
ASUSTeK N70SV 3.70%

Publisher URL: www.ca.com


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