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This is an alphabetically sorted list of all the pages in the Tachyon documentation, which you can use if you want to find a particular named page and you don't remember where exactly it lives in the documentation structure.

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Total number of pages: 144

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Page: 1E Catalog installer properties
Summary A table of the Windows installer properties for the 1E Catalog installer. Server installers Mandatory properties must be provided when installing using a command-line. The installer file is: 1ECatalog.msi Property Default Mandatory Description DAT
Page: 1E Companion Products
Summary A list of the feature dependencies between Tachyon and other 1E companion products. This page describes the dependencies to and from Tachyon with regards to certain features that are implemented across companion 1E products. To view the general pl

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Page: Actions to set tags - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on adding properties and values for use when setting the coverage for questions. Tachyon enables Coverage tag properties to be created and set on Tachyon Agent devices, which can then be used when setting the coverage for a questi
Page: Adding properties - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on adding properties and values for use when setting the coverage for questions. Tachyon enables Coverage tag properties to be created and set on Tachyon Agent devices, which can then be used when setting the coverage for a questi
Page: Agent installer page
Summary The Agent installer page is part of a feature that is currently under development and for use with the new Tachyon Discovery product, which is due for release in the coming months. To enable Tachyon Agents to be rolled out across a network in conj
Page: Audit information log page
Summary The Audit information log page lets you view information on who is using Tachyon what actions they are performing. MM04 - Audit information log page.png The Audit information log table Column Description Type The type of event. For example Instruc
Page: Autocuration and Partial Matching
Overview In cases where we don’t have an exact match, partial matching and autocuration will be used to attempt to create valid matches. The order of precedence for attempts is: Exact Match Exact match for non edition based products: source V & T & Versio

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Page: BigFix connector
Connects to a BigFix Inventory database server. Before adding a new BigFix connector, you will need the following: domain user account or SQL Login to connect to the BigFix database access rights configured in the BigFix database BigFix connector configur
Page: BigFixInv connector
Connects to a BigFix Inventory database. Before adding a new BigFixInv connector, you will need the following: domain user account or SQL Login to connect to the BigFix Inventory database access rights configured in the BigFix Inventory database BigFixInv
Page: By Device table
Summary The table column headings and descriptions for the By Device table. The By Device table The following table shows the headings in the By Device table, accessible from the Inventory→By Device node in the navigation console: Column heading Descripti

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Page: Checking inventory and connectivity
Summary The Tachyon Explorer lets you view the device inventory for your network including visibility of which devices are currently connected and can therefore be interacted with directly. The Devices page The Devices page lists all the devices that are
Page: Client issues
Summary Troubleshooting common issues that you may be having with installation and configuration of the Tachyon Agent. If for any reason you are unable to install, then please review the Requirements. When installing interactively, please confirm you are
Page: Communication Ports
Summary A diagram and a table with a list of all the external Tachyon communication ports. Useful, if needed, for network and device firewalls. Connections diagram Tachyon Single-Server Connections.png Firewall requirements for a Single-Server Installatio
Page: Components page
Summary The Components page displays the configuration options and activity for all the components that make up the Tachyon 4.0 platform. CM07 -Components page.png The Components table The following table provides a description of the columns in the Compo
Page: Configuration Menu
Summary General configuration options for Tachyon. Using Settings In this section...
Page: Configuring Access Rights - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on configuring access rights for Tachyon. Using a scenario where access to Tachyon will be managed through Active Directory groups, the tutorial illustrates the general setup required and the particular steps needed to add the nec
Page: Configuring Guaranteed State
Summary What you need before using Guaranteed State. Prerequisites To configure Guaranteed State, you will need the following: An appropriate Tachyon License to permit using Guaranteed State. This is normally included in a standard Tachyon license. A doma
Page: Configuring Patch Success
Summary What you need before using Patch Success. Prerequisites To configure Patch Success, you will need the following: An appropriate Tachyon License to permit using Patch Success and Tachyon connector inventory instructions. This is normally included i
Page: Configuring the Tachyon Configuration Manager console extensions
Summary A step-by-step guide to configuring prerequisites required for the Tachyon Configuration Manager console extensions. Requirements Supported Platforms Supported versions of client OS and Configuration Manager that are supported by the Tachyon Confi
Page: Connectors page
Summary Connectors are used to connect to other 1E and third party systems and populate repositories. For example, syncing inventory data from Configuration Manager into an inventory repository. The following inventory connectors are provided by Tachyon o
Page: Consumers page
Summary The Consumers page lets you register the consumers that can access Tachyon. To enhance the security of the Tachyon system, only consumers that have been registered on this page will be allowed to access Tachyon. Tachyon can integrate with third-pa
Page: Coverage parameters
Summary Details of the parameters available when setting the coverage for a question or action. Coverage parameters When the Tachyon agents start and connect to Tachyon they provide some basic information about the devices they are running on that enables
Page: Coverage, question filters and view filters
Summary How to define the coverage for a question, how to filter the responses to a question at source and how to filter them in the responses view. In this section... Coverage and filters In Explorer Home page, questions and responses we've seen an examp
Page: Creating a simple parametrised test fragment and associating it with a rule
Summary How to create a simple parametrised test fragment and then associate it with a rule. The test fragment The test fragment as it would be authored in TIMS is shown below. image2019-3-19_9-16-30.png It defines a single parameter, TestParam, as a stri
Page: Creating Switch Certificate Files using openSSL
Summary A scripted method of creating the Switch certificate files instead of using Tachyon Setup or the Certificate Manager tool. The Switch certificate files are use by a Switch to validate secure communications between it and other Tachyon components a
Page: Custom properties page
Summary Custom properties are generally associated with Explorer and can be used when setting coverage tags to target Instructions to particular devices. The custom properties must be defined by a custom properties administrator before they can be used to

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Page: Defining a Policy
Summary How to define a Policy in Guaranteed State. Defining a policy You define a policy from the guaranteed state administration policies view. Enter a name and description for the policy and press Save. image2019-3-1_16-43-19.png Managing rules Policie
Page: Deploying Tachyon Agents
Installing and upgrading Summary Guidance for deploying the Tachyon Agent onto Windows and non-Windows devices. Supported Platforms For details of supported OS platforms please refer to Supported Platforms: Tachyon Agents reference page. The Windows and n
Page: Design Considerations
Implementation Design selected.pngDesign Considerations Implementation Install not selected.pngDesign Considerations Implementation Verify not selected.pngDesign Considerations Summary Information that will help you design and plan the implementation of T
Page: Device Criticality and Status
Summary Device Criticality and how it relates to Guaranteed State and Device Status Device Criticality You will notice that the Overview screen makes reference to Criticality in various views. By default, the value of device criticality is set to Undefine
Page: Device pages
Summary Information about the device pages: Devices page This page is accessed from the Patch Success menu. Shows all the devices and their current patch status. FQDN - is the fully qualified domain name of a device. User - is the primary user of a device
Page: Devices dashboard filters and charts
Summary Details of the filters and charts available on the Devices dashboard. Devices dashboard filters Filter Description Operating system Partitions the Tachyon Agent devices according to the OS running on the devices. Operating system version Partition

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Page: Explorer Features
Summary An overview of Explorer application features. The Explorer application gives you the ability to investigate, remediate issues and manage operations across all your endpoints in real-time. For more information please refer to the Using Explorer sec
Page: Explorer Home page, questions and responses
Summary How to frame questions in Tachyon and view the responses. Asking a question The Tachyon Explorer is where you frame the questions that let you immediately explore the information available on connected devices. Using Explorer The animation opposit
Page: Explorer reference
The following pages contain reference information specific to the Explorer application:
Page: Exporting data from Tachyon Explorer
Summary Results visible in Tachyon Explorer can be exported to files containing comma-separated values (CSV) or, in the case of the Export all option on the instruction response page, tab-separated values (TSV), and results can be marked for export at the
Page: Extending Tachyon
Summary Information about tools used to extend Tachyon beyond the Tachyon Explorer. In this section...

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Page: File Upload connector
Uploads inventory data from a folder containing tab (TSV) and comma (CSV) separated value file(s). Before adding a new File Upload connector, you wil need the following: inventory files with the correct column structure folder location with at least read

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Page: Getting Started with Guaranteed State
Summary How to use the Guaranteed State application to ensure device compliance to enterprise IT policies. About Guaranteed State Guaranteed State is a new feature in Tachyon 4.0 which allows you to easily check and enforce device state. Device state can
Page: Glossary
Summary A glossary of Tachyon terminology. Alphabetical Glossary Term Definition Action In Tachyon an Action is a specific type of instruction that is sent to Tachyon Glossary devices which can be used to modify the state of the target device. For example
Page: Guaranteed State Features
Summary An overview of Guaranteed State features. The Guaranteed State application gives you the ability to ensure endpoint compliance to enterprise IT policies. For more information please refer to the Using Guaranteed State section of this documentation

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Page: History
Summary How the History and individual Instruction Responses pages work. The History page On this page you can see a table that shows all the instructions that have replies, are in progress, have expired, have been cancelled and have been rejected. The In

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Page: Implementing a Tachyon DMZ Server
Summary The process for installing a Tachyon DMZ Server to support Internet-facing Tachyon Agents. Assumptions The steps given on this page assume: Tachyon is already installed on the internal corporate network The Tachyon DMZ Server is domain-joined in t
Page: Implementing Tachyon
Design ConsiderationsImplementing Tachyon PreparationImplementing Tachyon VerifyingImplementing Tachyon Summary Everything you need to know about getting Tachyon installed and running in your network. This section is structured in a way that leads you thr
Page: Index
Summary This is an alphabetically sorted list of all the pages in the Tachyon documentation, which you can use if you want to find a particular named page and you don't remember where exactly it lives in the documentation structure.
Page: Infrastructure log page
Summary The Infrastructure log page lets you view status log events related to the Tachyon infrastructure. MM03 - Infrastucture log page.png The Infrastructure log table The columns in the Infrastructure log are described in the following table: Column De
Page: Installing and upgrading
Design ConsiderationsInstalling and upgrading Implementation Install selected.pngInstalling and upgrading VerifyingInstalling and upgrading Summary How to set up Tachyon Server and deploy Tachyon Agents, including a guide to upgrading. Tachyon consists of
Page: Installing the Tachyon toolkit
Summary A step-by-step guide to interactively installing the Tachyon toolkit. Installing the Tachyon toolkit The installer MSI file for the Tachyon toolkit is TachyonToolkit.msi and will run only on Windows operating systems. The installer can be run inte
Page: Instruction sets page
Summary How to load Instruction Definitions into Tachyon and then create, populate and delete Instruction sets. The Instruction sets page enables Instruction set administrators to add, remove and modify the product packs used by Tachyon. This page can be
Page: Instruction sets, Tachyon Exchange and custom roles - tutorial
Summary How to load Instruction Definitions into Tachyon and then create, populate and delete Instruction sets. Every Instruction loaded into Tachyon has an implicit risk when applied to a network, some Instructions carry more risk than others. One way of
Page: Instructions
Summary Viewing the instruction history, navigating instructions using the tasks page and scheduling instructions. This page describes how the Instructions section of the Explorer interface works and how it relates to the running of instructions. In this
Page: Instructions Menu
Summary Loading and managing Tachyon Instruction sets. Using Settings In this section...
Page: Introducing Explorer
Summary An overview of Explorer is presented; what it does and how it can benefit your organization. An introduction to the features of Explorer is provided. Introduction Explorer is the front-end to the real-time aspects of Tachyon. It lets you ask quest
Page: Introducing Tachyon
Summary An overview of Tachyon is presented; what it does and how it can benefit your organization. An introduction to the features of Tachyon is provided, alongside a high-level explanation of the Tachyon architecture. In this section... Introduction Tac
Page: Inventory issues
This page is a temporary WIP page that will evntaullay be merged into: Known Issues - Inventory for 4.0 and 4.1. See copy of Inventory issues below. Inventory issues Issue Description Workaround The Speed MHz column in the Processors Catalog Matched Coun
Page: Inventory reference
The following pages contain reference information specific to the Catalog and SLA components of the Tachyon Platform:

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Page: Known issues
Summary Lists of the current known issues with implementing, configuring, using and extending Tachyon. If you need further help, please refer to the Troubleshooting page for how to contact 1E Support and the technical support process. Implementing Tachyon

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Page: License information page
Summary The License information page shows details of the current license status and lets you reactivate your license if any changes have been made. CM09 -License information page.png Reactivating licenses You can reactivate a license after it has been up
Page: Licenses
The following are the licenses for the 3rd party components used by Tachyon: angular-bootstrap-datetimepicker angular-dynamic-locale angular-filter angularjs angularui antlr 3 autofac babel base64-url bencode boost bootstrap bluebird classnames cpprestsdk
Page: Limiting coverage using a Management group - tutorial
Summary How to use Management groups to set the coverage for a question to target a specific set of devices. In this tutorial we set the coverage for a question using a Management group. The examples assumes that the Management groups have already been co
Page: Log files
Summary Details of Tachyon Server and Agent log files. Tachyon Setup logs Tachyon Setup creates a log file for itself and one for each of the installers in the same folder as itself: BIInstall.log CatalogInstall.log SLAInstall.log Tachyon.Setup.log Tachyo

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Page: Management groups - tutorial
In this tutorial we add a number of management groups for the ACME organization: one that uses the name of the devices and several that use the Organizational Unit (OU) the devices belong to. The following picture shows what we have in our example Active
Page: Management groups page
Summary Management groups are containers used to group devices and the software installed on those devices. Management groups are defined using configurable rules that look at various properties of the devices and their installed software, these are then
Page: Monitoring Menu
Summary Viewing Tachyon logs. Using Settings In this section...

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Page: Naming conventions
Summary Suggested naming conventions for repositories, connectors, and schedules. Tachyon and its applications create a number of default objects, therefore useful names will help differentiate them. Naming conventions will make it easier for you to see w

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Page: Oracle LMS connector
Connects to Oracle LMS and queries it for inventory information. Before adding a new Oracle LMS connector, you will need the following: Location of Oracle LMS At least read access for the SLA Platform service account Oracle LMS connector configuration In
Page: Overview page
Charts The overview page shows a dashboard with three charts and a pivot table, that are dynamically recalculated based on applied filters. Without filters the dashboard shows the status of all devices in the selected inventory repository and all patches

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Page: Patch pages
Summary Information about the patch pages: Patches page This page is accessed from the Patch Success menu. The page shows a full list of patches applicable to devices within your estate. Vendor - is a patch vendor name. Title - is a patch title. Classific
Page: Patch Success Features
Summary An overview of Patch Success features. The Patch Success application lets you maximize enterprise-wide patch deployment success. For more information please refer to the Using Patch Success section of this documentation. Here's an overview of the
Page: Performing an action - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on asking a question to perform an action, getting approval and confirming the action has been performed successfully. The example To illustrate the process of performing an action in Tachyon we use an example of setting registry
Page: Permissions Menu
Summary Configuring Tachyon users, roles and management groups. Using Settings In this section...
Page: Preparation
Installing and upgrading Summary What you will need to prepare in advance of implementing a Tachyon Server in your network. Typically these are tasks that may take some time to organize, depending on how your organization works. A more complete checklist
Page: Process log page
Summary The Process log page lets you view the progress of queued actions and cancel actions that are pending. MM01 - Process log page.png The Process log table Column Description Action type The type of action queued. For example CleanSync and Sync Data
Page: Product Details table
Summary The table column headings and descriptions for the Product Details table. The Product Details table The following table shows the headings in the Product Details table, accessible from the Products By Vendor screen: Column heading Description Vend
Page: Provider configuration page
Summary Glossary CM03 - Provider configuration page.png Provider configuration table The columns in the table are described below: Column Description Type This indicates the type of the provider. At this time only the Reclaimer provider is supplied, this

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Page: Question parameters
Summary How to configure Tachyon Question Parameters. Duration The section in the list of instruction parameters is Duration. When Tachyon asks a question it does so immediately to all the connected devices, which can be seen in the next Approximate Targe
Page: Quick Start
Summary How to quickly install, configure and run Tachyon for first use in a small scale lab, evaluation or pilot environment. To simplify things, this quick start assumes a simple design in which you will be installing Tachyon components on a single web

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Page: Reference
Summary All the list type information, such as installer properties, in alphabetical lists etc. In this section...
Page: Refining responses with follow-up questions
Summary How to refine responses by asking follow-up questions. Follow-up questions Tachyon lets you build on top of initial questions by asking follow-up questions. Those questions may themselves have follow-up questions and so on. The purpose of the foll
Page: Reporting and successfully patching a management group for a single KB - tutorial
Summary A worked example of using Patch Success. In this tutorial an emergency patch has been deployed using Configuration Manager, but the Security team have concerns that some devices have not received that patch and could become vulnerable to an exploi
Page: Repositories page
Summary Repositories are used by applications to process and store information. For example the Patch success application uses both an inventory and a BI repository to process the information needed to report on how successful patching is in your enterpri
Page: Requirements
Design Considerations Summary Information that will help you design and plan the implementation of Tachyon in your organization. This includes all the prerequisites and dependencies, which are necessary to install Tachyon. This page is part of the design
Page: Responses Summary tab information
Summary Details of the information displayed on the Responses page Summary tab. The Statistics table The following information for the running instruction is shown in the Responses page Summary tab statistics table: Statistic Description Dispatch sequence
Page: Roles page
Summary The Roles page lets you view the system roles and currently defined custom roles. From here you can also go into each role to set its membership and any associated management groups. PU02 - Roles page.png Tachyon roles There are two types of Tachy

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Page: Schedules page
Summary The Schedules page lets you add schedules for executing actions on repositories. CM08 -Schedules page.png Schedules table The Schedules table lists each schedule that has been created and displays the following information: Column Description Sche
Page: Scheduling instructions
Summary Scheduling instructions. Creating a scheduled instruction The following headings show how to create, configure, authenticate and approve a scheduled instruction. A tutorial showing the steps in greater detail is provided on the Scheduling instruct
Page: Scheduling instructions - a tutorial
Summary A tutorial on creating a daily scheduled instruction that will check for any machines that have Windows update pending reboots. Creating a weekly instruction schedule To illustrate this we will use a simple example where Tachyon will check every w
Page: Secondary App Rules
Rules used to define whether an unnormalized application is defined as a 'Secondary app' Rules are run against all unmatched applications to identify whether they should be categorized as one of the following: Unidentified Secondary Apps The table below
Page: Server installation issues
Summary Troubleshooting common issues that you may be having with implementation. If your problem is not identified on this page, then please review Known issues: Installation issues. page. Please ensure you have run through the steps in the Verifying pag
Page: Server installers
Windows Installer properties for each of the Tachyon server installers. Tachyon Setup is the only supported method of installing a Tachyon Server. Installation using standalone MSI is not supported unless advised by 1E, which may be necessary in complex i
Page: Server Sizing
Summary Server sizing guidelines and recommended configurations for on-premises installation in customer environments. The following are minimum specifications. On-premises configurations Local SQL Server - 500 to 25,000 seats Small 1 Small 2 Small 3 S
Page: ServiceNow approvals for Tachyon
Summary How to configure and use ServiceNow and Tachyon so that actions and scheduled instructions can be approved in ServiceNow. Configuring integration between Tachyon and ServiceNow Set the DefaultWorkflow value in the Tachyon Master database The anima
Page: ServiceNow connector
Connects to a ServiceNow instance to import basic inventory data into SLA Platform. The SLA Platform ServiceNow connector is compatible with the ServiceNow Jakarta release. Before adding a new ServiceNow connector, you will need the following: A ServiceNo
Page: Setting up custom Tachyon Instructions for the first time
Running instructions in Tachyon for the first time
Page: Settings Features
Summary An overview of the Settings application features. The Settings application lets you configure Tachyon system and application settings. For more information please refer to the Using Settings section of this documentation. Here's an overview of the
Page: SLA Business Intelligence installer properties
Summary A table of the Windows installer properties for the SLA Business Intellligence installer. Server installers Mandatory properties must be provided when installing using a command-line. The installer file is: SLA.BI.Installer.msi Property Default Ma
Page: SLA Platform installer properties
Summary A table of the Windows installer properties for the SLA Platform installer. Server installers Mandatory properties must be provided when installing using a command-line. The table shows which default values are managed by Tachyon Setup The install
Page: Stopping and resuming the ConfigMgr Client Service - Tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on stopping and resuming the ConfigMgr Client Service in response to an emergency. The example Suppose a deployment of the ACMEFinance software has just been advertised to a number of devices across a range of departments using Co
Page: Supported Platforms
Summary A list of all the platforms supported by Tachyon, and the software required to allow Tachyon to be installed or to work. Tachyon Agent Category Product Notes Windows OS SELECT '* ' + os.os + CHAR(10) FROM [release] AS r INNER JOIN [product] AS p O
Page: Switch Command Lines
Summary Details of command line parameters used by the SwitchCommandLine entry in the Tachyon Switch Host 's Tachyon.Switch.Host.exe.config file. This page is for information only. Do not make configuration changes unless instructed to do so by 1E. Switch
Page: Sync log page
Summary The Sync log page lets review the records that have been added to repositories as a result of syncing connectors. MM02 - Sync log page.png The Sync log table The Sync log table displays a list of records that have been uploaded to repositories by
Page: System Center Configuration Manager connector
Connects to a Configuration Manager database and pulls in inventory and usage data. Before adding a new System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) connector, you will need the following: System Center Configuration Manager connector for a domain user acco
Page: System information page
Summary The System information page lets you review the current Tachyon system configuration. CM10 -System information page.png System information The information on this page is described in the following table: Field Description Consumer Displays the UR

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Page: Tachyon Agent command-line parameters
Summary Command-line parameters available to the Tachyon Agent executable. There are a number of command line options for the Tachyon Agent executable. Some invoke the Agent itself, whereas others are used to control execution of the Agent. Normally a use
Page: Tachyon Agent Historic Data Capture
Summary A description of the benefits of Tachyon Agent Historic Data Capture and how the data can be retrieved. What is Tachyon Agent Historic Data Capture? On Tachyon Windows Agent devices Tachyon continuously captures events, which enables Tachyon to ca
Page: Tachyon Agent installer and configuration properties
Summary Properties available in the Tachyon Agent configuration file, with details of which properties are mandatory or optional during installation, and which properties can be re-configured post-installation. Zip files for Tachyon Agent platforms can be
Page: Tachyon Agent reference
The following pages contain reference information specific to the Tachyon Agent: Please refer to Tachyon SDK - Writing Tachyon Instructions for information about the Agent language (SCALE) and writing your own instruction uinsg TIMS.
Page: Tachyon Architecture
Summary A description of Tachyon Stacks and their Tachyon components, the Tachyon Agents and how they connect to provide the Tachyon features. Tachyon deployment architecture At the top-most level, Tachyon architecture consists of Tachyon Server component
Page: Tachyon connector
Connects the Tachyon and SLA Platform components to support Management group and Tachyon Powered Inventory features. The following procedure assumes you will always use the Tachyon Connector to synchronize Management groups, and optionally import data for
Page: Tachyon Explorer comparison operators
Summary Details of the operators available when configuring comparisons for different data types, for example question coverage parameters. String comparison operators When configuring comparisons for string values, the following operators are available:
Page: Tachyon Features
Summary An overview of all the Tachyon features and enhancements. Installation Tachyon provides a Tachyon Setup that installs all of the separate parts of the Tachyon Platform using their individual installers. It is used to validate a server prior to run
Page: Tachyon features by release
Summary A list of the Tachyon features organized by the release they were implemented in. Links through to the features have been provided for convenience. New features in Tachyon Platform Tachyon Setup provides simplified installation of Tachyon Server,
Page: Tachyon Instruction Runner
Summary How to use the Tachyon Instruction Runner to submit questions and actions from Configuration Manager. The Tachyon Instruction Runner is a right-click tool for the Configuration Manager console which starts a client-based version of the Tachyon web
Page: Tachyon Quarantine
Summary A description of the quarantine feature provided in the Tachyon Agent and implemented in the quarantine instructions present in the 1E-Explorer-TachyonCore.zip file. What is Quarantine? On Windows, the Tachyon Agent is able to prevent communicatio
Page: Tachyon release information
Details of the Tachyon release history, current release notes and details of third-party licenses. Tachyon 4.0 Release Notes – last updated These notes contain late-breaking information about Tachyon that you need to have to successfully install and use
Page: Tachyon Server installer properties
Summary A table of the Windows Installer properties for the Tachyon Server installer. Server installers Mandatory properties must be provided when installing using a command-line. The installer file is: TachyonServer.msi Property Default Mandatory Descrip
Page: Tachyon Server post-installation tasks
Installing and upgrading Summary Post-installation tasks, which include verification checks and mandatory and optional configuration tasks. Required tasks The following tasks must be performed post-installation. You may have already performed some of thes
Page: Tachyon Server reference
The following pages contain reference information specific to the Tachyon Server components of the Tachyon Platform:
Page: Tachyon Setup
Installing and upgrading Summary Using the Tachyon Setup wizard to check prerequisites, configure, install and verify Tachyon Server. To make the process of installing Tachyon Server easier, the Tachyon Setup wizard aims to help you: Prepare for a succes
Page: Tagging Tachyon Agent devices
Summary Tachyon Agent devices can have a number of custom tags assigned using Tachyon and the Tachyon agents. There are two types of tag: coverage tags, which can be used in the scopes for questions and actions to help target specific collections of devic
Page: Tasks
Summary How to use Tachyon's Task-based user interface to select and configure instructions. Tasks The Explorer→Instructions→Tasks page in Tachyon Explorer provides a structured view of the instructions defined in the product packs. It also lets you sched
Page: The action approval workflow
Summary How to run actions with approval. In this section... Running an action To run any action in Tachyon 3.0 you first need to ask a question. Questions may have coverage and question filters applied that restrict the number of devices that send respon
Page: The Tachyon Toolkit
Summary How to install the Tachyon Toolkit. The Tachyon Toolkit includes: Tachyon Toolkit Tachyon Certificate Manager Tachyon Log Reviewer Tachyon Run Instruction (command-line tool) Tachyon ConfigMgr UI Extensions. In this section...
Page: Title and filter bars
Summary Information about the title and filter bars that appear at the top of all Patch Sucess pages. Patch Success title bar The title bar shows information about the total number of devices and the patch status. The totals on the title bar are not affec
Page: Toolkit Requirements
Summary Requirements for installing the toolkit components. Requirements for Configuration Manager extensions Supported Platforms Supported Platforms Tachyon Toolkit Installation To install the toolkit requires the installation account has local Administr
Page: Troubleshooting
Summary A general methodology for investigating issues with Tachyon, as well as identifying key issues and their resolutions. In this section... 1E Support contact details Support Web portal Maintenance support customers can log onto the 1E Support Web Po
Page: Two-factor authentication
Summary How Tachyon implements two-factor authentication for users running actions. Two-factor authentication Tachyon is a powerful tool that enables changes to be made across an organization's entire estate. It employs RBAC to ensure that only users wit

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Page: Uninstalling Tachyon
Summary Guidance on how to tidy up after uninstallation of Tachyon, especially when wanting to reinstall Tachyon instead of upgrading. Uninstalling all the Tachyon components Tachyon components are uninstalled manually by using Windows Programs and Featur
Page: Upgrading Tachyon
Installing and upgrading Summary Guidance for upgrading Tachyon. Upgrading Tachyon Server to version 4.0 Before doing a re-installation or upgrade of the Tachyon Server, make a backup of the following: TachyonMaster database Backing up the Tachyon Respons
Page: Usage categories
Usage data is held in inventory repositories, and is obtained using the following types of connector: System Center Configuration Manager connector Tachyon connector Software installations can have one of the following 4 usage categories: Used Rarely Used
Page: Users page
Summary The Users page lets you view and manage the current users of Tachyon. From this page you can: Reactivate deactivated users Deactivate selected users Add new users Remove users View the details for particular users and set their roles. PU01 - Users
Page: Using Explorer
Summary How to use the Explorer application to investigate, remediate issues and manage operations across all your endpoints in real-time. Explorer can be reached directly using the following URL: https://<tachyon DNS Name FQDN>/Tachyon/App/#/explorer/ wh
Page: Using Explorer to investigate devices in Guaranteed State
Summary How to investigate devices displayed in the Guaranteed State pages using Explorer. Using Guaranteed State to define coverage for a question in Explorer Selecting the Rules view from the Reports page in Guaranteed State shows the compliance status
Page: Using Guaranteed State
Summary How to use the Guaranteed State application to ensure endpoint compliance to enterprise IT policies. Guaranteed State can be reached directly using the following URL: https://<tachyon DNS Name FQDN>/Tachyon/App/#/guaranteedstate/ where <tachyon DN
Page: Using Patch Success
Summary How to use the Patch Success application to report on and ensure successful patching of your enterprise. Patch Success can be reached directly using the following URL: https://<tachyon DNS Name FQDN>/Tachyon/App/#/patchsuccess/ where <tachyon DNS
Page: Using Settings
Summary How to use the Settings application to configure Tachyon system and application settings. Settings can be reached directly using the following URL: https://<tachyon DNS Name FQDN>/Tachyon/App/#/platform/ where <tachyon DNS Name FQDN> is the one se
Page: Using Tachyon in Configuration Manager
Summary How to use the Tachyon Configuration Manager extensions. The Tachyon Configuration Manager extensions are an optional part of the Tachyon Toolkit. In this section... Options available on the Tachyon menu Once the Tachyon Configuration Manager ext
Page: Using tags to set the coverage for a question - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on using predefined tags when setting the coverage for a question. Tachyon enables Coverage tag properties to be created and set on Tachyon Agent devices, which can then be used when setting the coverage for a question. The basic
Page: Using the Devices dashboard - Tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on using the Devices dashboard to filter and highlight specific devices. The example To illustrate the process of selecting a specific device in Tachyon we use an example of locating Windows servers. Setting filters The animation
Page: Using the Tachyon Policy Tool
Summary How to use the Tachyon Policy Tool to import and manage Guaranteed State policy objects. The Policy Tool is avaliable in the Tachyon Platform zip file from the 1E support portal page (https://1eportal.force.com https://1eportal.force.com/). The Ta

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Page: vCenter connector
Connects to a vCenter server and pulls in inventory data. Before adding a new vCenter connector, you will need the following: Install VMware PowerCLI on the Tachyon Master server A vCenter user account and password vCenter connector configuration Before y
Page: Verifying
Design ConsiderationsVerifying PreparationVerifying Implementation Verify selected.png Summary Basic verification tests that cover a single-server installation of Tachyon Server. These tests should be run in series. They start with basic server checks, t

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Home page: Welcome
Welcome to the documentation space. Here we describe all aspects of configuring and using Tachyon. Here's a quick overview of what the Tachyon documentation pages will tell you. _Copyright
Page: Windows Server Update Services connector
Connects to a WSUS database and pulls in patch data. Before adding a new Windows Server Update Services connector, you will need the following: a SQL Login for the WSUS database, if not using Network Service (computer$) Windows Server Update Services con

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