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: 192

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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 Client command-line parameters
Command-line interface (CLI) parameters available to the 1E Client executable. 1E Client command-line parameters 1E.Client.exe -console -runservice -uninstall[=module1,module2,...] -getdbkey -reconfigure name1=value1 -stdin -stop [-immediate] -start [-imm
Page: 1E Client installer page
Summary The 1E Client 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 1E Client to be rolled out across a network in conju
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 in regard to certain features that are implemented across companion 1E products. To view the general platf
Page: 1E ConfigMgrConsoleExtensions Product Pack
@self Instruction text (ReadablePayload) Type Description Instruction file name Version What is the health of the SCCM clients (checking inventory has run and policy has been evaluated in the last <numdays> days)? Question Evaluates the ConfigMgr Client h
Page: 1E Explorer TachyonAgent Product Pack
@self Instruction text (ReadablePayload) Type Description Instruction file name Version What is the Tachyon Agent's connection summary? Question Retrieves connectivity diagnostic information from Tachyon Agents. 1E-Explorer-TachyonAgent-AgentConnectionDia
Page: 1E Explorer TachyonCore Product Pack
@self Instruction text (ReadablePayload) Type Description Instruction file name Version Add <action> action Windows firewall rule to IP address <ipaddress> Action Add a specified action firewall rule to a specified IP address. Windows only. 1E-Explorer-Ta
Page: 1E Inventory Product Pack
@self Instruction text (ReadablePayload) Type Description Instruction file name Version Which processors are in the device? With a stagger of <limitSecs> seconds. Question Processor details 1E-Inventory-Device-GetProcessors 3 Inventory - what is the summa
Page: 1E ITSM Connect
Integration between Tachyon and the ServiceNow ITSM (Information Technology Service Management) module is enabled using the 1E ITSM Connect app, which is available for download from the ServiceNow app store and can be installed on any ServiceNow instance.
Page: 1E Patch Success Product Pack
Classic Product Pack used to create the 1E Patch Success instruction set required by the Patch Success application. For more details please refer to: Configuring Patch Success for steps required to upload this product pack and create set Patch Success 1.2
Page: 1E Tachyon Platform Product Pack
@self Instruction text (ReadablePayload) Type Description Instruction file name Version Tachyon Platform verification stage 1 Question Stage 1 of the Tachyon Platform verification will return all software installed on each 1E Client endpoint. Verification

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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 client devices, which can then be used when setting the coverage for a quest
Page: ActiveEfficiency Server installer properties
ActiveEfficiency Server installer properties
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 client devices, which can then be used when setting the coverage for a quest
Page: AI Powered Auto-curation
Introduction Describes the AI Powered Auto-curation feature that improves software inventory results. Using the AI Powered Auto-curation feature you'll be able to increase the total amount of normalized software in your Inventory repositories. This is don
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
Summary How inventoried products are matched with the Catalog. 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

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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 device details and connectivity
Summary Tachyon Explorer lets you view details for devices on your network including real-time visibility of which devices are currently connected (online) and can therefore be interacted with directly. Device details are stored in the Tachyon Master data
Page: Client issues
Client issues Troubleshooting common issues that you may be having with installation and configuration of the 1E Client.
Page: Communication Ports
Summary Diagrams and tables with all the external Tachyon communication ports. Useful, if needed, for network and device firewalls. Please refer to Tachyon Architecture for architecture diagrams. Connections diagram The diagram below shows Tachyon connect
Page: Components page
Summary The Components page displays the configuration options and activity for all the components that make up the Tachyon platform. CM07 -Components page.png The Components table The following table provides a description of the columns in the Component
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. In this version of Tachyon, you only need to configure users with the following roles to use and administer Guaranteed State: Guaranteed State Viewers role, who can view the dashboards or an administrat
Page: Configuring NightWatchman Online Status
Configuring NightWatchman integration with Tachyon to provide online / offline status lights in the NightWatchman Management Center console. Enabling Online Status using Tachyon integration
Page: Configuring Nomad Download Pause
The Nomad Download Pause feature lets you immediately pause or resume current and future Nomad downloads at the press of a button. It is integrated directly into the Configuration Manager console and lets you select the collections you want to control. Th
Page: Connectors page
Summary Connectors are used to connect to other 1E and third party systems and populate repositories. Tachyon provides the following inventory connectors to populate the Tachyon inventory repository: Use the links above to find more information about each
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 clients start and connect to Tachyon they provide some basic information about the devices they are running on that enable
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 the Tags instruction set
Summary Steps for creating the Tags instruction set containing instructions for setting, deleting and querying coverage and freeform tags. Prerequisites To creating the Tags instruction set, you will need the following: A Tachyon administrator will need t
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 your own policy
Summary How to define a policy in Guaranteed State. For details of policy objects you can use to create your own policies, please refer to Integrated Product Packs reference. Defining a policy You define a policy from Guaranteed State->Administration->Po
Page: Deploying a Policy
Summary How to deploy a Policy in Guaranteed State. Assigning a policy to a management group Before deploying the policy we must first define the devices to which the policy will be sent. We do this by assigning a policy to a management group. To do this,
Page: Deploying Tachyon clients
Tachyon client features are provided by the 1E Client, which also provide client modules for Shopping/WSA, WakeUp and Nomad. The following headings are links that will take you to pages in the 1E Client 5.0 documentation space. Installing and upgrading
Page: Design Considerations
Implementation Design selected.pngDesign Considerations PreparationDesign Considerations VerifyingDesign Considerations Summary Information that will help you design and plan the implementation of Tachyon in your organization. This page is part of the des
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 client devices according to the OS running on the devices. Operating system version Partitio

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Page: Ex 1 - TCN Adv 5.0 - TIMS Explained
TIMS Explained Tachyon Instruction Management Studio (TIMS) is a graphical user interface for authoring and testing Tachyon instructions and Guaranteed State fragments, which can then be saved so they can be uploaded and used in your Tachyon platform. The
Page: Ex 1 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Installing and Configuring Tachyon Prerequisites
Installing and Configuring Tachyon Prerequisites Tachyon has a few prerequisites which need to be installed before the server components can be installed. The installer will install the server roles and features via PowerShell scripts, however there are a
Page: Ex 10 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Creating Instructions and Fragments Using TIMS
Creating Instructions and Fragments Using TIMS Tachyon provides many Instructions and Product Packs full of Instructions that can be executed out of the box from Tachyon. However, the value of Tachyon is its extendibility. Quite often, use cases will aris
Page: Ex 11 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Working with Experience
Working with Experience In this lab we will learn how to configure and use Experience. In Experience we think about 3 personas, they are: End User Computing Manager Level 3 Helpdesk Analyst – An Escalation Engineer typically working on wide spread issues
Page: Ex 2 - TCN Adv 5.0 - TIMS Functions
TIMS Functions Now that you have a basic understanding of how instructions are built, including an understanding of Methods and Modules, we will explore some functions that will allow us to build complex Instructions using TIMS. TIMS uses a proprietary la
Page: Ex 2 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Installing Tachyon
Installing Tachyon In this lab, we will install all Tachyon components onto the same server which we have prepared with the prerequisites, 1ETRNAP. This includes the roles and features required for the Tachyon installation. In addition, we will deploy the
Page: Ex 3 - TCN Adv 5.0 - SCALE The Relational Model
Thinking Relationally It is important that when writing SCALE we think Relationally, the on demand training talks about why this is important and here we are going to carry out some exercises to practice the theory discussed there. As a brief reminder, th
Page: Ex 3 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Exploring the Settings Application
Exploring the Settings Application Now that Tachyon has been installed and the 1E Client deployed, and we have explored the Tachyon Portal and the Applications, we are ready to configure Tachyon. Before we can use Tachyon, we need to create some users and
Page: Ex 4 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Creating an Instruction: Critical Services
Creating an Instruction: Critical Services In this lab, we will create a complex instruction from scratch. Now that we understand the different functions available for use in TIMS, we can employ the methods in conjunction with the functions to create an i
Page: Ex 4 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Instruction Sets and Management Groups
Instruction Sets and Management Groups Instructions are at the core of Tachyon functionality. Instructions define what we can do in Tachyon, from asking questions to executing actions, as well as how the data is presented back. Different Instructions prov
Page: Ex 5 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Creating an Instruction that executes a Script
Creating an Instruction that executes a Script Now that we have created two complex Instructions using the native language, we will create an Instruction using a PowerShell (PS) script. There may be instances where you might not be able to accomplish your
Page: Ex 5 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Working with Instructions
Working with Instructions Now that we have added a Product Pack and analysed the inner working of the Instruction, we will add more Instructions and begin working with Tachyon. The Instructions we add will provide different functionality in terms of quest
Page: Ex 6 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Visualization and Aggregation
Visualization and Aggregation Visualization is the ability within a the results of an instruction to view the data as a chart of some type, or types, in addition to the standard tables that would normally be returned. And we will now create visualizations
Page: Ex 6 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Working with Patch Success
Working with Patch Success In this lab we will learn how to configure and use Patch Success. Configuring Tachyon for Patch Success This exercise will show you how to configure Tachyon to use Patch Success. We have already configured our connector to use T
Page: Ex 7 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Extending Guaranteed State
Extending Guaranteed State In this Lab we will use TIMS to create some fragments to extend the functionality for our rules beyond what is available out of the box in Guaranteed State. Creating a Product Pack for Guaranteed State We will now use TIMS to cr
Page: Ex 7 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Working with Inventory
Working with Inventory In this lab we will learn how to configure and use Inventory. Configuring Tachyon for Inventory This exercise will show you how to configure Tachyon to use Inventory. We have already configured our connector to use Tachyon Powered I
Page: Ex 8 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Real World Examples for Guaranteed State
Real World Examples for Guaranteed State Application Health Check There are times when we have an application that we need to make sure is running and up to date like Windows Defender or other anti-malware solutions. This exercise will build a policy to c
Page: Ex 8 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Using Guaranteed State
Using Guaranteed State Guaranteed State allows us to check our environment against a desired configuration and remediate any devices that do not meet that desired configuration. We use a combination of Policies and Rules to accomplish this with Tachyon. B
Page: Ex 9 - TCN Adv 5.0 - Tachyon Activity Record
Tachyon Activity Record Tachyon Activity Record, also referred to as Tachyon Agent Historic Data Capture is a mechanism through which the Tachyon Agent continuously captures details of certain events as they happen, in a similar way to Windows Task Manage
Page: Ex 9 - TCN Opr v5.0 - Microsoft Configuration Manager Integration
Microsoft Configuration Manager Integration In addition to being able to run instructions from the Tachyon explorer, Tachyon also has Configuration Manager Console extensions which allow you to run Tachyon instructions directly from the Configuration Mana
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
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 will need the following: inventory files with the correct column structure folder location with at least read

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Page: Glossary
Summary A glossary of Tachyon terminology. Tachyon alphabetical glossary Term Definition 1E Client 1E Client provides client features and modules for 1E products including Tachyon. It replaces the Tachyon Glossary. Action In Tachyon an Action is a specifi
Page: Guaranteed State Concepts
Summary Concepts used by the Guaranteed State application, which ensures device compliance with enterprise IT policies. About Guaranteed State Guaranteed State is a feature, first introduced in Tachyon 4.0, which allows you to easily check and enforce dev
Page: Guaranteed State Features
Summary An overview of Guaranteed State features. The Guaranteed State application gives you the ability to ensure device compliance with enterprise IT policies. For more information please refer to the Using Guaranteed State section of this documentation
Page: Guaranteed State Overview page
Summary The overview page shows a dashboard with six charts, that reflect the currently selected policy or all policies. The dashboard is refreshed (recalculated) when: opened or the page is refreshed in the browser a different policy is selected autorefr

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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 clients. Assumptions The steps given on this page assume: Tachyon is already installed on the internal (corporate) network The Tachyon DMZ Server hosts only the Tac
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
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 clients, including a guide to upgrading. At its minimum, Ta
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 is found in the
Page: Installing TIMS
Tachyon Instruction Management Studio (TIMS) is a graphical user interface for authoring and testing Tachyon instructions, which can then be saved so they can be uploaded and used in your Tachyon system. Installing TIMS
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: Integrated Product Packs
Summary Guaranteed State includes a set of out-of-the-box policies known as Integrated Product Packs. This section provides information on these Integrated Product Packs which are provided with the Tachyon release and includes details on how to upload the
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... Tachyon real-tim
Page: Inventory features
Summary The Inventory app captures data from different sources, then consolidates, normalizes and stores it in Inventory repositories. The Inventory app captures data from different sources, then consolidates, normalizes and stores it in Inventory reposit
Page: Inventory reference
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 cannot find an issue and its workaround on this page, please try searching the 1E Support Portal (https://1eportal.force.com/s/tachyontopicdetail

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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. In the Products section, under Features, you can see which consumers you are able to use, and which type o
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 Names and locations of log files created by Tachyon Server, 1E Client, and Tachyon tools. Tachyon Setup logs Tachyon Setup creates a Setup log file for itself and an Install log for each of the components (if used) in the same folder as itself: AE

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Page: Manage associations
Summary Applications and Packages in Configuration Manager are identified by a name and optionally publisher and version arbitrarily determined by the Configuration Manager administrator that created them. The Tachyon platform uses a standard format of Ve
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: Microsoft SCCM Client Health Integrated Product Pack
@self Microsoft SCCM Client Health Policy Instructions Unless already uploaded, the following instructions are added to an Instruction set named: MS SCCM Client Health Readable Payload Type Description Name Version Start the ConfigMgr client service Actio
Page: Microsoft SCCM Client Health Policy
Overview Many businesses rely on Configuration Manager to deploy software, patches and updates across their company networks. It is crucial that Configuration Manager is working effectively. The Microsoft SCCM Client Health policy monitors Configuration M
Page: Monitoring Menu
Summary Viewing Tachyon logs. Using Settings In this section...

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Page: Naming conventions
Summary Suggested naming conventions for connectors, repositories, schedules, and management groups. Tachyon and its applications create a number of default objects, therefore useful names will help differentiate them. Naming conventions will make it easi
Page: Nomad Client Health Integrated Product Pack
@self Nomad Client Health Policy Instructions The following table shows the instructions included in the Integrated Product Pack. Unless already uploaded, the following instructions are added to an Instruction set named: Nomad Client Health Readable Paylo
Page: Nomad Client Health Policy
Overview Nomad is now included as part of the 1E Client, and as part of that integration, we now offer a Nomad client health compliance policy in Guaranteed State. This verifies common Nomad requirements such as ACP registration, disk availability, firewa

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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 To

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Page: Performing an action - tutorial
Summary A quick tutorial on asking a question and then performing 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
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: Preparing for the Tachyon Configuration Manager console extensions
Summary A step-by-step guide to configuring prerequisites required for the Tachyon Configuration Manager console extensions, before Installing the Tachyon toolkit. Requirements Supported Platforms Supported versions of client OS and Configuration Manager
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 If you have added at least one System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) connector you will now have the option to uninstall software using SCCM and to use Test CM Connection. To enable this option

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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: Repositories page
Summary Repositories are used by applications to process and store information. Tachyon provides an Inventory repository out-of-the-box. Some consumer applications provide their own types of repositories. Repository types Used by Used for Application Migr
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 Sch
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: Installing Tachyon Server. 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. On-premises configurations The tables below are minimum specifications for on-premises installations. Tachyon is recommended to be insta
Page: ServiceNow approvals for Tachyon
Summary How to configure ServiceNow and Tachyon so that ServiceNow can be used to approve Tachyon actions and scheduled instructions. This feature is not related to 1E ITSM Connect. Configuring integration between Tachyon and ServiceNow Set the DefaultWor
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
A getting started guide to configuring and verifying your Tachyon system so that you can run customized Tachyon Instructions. 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 Intelligence installer. Business Intelligence is only required by the Patch Success application. Server installers Mandatory properties must be provided when installing using a comma
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 Server Components Category Product Notes Server OS SELECT '* ' + os + CHAR(10) FROM [release] AS r INNER JOIN [product
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 you 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
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 are enabled System Cen
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 - Nomad as Content Provider Lab Guide
Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Tachyon – Using Nomad as Content Provider Our lab currently has Tachyon v4.1 installed. In this lab we will install Nomad 7.0 and enable the Nomad module of the 1E Client which is
Page: Tachyon Activity Record
Summary A description of the benefits of Tachyon Activity Record feature and how the data can be retrieved. Also known as Tachyon Inventory, it was previously known as Historical Data Capture. What is Tachyon Activity Record? Tachyon clients capture cert
Page: Tachyon Advanced v5.0 Lab Guide
Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Lab Guide Multi Excerpts Tachyon Advanced v5.0 This lab will teach you how to create some complex Instructions using SCALE. You will also learn how to create some advanced fragment
Page: Tachyon Architecture
Summary A description of Tachyon Stacks and their Tachyon components, the Tachyon clients and how they connect to provide the Tachyon features. Tachyon deployment architecture At the top-most level, Tachyon architecture consists of Tachyon Server componen
Page: Tachyon client reference
Reference information for Tachyon client features of the 1E Client: Please refer to: 1E Client 5.0 for more information about other client features and modules, and deploying the 1E Client Tachyon SDK - Writing Tachyon Instructions for information about t
Page: Tachyon client settings
Installer properties and configuration file settings for the Tachyon client features of the 1E Client. These settings are common to Windows and non-Windows platforms. Tachyon client settings
Page: Tachyon connector
Summary Connects the Tachyon and SLA components to support Management group and Tachyon Powered Inventory features. The Tachyon Powered Inventory feature uses instructions to fetch inventory data from Tachyon clients, and is a prerequisite for Patch Succe
Page: Tachyon Core Integrated Product Pack
@self Fragments The following fragments are not currently used in ready-made policies provided by 1E, but you can use them to create custom policies. The Parameters column in the following table shows the ranges and default values for the parameters. The
Page: Tachyon Core Utilities
Overview This Integrated Product Pack does not include any instructions, policies or rules. However, it does contain a number of triggers, preconditions, checks and fixes that can be used to help build your own policies, as described in Defining your own
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. The page provides a brief overview of each feature and links to other pages with more detail. Installation Tachyon provides a Tachyon Setup wizard that installs all of the separate parts o
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 Switch now supports Windows Certificate Store (instead of Switch c
Page: Tachyon installation requirements on-premises
A summary of Design Considerations and Requirements for Tachyon 5.0 and 1E Client 5.0. It is comprehensive but may not contain everything that is in those pages. This document describes requirements for an on‑premises installation of. Tachyon version 5.0
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 Operator v5.0 Lab Guide
Lab Guide Multi ExcerptsLab Guide Multi ExcerptsLab Guide Multi ExcerptsLab Guide Multi Excerpts Tachyon Operator v5.0 This course is designed to teach you how to install and configure Tachyon. You will upload some instructions. You will then ask some qu
Page: Tachyon Platform zip
The TachyonPlatform zip file can be downloaded from 1E Support Portal (1eportal.force.com/s/tachyontopicdetail https://1eportal.force.com/s/tachyontopicdetail). Extracting the zip will create a folder structure containing the following, where highlighted
Page: Tachyon Product Pack deployment tool
Summary A description of the Tachyon Product Pack deployment tool. The Tachyon Product Pack deployment tool can be used to upload multiple Classic and Integrated Product Packs into Tachyon. The Tachyon Product Pack Deployment Tool is found in the root fol
Page: Tachyon Product Packs reference
Reference information for Product Packs included in the Tachyon Platform zip. These Product Packs are required to support various features of Tachyon. The Tachyon Platform zip is downloaded from the 1E Support Portal (1eportal.force.com/s/tachyontopicdet
Page: Tachyon Quarantine
Summary A description of the quarantine feature provided in the Tachyon client and implemented in the quarantine instructions present in the 1E-Explorer-TachyonCore.zip file. What is Quarantine? On Windows, the Tachyon client is able to prevent communicat
Page: Tachyon release information
Details of the Tachyon release history, current release notes and details of third-party licenses. Tachyon 5.0 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
Reference information specific to 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 client devices
Summary Tachyon client devices can have a number of custom tags assigned using Tachyon and the Tachyon clients. 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 dev
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 What's included in the Tachyon Toolkit, and how to install it. The Tachyon Toolkit includes: Tachyon Toolkit - Tachyon Run Instruction (command-line tool) Tachyon Configuration Manager console extensions - only installed if the Configuration Manag
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: Training
Summary An introduction to Tachyon training resources, including lab guides. Available training for This page provides links to the available training on. The Operator course is the start point and is for those who need to design, install, configure and u
Page: Trigger templates and preconditions reference
@self Trigger templates Name Readable Payload and summary Parameters Included in TriggerTemplate-FileChange On change of file "<fileName>" When a file changes (Windows only) File Name File path of file to be monitored, default is null. Nomad Client Health
Page: Troubleshooting
Summary A general methodology for investigating issues with Tachyon, as well as identifying key issues and their resolutions. For known issues relating to specific components please refer to their troubleshooting pages: Clients 1E Client 5.0 1E Client Dep
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 How to tidy up after uninstalling Tachyon. Follow these recommendations if you want to reinstall Tachyon instead of upgrading. Uninstalling all the Tachyon server components Use the Tachyon Setup wizard to uninstall instead of Windows Programs and
Page: Upgrading Tachyon
Installing and upgrading Summary Guidance for upgrading Tachyon. Upgrading to Tachyon 5.0 If you have one of the following, then you can simply run Tachyon Setup on your existing server to upgrade to Tachyon 5.0. Tachyon 3.3 Tachyon 4.1 SLA Platform 3.3 w
Page: Uploading the Integrated Product Packs
Summary How to upload the Product Packs provided with the Tachyon release. 1E provides a number of Guaranteed State policies and Instructions with the Tachyon release on the support portal. Getting started Integrated Product Packs are loaded into Tachyon
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 Device Criticality
Summary Assigning Criticality to devices according to their importance within your organization. Overview Device criticality is an attribute of a device that you define for its importance within your organization. You must agree the criteria for importanc
Page: Using Experience
The Experience application allows you to measure performance, stability and responsiveness for applications and devices to assess user experience across your enterprise. Using Experience
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 Inventory
Summary How to use the Inventory application to view and export inventory, and manage associations. Inventory can be reached directly using the following URL: https://<tachyon DNS Name FQDN>/Tachyon/App/#/inventory where <tachyon DNS Name FQDN> is the one
Page: Using Location
Summary Assigning Location to devices within your organization. Overview Tachyon Explorer allows you to use Location when defining coverage for an instruction. For example, you can choose to target an instruction to be sent only to devices whose location
Page: Using Patch Success
Patch Success lets you maximize success of enterprise-wide patch deployment. It provides a view of patch state of your estate, as well as supplementing your existing patch deployment methods. Using Patch Success
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 client 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

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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 A vCenter user account and password vCenter connector configuration To add the vCenter connector: In Conn
Page: Verifying
Design ConsiderationsVerifying PreparationVerifying Implementation Verify selected.pngVerifying Summary Basic verification tests that cover a single-server installation of Tachyon Server. These tests only cover Tachyon and do not verify the configuration

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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 Client Health Integrated Product Pack
@self Windows Client Health Policy Instructions The following table shows the instructions included in the Integrated Product Pack. Unless already uploaded, the following instructions are added to an Instruction set named: Windows Client Health Readable P
Page: Windows Client Health Policy
Overview Over time Windows devices can develop performance problems related to device or service availability. This policy verifies the available storage capacity on devices, notifies of application crashes, monitors WMI health and service function and al
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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