Exercise Overview:

Using Inventory

In this lab we will learn how to check the configuration.

Confirm Tachyon is Configured for Inventory

This exercise will show you how to check that Tachyon is configured to use Inventory. The connector is pre configured to use Tachyon Powered Inventory. The necessary Instruction Set 1E Inventory used by Tachyon Powered Inventory has also been pre configured. These steps are covered in the Install and Configure course, if you need to know how to do this you should sign up for that course.

Confirm Permissions to use Inventory 

A number of roles have been assigned to different users, in this section we will confirm all were correctly applied. The assignment is part of the Install and Configure course, if you need to know how to do this you should sign up for that course.

The roles assigned were:
Inventory Administrators
Inventory Viewers
  1. Navigate to Settings – Permissions – Roles.
  2. Click on Inventory Administrators then the Members tab
  3. Confirm Manager1 is listed (along with Tachyon Connector)
  4. Click on Roles and Inventory Viewers
  5. Confirm User is listed in the Members tab

Confirm the Inventory Install and Population

  1. Open C:\ProgramData\1E\SLA Platform\AI
  2. This is where AI feature is unpacked, confirm there are folders and files here
  3. Open C:\ProgramData\1E\SLA Platform\

  1. Open the Engine.log confirm there are entries

2020-01-31 16:40:08.1950 INFO  Action Process AIEngine starting! Jobs: 1/5
2020-01-31 16:40:08.1950 INFO  ID=a29aaa06-6fd9-4b1b-a9d4-f30b86e23c00 Starting action: 24
2020-01-31 16:40:08.1950 DEBUG [HubConnection] Adding notification '24' to queue. Queue count:3.
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2080 INFO  Folder's available in PreProcessAsync: output- True, input- True, tempDir- True, training- True
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2080 INFO  Catalog web address: http://Tachyon2019.Soak.Local:80/CatalogWeb/
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  Creating SHA1 Hash for the first time installation
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  SHA1 Hash created successfully!
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  Is higher version False, localVersion, serverVersion
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  serverFileDetails.Base64filehash 0x853E29401B209301C9F9C4D381202C931816C871, modelFileDetails.Base64filehash
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  Condition for download before checking: True
2020-01-31 16:40:08.2530 INFO  Downloading AI Model File

2020-01-31 16:44:15.8065 INFO  process started - 8552process name is 1E-AIEngine
2020-01-31 16:44:15.8065 INFO  in wait for exit async
2020-01-31 16:44:15.8065 INFO  In Read Async

  1. Log on to 1ETRNW72 as Manager1
  2. Open the Tachyon Portal in Chrome (if not already open)
  3. Click Switch App and choose Inventory
  4. The page should open on Software Inventory → Dashboard if it has not navigate there
  5. Confirm that data is displayed, we will look at the data and options shortly.
  6. Data exists as we have already synced the data from Config Mgr and generated the cube data

Lab Summary

In this lab we looked at the Inventory Application. We confirmed the correct roles were assigned to viewers and Administrators, 

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Ex 2 - Tachyon v5.2 - Using - Using Inventory as a Viewer