Let's take a look at each of the Tachyon components in slightly more detail.
The following components are IIS Web Applications that reside on a single-server.
Under the Tachyon website:
Under the Default Web Site:
The Core is a Tachyon Response Stack component which has two web applications, Core and Core Internal.
Core does the following:
Core Internal does the following:
The Background Channel is a Tachyon Response Stack component which provides a means for the Tachyon Agents to retrieve large data items from Tachyon without loading the Tachyon Switch:
The Switch is a Tachyon Response Stack component which provides the following:
The Switch Host service is responsible for starting local Switches.
Tachyon Portal UI
Tachyon users browse to the Tachyon Portal to access Tachyon applications:
The Consumer API provides the following:
The Coordinator service is the coordinating service used by Tachyon components. It has the following modules:
onds to requests for instrumentation data from the Consumer API.
Supports the two-factor authentication feature, with email.
|The Catalog website used to view and interact with the Catalog.|
Catalog Update Service
|Service used to connect to the 1E Cloud Catalog in order to download the latest catalog entries..|
|APIs used to manage and update the 1E Catalog.|
SLA Platform APIs
The Admin APIs are used to manage the SLA Platform.
The Core External APIs are used by SLA Platform clients, including the AppClarity Software Reclaimer. The Software Reclaimer will be a feature in a future version of Tachyon.
SLA Platform UI
|The Platform website used to view and interact with the Inventory.|
|The Engine service is the coordinating service used by SLA Platform components. This includes processing of Management groups within SLA.|
|The Integrate Agent performs Connector functions by connecting to data sources and importing data into repositories. The Integrate Manager manages Agent operations including respository action schedules.|
|The inventory repositories.|
|The Operations Provider and functions|
BI MDX API
|APIs used to manage SLA Business Intelligence.|
|The primary examples of Consumers are the Tachyon applications (Explorer, Guaranteed State, Patch Success and Settings) other examples include external consumers such as Configuration Manager extensions.|
Tachyon has two databases:
SLA Platform has three databases:
SLA BI has two databases:
|Each Tachyon Agent runs on one of the devices you want to include in your Tachyon managed estate. The Tachyon Agents communicate with the Tachyon Switches and the Background Channel to provide responses to instructions (questions and actions).|