Installing Tanium Server

The Taniumâ„¢ Server role installation creates the Tanium Server and database server, SSL certificates, SSH keys, and Tanium Server configuration database.

Before you begin

Make sure:

Install Tanium Server

  1. Log into the Tanium Server appliance as the user tanadmin.

    The TanOS console displays the tanadmin menu.

  2. Enter 1 to go to the Tanium Installation menu.
  3. Enter 2 to install the Tanium Server.
  4. When prompted, specify a password for the initial Tanium Console admin user (tanium).

    You specify the Tanium Console admin user (tanium) and password when you complete the Module Server registration with the Tanium Server and when you log into the Tanium Console for the first time. Make sure you specify a password that you will be able to recall.

  5. When prompted, specify the Tanium platform version you want to install.
  6. Enter YES to continue with the installation.

The installation is completed in about 30 seconds.

Next steps

  1. Download the Tanium Server public key file so you can include it in Tanium Client installation packages.
  2. Installing Tanium Module Server.

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