Tanium Containers requirements

Review the requirements before you install and use Tanium Containers.

Tanium dependencies

Component Requirement
Taniumâ„¢ Core Platform1 7.4.1 or later (requires access to the tanium-init.dat)
Tanium products

Tanium Interact 2.4.50 or later to query the Container sensors

(Optional) Trends 3.6 or later to view the Containers board

1 The license entitlement for the Tanium Core Platform includes the Containers solution.

Third-party software

Tanium Containers supports the following container versions in on-premises and cloud environments.

Confirm that the Tanium Client Container is hosted on a private container registry to securely provide the Tanium Client Container image. Do not host the image on a public container registry.

Software Requirement Supported runtime environments
Kubernetes 1.15 or later
  • Use Linux-based worker nodes with the following operating systems (OSes):
  • Use a private container registry or similar to provide the Tanium Client Container to the worker nodes.
  • Use Containerd, cRIO, or Docker as the container runtime.
Red Hat OpenShift 3.x or later
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux CoreOS (RHCOS)