Reference: Deploy endpoint tools
Endpoint Configuration installs Deploy tools on endpoints. You can check the status of these tools with the Endpoint Configuration - Get Tools Status sensor.
Files in this directory primarily exist for historical reasons and provide limited functionality. Dependent on Software Management.
The long-running Python Deploy process and platform-specific scripts. This directory also includes file downloads, logs, database files, and other artifacts.
|swmgr-cx (or Software Manager)||
Tanium Client extension that starts Software Management, the Deploy process. Software Manager is also used for Client Management Endpoint Must Gathers.
Software Management and Software Manager are different tools, although their names are similar.
Software Manager is also used by Patch and Asset.
|Deploy - Euss Tool Wrapper and Tanium EUSS||
If you are using End-User Self Service and notifications, Deploy also uses the End-User Notifications tool. For more information, see Tanium End-User Notifications User Guide: Reference: End-User Notifications tool.
TPython binary and libraries installed by Endpoint Configuration. TPython executes Software Management and its associated code.
python38 is also used by other Tanium solutions and is commonly found on Tanium-managed endpoints.
Tanium Client Extension that runs Tanium Index. If an endpoint uses both Asset and Deploy, Index must be installed for Deploy on the endpoint. Index is not used by Deploy but is a dependency of swmgr-cx. You can disable but not uninstall Index on Deploy endpoints.
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