Getting started with Interact

Step 1: Review the requirements

Review the system, network, security, and user role requirements: see Requirements.

Step 2: Sign on to the Tanium Console

See Tanium Console User Guide: Sign on to and out of the Tanium Console.

Step 3: Install Interact

See Tanium Console User Guide: Manage Tanium modules.

For Interact 2.0 or earlier, the Tanium Server installs Interact automatically if your Tanium license is in the Tanium Server installation directory when you first sign on to the Tanium Console.

Step 4: (Optional) Customize Interact

Customize the Interact Overview page: see Customize Tanium module overview pages.

Step 5: (Optional) Configure the Tanium Data Service

Configure the Tanium Server to automatically collect results for specific sensors so that you can see those results for endpoints that are offline when you issue questions: see Manage sensor results collection.

Step 6: Ask questions

Issue dynamic questions to retrieve information about the endpoints in your network: see Asking questions .

Step 7: Analyze and manage question results

For example, you can drill down into the question results with additional questions, filter the Question Results grid, and export its content: see Managing question results.

Step 8: Deploy ad-hoc actions or schedule recurring actions

Deploy ad-hoc actions or schedule recurring actions based on question results: see Deploying actions.

Step 9: Manage saved questions

For example, you can create saved questions, assign them to dashboards, assign the dashboards to categories, and assign saved questions to content sets based on RBAC requirements. See Managing saved questions.

Step 1: Review the requirements

Review the system, network, security, and user role requirements: see Requirements.

Step 2: Sign on to the Tanium Console

See Tanium Console User Guide: Sign on to and out of the Tanium Console.

Step 3: (Optional) Customize Interact

Customize the Interact Overview page: see Customize Tanium module overview pages.

Step 4: (Optional) Configure the Tanium Data Service

Configure the Tanium Server to automatically collect results for specific sensors so that you can see those results for endpoints that are offline when you issue questions: see Manage sensor results collection.

Step 5: Ask questions

Issue dynamic questions to retrieve information about the endpoints in your network: see Asking questions .

Step 6: Analyze and manage question results

For example, you can drill down into the question results with additional questions, filter the Question Results grid, and export its content: see Managing question results.

Step 7: Deploy ad-hoc actions or schedule recurring actions

Deploy ad-hoc actions or schedule recurring actions based on question results: see Deploying actions.

Step 8: Manage saved questions

For example, you can create saved questions, assign them to dashboards, assign the dashboards to categories, and assign saved questions to content sets based on RBAC requirements. See Managing saved questions.