Overview

This guide describes reference information for the Tanium™ Core Platform and Tanium™ Clients. You can deploy the platform on any of the following infrastructure types:

Tanium™ Appliance

The hardened physical or virtual Tanium Appliance is designed for the low-latency and high-throughput needs of the Tanium Core Platform. For additional deployment information and procedures, see the Tanium Appliance Installation Guide.

Windows deployment

You can deploy the Tanium Core Platform servers on customer-provided Windows Server hardware. For additional deployment information and procedures, see the Tanium Core Platform Deployment Guide for Windows.

Tanium™ as a Service (recommended)

You can deploy the Tanium Core Platform as a cloud-based service with no customer-provided infrastructure. For additional deployment information and procedures, see the Tanium as a Service User Guide.

The Tanium Core Platform in an Appliance or Windows deployment includes the following server types:

  • Tanium™ Server
  • Tanium™ Module Server
  • Tanium™ Zone Server

For additional information about these servers, see the Tanium Core Platform Deployment Guide for Windows: Overview.

For deployment and reference information relating to the Tanium Client, see the Tanium Client User Guide and Tanium Client Management User Guide.